An American bald eagle, once an endangered species, soars in majestic flight. Eagle-watching tours are popular with National Wildlife Refuge System visitors in January and February.
|Credit: George Gentry/USFWS|
Wild Angles: News From the National Wildlife Refuge SystemNews for January 2012 RSS
Start the New Year at a National Wildlife Refuge.
It’s a Natural
At the New Year or any time, a visit to a national wildlife refuge is ideal for recharging your mental batteries and instilling a sense of purpose. Hike a snowy trail. Spy on eagles. Learn about America’s cherished natural heritage. The National Wildlife Refuge System, managed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, is the nation’s premier system of public lands and waters set aside to conserve America’s fish, wildlife and plants. See a complete calendar of refuge special events.
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The mission of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is working with others to conserve, protect, and enhance fish, wildlife, plants, and their habitats for the continuing benefit of the American people. We are both a leader and trusted partner in fish and wildlife conservation, known for our scientific excellence, stewardship of lands and natural resources, dedicated professionals, and commitment to public service. For more information on our work and the people who make it happen, visit www.fws.gov. Connect with our Facebook page, follow our tweets, watch our YouTube Channel, and download photos from our Flickr page.Wild Angles is published monthly by the Refuge System, part of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service under the Department of the Interior.
For information about items in the tip sheet, contact:
Martha Nudel, 703-358-1858
Claire Cassel, 703-358-2357