The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has a long tradition of scientific excellence and always uses the best-available science to inform its work to conserve fish, wildlife, plants, and their habitat for the benefit of the American public.
- Climate Change
- Landscape Conservation Cooperatives
- Strategic Habitat Conservation
- Peer Review
- Surrogate Species
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- Wildlife Refuges
Clean water. Clean air. Unusual and abundant wildlife. World-class recreation. The Refuge System provides and protects it all on 150 million acres of land and water from the Caribbean to the Pacific, Maine to Alaska.
- Partners F&W
- Fire Mgmt.
- Duck Stamps
- Ecological Services
The Mountain-Prairie Region's Office of Ecological Services (ES) works to restore and protect healthy populations of fish, wildlife, and plants and the environments upon which they depend. Using the best available science, ES personnel work with Federal, State, Tribal, local, and non-profit stakeholders, as well as private land owners, to avoid, minimize, and mitigate threats to our Nation's natural resources.
- Energy, Water, Climate >
- Endangered Species
- Colorado River Endangered Fish
- Platte River
- Field Offices
- Migratory Birds
Providing leadership in the conservation of migratory bird habitat through partnerships, grants, and outreach for present and future generations. The Migratory Bird Program is responsible for maintaining healthy migratory bird populations for the benefit of the American people.
- Priority Species
- Focal Species
- Duck Stamps
- Joint Ventures
The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Fisheries Program in the Mountain-Prairie Region helps conserve, protect, and enhance aquatic resources and provides economically valuable recreational fishing to anglers across the country. The program comprises 12 National Fish Hatcheries.
- National Fish Hatcheries
- Aquatic Invasive Species
- Law Enforcement
Law enforcement is essential to virtually every aspect of wildlife conservation. The Office of Law Enforcement contributes to Service efforts to manage ecosystems, save endangered species, conserve migratory birds, preserve wildlife habitat, restore fisheries, combat invasive species, and promote international wildlife conservation.
- Laws Enforced
- External Affairs
External Affairs staff in the Mountain-Prairie Region of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service provides support to the regional office and field stations to communicate and faciliate information about the Service's programs to the public, media, Congress, Tribes, partners, and other stakeholders in the 8-state region.
- Top Stories
- Press Releases
- Social Media
- Fact Sheets
- Contact Us
Welcome to the Employee Resources page for Region 6. This new page will house a number of resources for U.S. Fish & Wildlife Employees. You will also find link to the latest copy of the USFWS Employee Development Program Handbook which is available for download below.
Employee Links & Resources
The Region 6 Employee Development Handbook is based largely on the US Department of Agriculture Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service’s (APHIS) Leadership Development Toolkit. The basis of their document was information gathered from the Office of Personnel Management’s development resources. We are grateful to APHIS for allowing such free access to their development resources.
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About the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Others to conserve, protect, and enhance fish, wildlife, plants and
their habitats for the continuing benefit of the American People.