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2012 Archived Press Releases

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2012 Archived Press Releases


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December 31, 2012
America’s Great Outdoors: Secretary Salazar, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Announce Expanded Conservation at Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge


December 19, 2012
Public Comment Period Open for Interim Elk Management on San Luis Valley National Wildlife Refuges


December 17, 2012
New Multi-Agency Partnership Expands Black-footed Ferret Recovery Efforts


December 5, 2012
Prairie Gray Fox, Plains Spotted Skunk May Warrant Protection Under the Endangered Species Act; U.S. Fish and Wildlife to Review Species' Status


December 4, 2012
AMERICA's GREAT OUTDOORS: Secretary Salazar and Louis Bacon Finalize Historic Agreement to Protect Nearly 170,000 Acres as part of new Sangre de Cristo Conservation Area


December 3, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Identifies Important Habitat for Recovery of Southwestern Willow Flycatcher


December 3, 2012
Noreen Walsh Named Regional Director for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's Mountain-Prairie Region


November 30, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Initiates Process to Consider Lesser Prairie-Chicken as Threatened Species Under the Endangered Species Act


November 28, 2012
Professional Hunter Pleads Guilty to Lacey Act Violation in Kansas


November 26, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to Initiate Status Review of Preble's Meadow Jumping Mouse


November 21, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Releases Annual List of Candidates for Endangered Species Act Protection


November 21, 2012
A Win for Both People and Birds in the San Luis Valley


November 19, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to Conduct Public Meetings for Proposed Conservation Easement Program in Bear River Watershed


November 13, 2012
Reward for Information on Golden Eagle Shooting


November 6, 2012
Habitat & Population Evaluation Teams Complete Analysis of 25th Year of Four-Square-Mile Survey Data


November 6, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Provides Notice of Availability for Richardson Flat Tailing Site Restoration Plan and Environmental Assessment


October 23, 2012
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Releases Draft Comprehensive Conservation Plan for Lake Andes Lake National Wildlife Refuge Complex


October 23, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Acknowledges Western Colorado Water Organizations for Help with Endangered Fish Recovery


October 17, 2012
Reward for Information Leading to Identification of the Person(s) Responsible For Shooting a Bald Eagle near Crosby, North Dakota


October 16, 2012
Service Proposes to Protect Neosho Mucket and Rabbitsfoot under the Endangered Species Act


October 15, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service & Montana Fish, Wildlife, and Parks Develop Approach for Water Management at Benton Lake National Wildlife Refuge


October 12, 2012
Justice Department Announces Policy on Tribal Member Use of Eagle Feathers


October 9, 2012
Salazar Authorizes Landmark Wyoming Wind Project Site, Reaches President's Goal of Authorizing 10,000 Megawatts of Renewable Energy


October 2, 2012
California Artist, Rober Steiner, Wins 2012 Federal Duck Stamp Contest


October 1, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Proposes to Protect Coral Pink Sand Dunes Tiger Beetle Under the Endangered Species Act


September 24, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and Montana, Fish, Wildlife, and Parks to Develop Approach for Water Management at Benton Lake National Wildlife Refuge


September 24, 2012
Study Reveals Secrets of Colorado's Cutthroats


September 20, 2012
A Dam Success: National Fish Passage Program Helps Restore Streams, Benefits People and Local Economies


September 19, 2012
Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge Resumes Public Visitation


September 14, 2012
America's Great Outdoors: Salazar Establishes 558th National Wildlife Refuge Unit in Colorado's Sangre de Cristo Mountains


September 13, 2012
Visit Your National Wildlife Refuges: October 14-20, 2012


September 5, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Invites the Public to "Follow the Ferret"


August 31, 2012
Service Declares Wyoming Gray Wolf Recovered Under the Endangered Species Act and Returns Management Authority to the State


August 29, 2012
Platte River Caddisfly Not Warranted for Endangered Species Protection


August 28, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to Review Status of Rocky Mountain Monkeyflower


August 23, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Releases Draft Report to Help Guide Greater Sage-Grouse Conservation Objectives


August 23, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Announces $5.7 Million in State Wildlife Grants to Help Imperiled Species


August 22, 2012
Secretary Salazar, Governor Hickenlooper Applaud Efforts to Advance Rocky Mountain Greenway


August 21, 2012
Poacher Sentenced for Illegal Killing of Eagle in Kansas


August 21, 2012
Construction Complete on Endangered Fish Grow-out Ponds


August 16, 2012
Partners for Fish and Wildlife Celebrates Its 25th Anniversary


August 14, 2012
Service Announces $33 Million in Grants to Support Land Acquisition and Conservation Planning for Endangered Species


August 10, 2012
Service Recognizes Voluntary Conservation Efforts in Designation of Critical Habitat for Three Rare Colorado Plants


August 3, 2012
U.S. Fish and Widlife Service Honors Recovery Champions for Conservation Contribution to Colorado's Rare and Endangered Plants


August 1, 2012
Remote Sensing Antenna to be Installed in Utah's White River to Monitor Endangered Fish


July 26, 2012
Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge to Temporarily Close for Public Visitation


July 24, 2012
Draft San Luis Valley Regional Habitat Conservation Plan and Environmental Assessment to be Released July 2012


July 16, 2012
$9.33 Million in Service and Partnership Funds for Aquatic Habitat Projects


July 12, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Seeks Input on Southwestern Willow Flycatcher Critical Habitat Proposal


July 9, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Awards Grants to 30 States for White-Nose Syndrome Work


June 29, 2012
Newly Released 2012-2013 Federal and Junior Duck Stamps Offer Everyone an Easy Way to Help Protect Wetland Habitat Across the Nation


June 28, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Seeks Public Comment on Wall Lake Game Production Area Disposal in Hand County, South Dakota


June 15, 2012
AMERICA’S GREAT OUTDOORS: Salazar, Ashe Announce Historic Conservation Easement in Sangre de Cristo Mountains


June 14, 2012
Operation of Endangered Fish Passages Reduced During Low River Flows


June 6, 2012
Free Community Event Inspires Kids to Get Outdoors, Get Connected to Nature


June 5, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to Initiate Status Reviews of Southern, Mt. Rainier White-tailed Ptarmigan


June 1, 2012
Northwest Montana Native Youth Conservation Corps Program Ready for Another Successful Year


May 10, 2012
2012 Federal Duck Stamp Art Competition to be Held in Ogden, Utah


May 9, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Takes Initial Steps Forward in Partnerships for Working Landscapes in the San Luis Valley


May 9, 2012
Arapahoe Snowfly to be Designated as a Candidate for Endangered Species Protection


May 4, 2012
Secretary Salazar, Governor Hickenlooper Sign Agreement to Establish Rocky Mountain Greenway as America's Next Great Urban Park


May 3, 2012
Lessons Learned from Previous Droughts Shape Endangered Fish Recovery Actions


April 30, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Reopens Comment Period on Proposal to Remove Endangered Species Act Protection for Gray Wolves in the State of Wyoming


April 25, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Revises the Utah Prairie Dog Recovery Plan and Issues Proposed Revisions and Draft Environmental Assessment on Rule to Amend Take Allowances for the Utah Prairie Dog


April 25, 2012
Reward for Information Leading to Identification of the Person Responsible for Shooting a Whooping Crane Near Miller, South Dakota


April 12, 2012
U.S. Fish and WIldlife Service to Initiate Status Review of Eastern Population of Boreal Toad


April 6, 2012
Fish and Wildlife Service Announces Winner of the 2012 Colorado Junior Duck Stamp Contest


March 30, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Releases the Draft Comprehensive Conservation Plan for Benton Lake National Wildlife Refuge Complex


March 29, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Seeks Public Comments on Native Fish Restoration and Enhancement Projects in Northern Utah


March 28, 2012
Fish and Wildlife Service To Hold a Public Meeting Regarding the Comprehensive Conservation Plan and Environmental Assessment for the Lee Metcalf National Wildlife Refuge


March 26, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Announces Availability of Draft Economic Analysis and Draft Environmental Assessment for Proposed Critical Habitat for Pagosa skyrocket, Parachute beardtongue, and DeBeque phacelia


March 20, 2012
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Honors Colorado Rare Plants Conservation Initiative with Endangered Species Partners-in-Mission Recovery Champion Award


March 20, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Announces Endangered Species Recovery Champion Awards


March 7, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and State Agencies Release 2011 Annual Report for the Northern Rocky Mountain Wolf Population


February 28, 2012
North Dakota Habitat and Population Evaluation Team Receives Recognition Award


February 22, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and Kansas Department of Health and Environment Acquire Acreage in Cherokee County, Kansas


February 16, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and National Park Service to Host Two Additional Public Meetings for the Land Protection Plan for Niobrara Confluence and Ponca Bluffs


February 6, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and National Park Service to Host Public Meetings Regarding Conservation Efforts with Willing Landowners along the Missouri River in Northeast Nebraska and Southeast South Dakota


February 3, 2012
Letter to the Editor re: wolves in the San Luis Valley


January, 18, 2012
Kansas Wildlife Refuge Reports Unprecedented Mid-Winter Presence of Endangered Whooping Crane


January 17, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to Hold Public Workshops on Draft Alternatives for the San Luis Valley Refuges, Colorado


January 12, 2012
US Fish and Wildlife Service Investigates Bald Eagle Shooting


January 11, 2012
Conservation Through the Arts


January 10, 2012
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to Release Draft Environmental Assessment Regarding the Proposed Transmission Facilities on Grassland and Wetland Easements

 

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