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Long-billed curlew in fight (Photo: Jane Abel) Photo: Jane Abel
Sand verbena moth (Photo: USFWS) Photo: USFWS
Adult coho salmon carcasses on Longfellow Creek (Photo: NOAA-Fisheries) Photo: NOAA-Fisheries

October 2013

October 17, 2013 - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to Hold a Public Hearing for Proposed Protection of the Oregon Spotted Frog


August 2013

August 30, 2013 - Mazama Pocket Gopher Listing Decision Delayed up to Six Months Public Comment Period Re-opened

August 29, 2013 - Service Proposes to Protect Oregon Spotted Frog under the Endangered Species Act

June 2013

June 7, 2013 - Service Proposes to Return Management and Protection of Gray Wolves to State Wildlife Professionals Following Successful Recovery Efforts

 

MAY 2013

May 31, 2013 - Students and environmental professionals connect with nature

May 30, 2013 - No signs of ISA virus in Washington salmon

May 24, 2013 - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Re-Opens 60-Day Comment Period on Two Hanford Plants

 

APRIL 2013

April 15, 2013 - Notice of Availability of Proposed Amendment of Green Diamond Resource Company Habitat Conservation Plan and Associated Documents

 

JANUARY 2013

January 23, 2013 - USFWS releases recovery plan for the endangered Columbia Basin pygmy rabbit

 

DECEMBER 2012

December 3, 2012 - USFWS proposes emergency move of Columbian White-tailed Deer

December 10, 2012 - USFWS proposes to extend protection under ESA to four Mazama pocket gopher subspecies and their habitats

December 16, 2012 - USFWS and JBLM look long-term at prairies' key role in economic sustainability of region

 

NOVEMBER 2012

November 17, 2012 - Seattle Kokanee salmon are back in a big way!!

 

OCTOBER 2012

October 11, 2012 - Taylor's checkerspot butterfly and streaked horned lark proposed for ESA listing

October 23, 2012 - Preparing for flood waters after the central Washington wildfires 2012

 

AUGUST 2012

August 31, 2012 - Mardon skipper butterfly flies free of Endangered Species Act protection

 

JULY 2012

July 10, 2011 - WSU researcher Jenifer McIntyre talks about the collaborative study with FWS and NOAA Fisheries showing the impact of stormwater on the aquatic food web

 

JUNE 2012

June 4, 2012 - The USFWS has scheduled seven public meetings and a public hearing on the critical habitat proposal for the Northern spotted owl

June 25, 2012 - USFWS Washington FWO releases "Modified Definition of Marbled Murrelet Nesting Season for Washington State"

 

MAY 2012

May 14, 2012 - Two Washington plants warrant ESA protection

May 23, 2012 - Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife responds to 'probable' case of wolf predation

 

APRIL 2012

April 11, 2012 - Port Angeles Harbor Natural Resource Trustees Sign Agreement

April 17, 2012 - Final report on Marbled Murrelet Recovery Implementation Team and Stakeholder Workshop

April 19, 2012 - USFWS works with partners to release 60,000 kokanee fry in Lake Sammamish

April 20, 2012 - USFWS and WDNR to gather public input on marbled murrelet plan


FEBRUARY 2012

February 23, 2012 - Service to review ESA status of Oregon spotted frog


DECEMBER 2011

December 15, 2011 - USFWS partners with NOAA to study the effects of stormwater on salmon

 

NOVEMBER 2011

November 10, 2011 - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service adopts new criteria for injury to marbled murrelets from underwater sound resulting from impact pile driving

November 14, 2011 - Hotline to report dead or ill swans available

November 22, 2011 - Notice of 5-year review for showy stickseed

November 22, 2011 - Notice of 5-year review for Wenatchee Mountains checker-mallow

 

OCTOBER 2011

October 4, 2011 - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service determines Lake Sammamish Kokanee doesn’t qualify for ESA protection

October 5, 2011 - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announces revision of marbled murrelet critical habitat

October 6, 2011 - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service supports “Double Up For The Ducks”

October 6, 2011 - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service funds project to help students aid the Oregon spotted frog

October 24, 2011 - Condit Dam removal monumental for tribal elder, kayaker, and fish biologist

October 26, 2011 - Condit Dam decommissioned!

 

SEPTEMBER 2011

September 14, 2011 - Fish capture and transport at Condit Dam

September 19, 2011 - New Coordinator Appointed for the North Pacific Landscape Conservation Cooperative

September 27, 2011 - South Puget Sound Shoreline Restoration Project

 

AUGUST 2011

August 10, 2011 Coho salmon die-offs in urban streams

August 16, 2011 Sand verbena moth 411 call 

August 18, 2011 Long-billed curlew study links contaminant exposure to population size

 

 

 

 

 


 

 


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