U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
in the Midwest

The Midwest Region includes Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio and Wisconsin. Find a location near you.

The Midwest Region includes Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio and Wisconsin.
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Ecological Services

We work with public and private entities to conserve and restore Michigan's endangered species, migratory birds, wetlands, and other important fish and wildlife resources.

 

Adult Great Lakes piping plover standing on rocky shore.

 

Welcome to the Michigan Ecological Services Field Office. We work with public and private partners to conserve and restore Michigan's endangered species, migratory birds, wetlands, and other important fish and wildlife resources.To accomplish our mission, we use these programs: Great Lakes Coastal, Endangered Species, Environmental Contaminants, Project Planning, and Partners for Fish and Wildlife.

 

Ecological Services is responsible for implementing numerous laws, including the Endangered Species ActFish and Wildlife Coordination ActNational Environmental Policy ActClean Water ActFederal Power ActMigratory Bird Treaty ActBald and Golden Eagle Protection Act, and Sikes Act.

 

The mission of the Fish and Wildlife Service is "working with others, to conserve, protect and enhance fish, wildlife, and plants and their habitats for the continuing benefit of the American people." At the Michigan Field Office we use that mission statement to guide all of our activities.

 

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