Tue, 2 Sep 2014 02:03:16 News Releases from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Pacific Region Latest news from the U.S. Fish and Wildlfe Service Pacific Region http://www.fws.gov/pacific/newsroom/ fish and wildlife service, fish, refuges, duck stamps, hunting, permits en fw1webmaster@fws.gov http://www.fws.gov/graphics/logo2005.gif http://www.fws.gov/pacific/newsroom/ Offical U.S. Fish and Wildlife Logo News Releases from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Pacific Region Service Proposes Designation of Critical Habitat for Western Yellow-Billed Cuckoo The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is proposing to designate 546,335 acres of critical habitat for the western distinct population segment (DPS) of the yellow-billed cuckoo (Coccyzus americanus) in 80 separate units in Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, Utah and Wyoming. The bird is a neotropical migrant that winters in South America and nests along rivers and streams in western North America. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 10:06:55 http://www.fws.gov/pacific/news/news.cfm?id=2144375340 Innovative Pacific Lamprey Geocache Project Combines Recreation and Conservation Innovative new project uses geocaching to help Pacific lamprey migrate. Wed, 13 Aug 2014 10:58:54 http://www.fws.gov/pacific/news/news.cfm?id=2144375339