With the world of wildlife photography splashed across such social media platforms as Instagram, Facebook, Flickr and Twitter, Friends groups and refuges are embracing digital photography. Read more in the current issue of our Friends Forward newsletter here.
Seven wildland firefighters stationed at Wichita Mountains Refuge, OK, were recently awarded the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service National Fire Safety Award for sustained safe performance during flash flood recovery efforts in May 2015. Read the details here.
Since 2010, the National Wildlife Refuge System has embarked on strategically and collaboratively addressing the mounting challenges faced by conserving America’s wild plants, fish, animals and their habitats in our rapidly changing world.
The efforts have culminated in an array of plans and products that strive for new ways to conserve America’s wildlife and wildlife places. Read More...