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Mountain-Prairie Region

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2011 Archived Press Releases


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December 16, 2011
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to Initiate a Status Review of the Western Glacier Stonefly


December 14, 2011
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Completes Land Protection Plan for the Expansion and Proposed Land Exchange at the Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge, Colorado


November 23, 2011
Greater Yellowstone Area Population of Grizzly Bears Remain Under Federal Protection


October 26, 2011
Fish and Wildlife Service Seeks Proposals from States for FY 2012 Endangered Species Grants


October 11, 2011
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Determines Northern Leatherside Chub Does Not Warrant Protection Under the Endangered Species Act


October 6, 2011
Five-Year Survey Shows Wetlands Losses are Slowing, Marking Conservation Gains and Need for Continued Investment in Habitat


September 30, 2011
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to Host Public Meeting Regarding the Draft Environmental Assessment for the Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge Land Exchange and Expansion


September 23, 2011
Wyoming Sage-Grouse Implementation Team Honored


September 23, 2011
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Announces Opening of Arapaho National Wildlife Refuge to Limited Elk Hunts in 2012


September 16, 2011
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Announces Opening of Ouray National Wildlife Refuge to Limited Elk Hunting


August 26, 2011
Service Reminds Hunters and Landowners of Federal Waterfowl Hunting Regulations


August 24, 2011
Salazar Announces $53 Million in Grants to Support Habitat Acquisition and Conservation Planning for Endangered Species


August 23, 2011
Fish Habitat Benefits from More Than $3 Million in Funding


August 19, 2011
Bird mortality in oil and gas production facilities can be prevented


August 15, 2011
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Seeks Public Comments on the US-54 & Byron Walker Wildlife Management Area Land Exchange in Kingman County, Kansas


August 4, 2011
Service Reinstates Endangered Species Act Protections for the Preble’s Meadow Jumping Mouse in Wyoming


July 28, 2011
Distinguished Biologist Central to the Gray Wolf Reintroduction Effort Retires From the Fish and Wildlife Service


July 28, 2011
The Mountain-Prairie Region welcomes Kathleen Dennis as the new Assistant Regional Director for Budget and Administration


July 26, 2011
Final Rule to list the Pagosa skyrocket (Ipomopsis polyantha) as an Endangered Species, the Parachute beardtongue (Penstemon debilis) and DeBeque phacelia (Phacelia submutica) as Threatened Species, and Proposed Designation of Critical Habitat for the Three Species


July 18, 2011
Whitebark Pine to be Designated a Candidate for Endangered Species Protection


July 14, 2011
Remains of Prehistoric Aquatic Reptile Unearthed at Montana Wildlife Refuge


July 13, 2011
Fish and Wildlife Service Evaluates Landmark Wind Energy Corridor from Canada to Gulf of Mexico


July 13, 2011
Lewistown, Montana and Ogden, Utah Among Urban Bird Treaty Grant Recipients


July 12, 2011
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Seeks Public Comments on a Proposed Shooting Range on the Hillsdale State Park in Paola, Kansas


July 8, 2011
Public Encouraged to Call Hotline to Report Potentially Oiled Wildlife


July 8, 2011
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to Host Public Meeting Regarding the Potential Expansion of Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge


June 29, 2011
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to Extend Comment Period for the Draft Environmental Assessment and Land Protection Plan Regarding the Proposed Expansion of the Rainwater Basin Wetland Management District


June 29, 2011
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Determines Fisher In The Northern Rocky Mountains Does Not Warrant Protection Under The Endangered Species Act


June 28, 2011
Review Finds Endangered Species Protection May Be Warranted for Two Bat Species


June 20, 2011
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to Host Public Meetings Regarding the Proposed Dakota Grassland Conservation Area in North Dakota and South Dakota


June 20, 2011
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Will Not Conduct In-Depth Review to Consider Listing the Utah Population of the Gila Monster


June 20, 2011
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Will Not Conduct In-Depth Review to Consider Reclassifying the Utah Prairie Dog from Threatened to Endangered


June 15, 2011
Desert and Southern Rockies Landscape Conservation Cooperatives Name Steering Committees


June 14, 2011
Bowdoin National Wildlife Refuge to hold a public meeting to allow the public to comment on the draft Comprehensive Conservation Plan and Environmental Assessment


June 8, 2011
Fremont County Rockcress Designated Candidate for Protection Under the Endangered Species Act;
Protection for Gibbens’ Beardtongue, Precocious Milkvetch, Ross’ Bentgrass, and Yellowstone Sand Verbena is Not Warranted


June 7, 2011
Coordinated Reservoir Releases For Endangered Fish Not Needed this Year


June 3, 2011
Gearing Up For Year Two: Northwest Montana Native Youth Conservation Corps Program


June 1, 2011
Service Proposes to Amend Take Allowances for the Utah Prairie Dog


May 31, 2011
U.S. Fish and Wildife Service to Release Draft Environmental Assessment and Land Protection Plan Regarding the Proposed Expansion of the Rainwater Basin Wetland Management District


May 25, 2011
Goshute Tribes in Utah Awarded Almost $200,000 for Wildlife Vulnerability Assessment and Adaptation Projects, Paiute Tribe Awarded More Than $150,000 for Protective Fencing Project


May 25, 2011
Winnebago Tribe in Nebraska Awarded Almost $200,000 for Wetland Communities, Baseline Flora Conservation Projects


May 24, 2011
Secretary Salazar, Governor Hickenlooper to Unveil Priority Conservation and Recreation Projects in Colorado


May 20, 2011
Arvada Celebrates National Trails Day


May 18, 2011
Wyoming: "Perfect Storm" Fuels Mountain Pine Beetle Epidemic


May 18, 2011
The Year of the Black-footed Ferret


May 16, 2011
Fish and Wildlife Service Celebrates Endangered Species Day


May 12, 2011
Wetland Studies Provide Insight into Bird Habitat in a Changing Climate


May 11, 2011
Fish and Wildlife Service Determines the Mountain Plover Does Not Warrant Protection Under the Endangered Species Act


May 10, 2011
Fish and Wildlife Service Announces Work Plan to Restore Biological Priorities and Certainty to Endangered Species Listing Process


May 6, 2011
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service To Hold Public Meetings For Proposed Conservation Easement Program In Bear River Watershed


May 4, 2011
Montana:  Helping Wildlife Make Connections on the Landscape


May 4, 2011
Interior Announces Next Steps in Protection, Recovery, and Scientific Management of Wolves


April 29, 2011
America's Great Outdoors:  Salazar Highlights Efforts to Conserve Working Landscapes With Proposed Dakota Grassland Conservation Area


April 29, 2011
United Park City Mines Corporation Recognized for Environmental Cleanup


April 27, 2011
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service issues Finding of No Significant Impact regarding use of glyphosate-tolerant corn and soybeans on National Wildlife Refuge lands in the Mountain-Prairie Region


April 25, 2011
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to Initiate a Status Review of the Arapahoe Snowfly


April 20,2011
Projected Spring Snowpack Favors Endangered Fish Recovery in Duchesne, Green and Yampa Rivers


April 20, 2011
Program Adapts to Aid Endangered Fish Recovery


April 20, 2011
The Climate of Conservation in America: 50 Stories in 50 States


April 20, 2011
Fish and Wildlife Service Announces Winners of the 2011 Colorado Junior Duck Stamp Contest


April 6, 2011
Golden Eagle Killed in Perkins County, South Dakota - Reward Offered


April 4, 2011
Meltwater Lednian Stonefly Designated a Candidate for Endangered Species Protection


April 1, 2011
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Proposes Protection Measures for Exploratory Oil and Gas Wells on the Baca National Wildlife Refuge in Southern Colorado


March 29, 2011
Golden Eagle Killed on Big Horn Canyon National Recreation Area - Reward Offered


March 28, 2011
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Publishes Draft Environmental Assessment of Montana's Request to Control Gray Wolves in the West Fork Elk Management Unit


March 25, 2011
Wolf Shot in Gallatin National Forest - Reward Offered


March 18, 2011
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to Prepare Comprehensive Conservation Plan for the San Luis Valley National Wildlife Refuge Complex


March 18, 2011
Tribal biologist receives Recovery Champion Award


March 18, 2011
Alkali Lakes Piping Plover Team receives Recovery Champion Award


March 16, 2011
U.S. Fish and Widlife Service to LKaunch Major National Survey on Hunting, Fishing, Wildlife Watching


March 15, 2011
Fungal Infection Results in Mallard Die-off Near Pierre, South Dakota


March 11, 2011
Interagency Annual Report for 2010 for the Northern Rocky Mountain Wolf Population is now available


March 3, 2011
Refuge System Celebrates 108 Years


February 24, 2010
America's Great Outdoors:  Salazar Announces New Draft Vision for Future of National Wildlife Refuge System


February 23, 2011
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Will Not Conduct In-Depth Review To Consider Listing The Wild Plains Bison


February 23, 2011
Utah Plants Designated Canidates for Endangered Species Protection


February 8, 2011
Salazar Announces Additional Steps toward Smarter Development of Renewable Energy on U.S. Public Lands


February 4, 2011
USFWS Investigates Bald Eagle Death


February 2, 2011
Draft Environmental Assessment Addressing Use of Glyphosate-Tolerant Soybeans and Corn on National Wildlife Refuge System Lands Is Available for Public Review


January 31, 2011
Plains and Prairie Potholes Landscape Conservation Cooperative Names New Science Coordinator 


January 26, 2011
Conservation Through The Arts


January 18, 2011
An Endangered Species Success Story: Interior Department's U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Announces Delisting of Maguire Daisy


January 11, 2011
2009 Death of Gray Wolf in Colorado Tied to Banned Poison


January 7, 2011
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Releases Draft Environmental Assessment of Oil and Gas Exploration on Baca National Wildlife Refuge

 

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