Joint Ventures have risen to the challenge of maintaining waterfowl as a significant focus and incorporating research, biological planning, monitoring and evaluation and on-the-ground projects that address bird conservation and helps to conserve critical bird habitats.
Region 6 Joint Venture Links: Prairie Pothole | Intermountain West | Rainwater Basin | Playa Lakes | Northern Great Plains
What Do Joint Ventures Do?
- Build partnerships for conservation where participation is voluntary and programs are non-regulatory
- Work on public and private lands to protect, restore and enhance critical habitats for waterfowl, shorebirds, waterbirds and landbirds
- Build a scientific foundation thorough improvement of data bases, scientific technologies and monitoring that help partners target conservation efforts to where they will do the most good and make the best use of resources
- Leverage partner dollars with Federal and State funds to expand and enhance conservation activities