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Mountain-Prairie Region

The press releases found on this page are from the Mountain-Prairie Region press release archives. These press releases have not been modified since their original publication date. Therefore, links, email addresses and phone numbers contained within these press releases may no longer be valid.

For information concerning these press releases contact the Mountain-Prairie Region Office of External Affairs at (303) 236-7905.

2014 Archived Press Releases


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December 29, 2014
Service Initiates Status Review of Monarch Butterfly under the Endangered Species Act


December 17, 2014
Fostering a Sense of Wonder in Utah: Kathi Stopher of Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge Receives 2014 Sense of Wonder Award


December 15, 2014
National Wildlife Refuges Announce Fee-Free Days for 2015


December 9, 2014
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Protects Red Knot as Threatened Under the Endangered Species Act


December 4, 2014
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Releases 2014 List of Candidates for Endangered Species Act Protection


December 2, 2014
Public Hearing for Proposal to Designate Critical Habitat for Western Yellow-Billed Cuckoo to be Held in Sacramento CA December 18, 2014


November 21, 2014
Canid North of Grand Canyon Confirmed to be a Rocky Mountain Gray Wolf


November 21, 2014
Hunting and Outfitter Guide Sentenced for Illegally Killing and Transporting Wildlife


November 20, 2014
Public Comment Sought for Proposed Wyoming Toad Conservation Area, Comments Accepted Through 1/5/15


November 18, 2014
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Reopens Comment Period On Proposal to List the Northern Long-eared Bat as Endangered


November 18, 2014
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Seeks Public Comments on the Mined Lands Wildlife Area Land Disposal


November 18, 2014
Mid-Plains Interagency Fire Management Zone Receives Midwest Regional Fire Management Award


November 12, 2014
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Protects Gunnison Sage-Grouse as Threatened Under Endangered Species Act


November 10, 2014
Service Reopens Public Comment Period for Proposal to Designate Critical Habitat for Western Yellow-Billed Cuckoo


October 29, 2014
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Seeks Public Comment on Environmental Impacts of Proposed Transmission Line in Nebraska


October 23, 2014
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Protects Two Prairie Butterfly Species Under Endangered Species Act


October 20, 2014
Federal Agencies Offer Vision to Ensure Future Generations Can Enjoy Wilderness


October 15, 2014
Denver Joins U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s Urban Bird Treaty


October 03, 2014
Service Seeks Public Comments on Proposed Land Exchange at Wick Wildlife Habitat Management Area in Carbon County, Wyoming


October 02, 2014
Western Yellow-Billed Cuckoo Receives Federal Protection under the Endangered Species Act


October 01, 2014
Service Determines ESA Protection for the Rio Grande Cutthroat Trout is Not Warranted


September 26, 2014
Service Announces $900,000 in Wolf Livestock Demonstration Project Grants


September 26, 2014
Service Launches “Ferret Cam” to Celebrate Endangered Species Recovery Efforts


September 23, 2014
Service Invites Additional Comments on Endangered Species Act Proposals for Two Prairie Butterflies


September 18, 2014
National Wildlife Refuge Week is October 12-18, 2014


September 15, 2014
Secretary Jewell, Director Ashe Announce $35 Million in Grants to Boost State Endangered Species Conservation Efforts


September 11, 2014
Service Revises Critical Habitat Designation for Canada Lynx Under the Endangered Species Act


September 9, 2014
Public Comment Opportunity Available for National Elk Refuge Draft Management Plan


September 5, 2014
Service Extends Comment Period on Draft Environmental Assessment for Proposed Annual Funding Agreement with Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes


September 3, 2014
Service Announces Revised Draft Bull Trout Recovery Plan and Public Comment Period


August 28, 2014
Service Expands Urban Conservation Program


August 27, 2014
Service Seeks Public Comments on the Red Creek Dam Reinforcement and Spillway Replacement Project in Duchesne County, Utah


August 26, 2014
Service Releases Draft Comprehensive Conservation Plan and Environmental Impact Statement for San Luis Valley National Wildlife Refuge Complex


August 25, 2014
Conservation Agreement Amendment Allows U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service to Remove Least Chub from the Candidate Species List


August 19, 2014
Arctic Grayling Does Not Warrant Protection Under Endangered Species Act Due to Collaborative Partnerships


August 14, 2014
Service Releases Final Comprehensive Conservation Plan for Cokeville Meadows National Wildlife Refuge


August 14, 2014
Service Proposes Designation of Critical Habitat for Western Yellow-Billed Cuckoo


August 13, 2014
Service Offers Online Information Sessions On Proposal to List Northern Long-eared Bat as Endangered


August 12, 2014
Service Determines Wolverine Does Not Warrant Protection Under Endangered Species Act


August 5, 2014
$1,000 Offered for Information on Arson Fires Set at Marais des Cygnes National Wildlife Refuge


August 5, 2014
Conservation Agreement Allows U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service to Withdraw Proposed Rule to List Graham’s and White River Beardtongues


August 4, 2014
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Releases Draft Environmental Assessment for Proposed Annual Funding Agreement with Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes


July 29, 2014
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Seeks Public Comments on Proposed Shooting Range at Wildcat Hills State Recreation Area in Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska


July 21, 2014
Tribes Strengthen Wildlife Conservation Efforts through Game & Fish Law Enforcement Officer Training


July 17, 2014
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Provides $5.6 Million in Grants to 12 States for Conservation Projects


July 2, 2014
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Launches Greater Sage-grouse Website


July 1, 2014
Report Shows Declining Trend in Prairie Pothole Wetlands


June 30, 2014
Service Reopens Comment Period on Proposal to List the Northern Long-eared Bat as an Endangered Species


June 19, 2014
Service Announces Draft Economic Analysis, Draft Environmental Assessment for Revised Canada Lynx Critical Habitat


June 16, 2014
PUBLIC NOTICE:Finding of No Significant Impact for the French Gulch Restoration Plan and Adoption of U.S. Forest Service’s Swan River Stream Restoration and Environmental Assessment


June 12, 2014
Coordinated Reservoir Releases for Endangered Fish Not Needed this Spring


June 9, 2014
Service Determines New Mexico Meadow Jumping Mouse Warrants Protection Under ESA


June 5, 2014
Conservation Groups & MTFWP Offer Rewards for Information on Grizzly Bear Shooting


June 5, 2014
Utah’s First Condor Chick? – Could be the First in the State Since Reintroduction


June 3, 2014
Reward for Information on Grizzly Bear Shooting


May 29, 2014
Black-footed Ferrets One Step Closer to Finding New Homes in Colorado


May 22, 2014
Obama Administration Announces $6.7 Million to Hire Young People to Work on Public Lands Across the Nation


May 16, 2014
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Announces 2013 Endangered Species Recovery Champions


May 6, 2014
Bald Eagle Shot Near New Effington, South Dakota


May 6, 2014
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Announces Short Extension of Final Decision on Listing the Gunnison Sage-Grouse


May 5, 2014
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Celebrates International Migratory Bird Day


May 5, 2014
Service Announces Draft Economic Analysis, Draft Environmental Assessment and Draft Conservation Agreement for Graham’s Beardtongue and White River Beardtongue


May 5, 2014
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Revises Critical Habitat for the Salt Creek Tiger Beetle


May 1, 2014
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Announces Completion of National Wetlands Database and Interactive Mapping Tool


May 1, 2014
Service Completes Wyoming Ranch Management Conservation Agreement for the Greater Sage-grouse


April 25, 2014
Service Helps Recover At-Risk Species at National Wildlife Refuges in Colorado, Utah & Wyoming


April 22, 2014
New Report: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Habitat Restoration Programs Create 3,973 New Jobs, Pump $327.7 Million into Local Economies


April 14, 2014
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Seeks Public Comments on a Proposed Shooting Range on the El Dorado State Park in El Dorado, Kansas


April 4, 2014
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, State Agencies Release 2013 Northern Rocky Mountain Wolf Population Numbers


April 4, 2014
Service Extends Comment Period on Ultra Resources’ Proposed Oil and Gas Wells on Ouray National Wildlife Refuge in Uintah County, Utah


April 4, 2014
Service Extends Comment Period on Thurston Energy’s Proposed Oil and Gas Wells on Ouray National Wildlife Refuge in Uintah County, Utah


April 2, 2014
Service Provides More Than $47 Million in Grants to States, Territories for Sensitive, Imperiled Species


April 1, 2014
Fish and Wildlife Service Announces Winners of the 2014 Colorado Junior Duck Stamp Contest


March 27, 2014
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Lists Lesser Prairie-Chicken as Threatened Species and Finalizes Special Rule Endorsing Landmark State Conservation Plan


March 26, 2014
Video of Fire Whirl Captured During Routine Prescribed Fire at Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge


March 26, 2014
Migratory Bird Conservation Commission Approves $61 Million to Conserve 205,000 Acres of North American Wetlands


March 25, 2014
Secretary Jewell Announces $1.1 Billion to State Wildlife Agencies from Excise Taxes on Anglers, Hunters, and Boaters


March 24, 2014
Conservation Organizations Join Forces to Support Conservation in the Prairies


March 18, 2014
White House Honors "Champions of Change" for Engaging the Next Generation of Conservation Leaders


March 12, 2014
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Announces Draft Economic Analysis and Draft Environmental Assessment for the Salt Creek Tiger Beetle


March 10, 2014
Service Seeks Comments on Ultra Resources’ Proposed Oil and Gas Wells on Ouray National Wildlife Refuge in Uintah County, Utah


March 10, 2014
Service Seeks Comments on Thurston Energy’s Proposed Oil and Gas Wells on Ouray National Wildlife Refuge in Uintah County, Utah


March 3, 2014
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Announces Availability of the Final Revised Recovery Plan for the Pallid Sturgeon


February 28, 2014
Service Finalizes Range-wide Conservation Agreement to Aid Lesser Prairie-Chicken on Oil and Gas Lands


February 12, 2014
Reward For Information On Golden Eagle Shooting


February 12, 2014
Service Extends Final Decisions on Listing Gunnison Sage-Grouse & Critical Habitat


February 7, 2014
Service Announces Availability of the Draft Revised Recovery Plan for the Wyoming Toad


February 7, 2014
Service Reopens Comment Period on Wolf Proposal


February 6, 2014
Colorado Flood Recovery Efforts Not Delayed by Preble’s Meadow Jumping Mouse


February 4, 2014
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Extends Deadline for Final Listing Decision for the North American Wolverine Under Endangered Species Act


January 28, 2014
Fish and Wildlife Service Reopens Public Comment Period on Special Rule under Endangered Species Act for Lesser Prairie-Chicken (189KB PDF)


January 21, 2014
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Releases Comprehensive Conservation Plan for Benton Lake National Wildlife Refuge Complex


January 16, 2014
Interior Secretary Honors Four Fish and Wildlife Conservation Partnerships with Major Award


January 14, 2014
A Look Back at the U.S. Ivory Crush


January 10, 2014
Sources of Water for Endangered Fishes in the Colorado River


January 8, 2014
Patch Work: Endangered Species Get a Boost from Boy Scouts of America


January 8, 2014
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Seeks Proposals from States For FY 2014 Endangered Species Grants


January 1, 2014
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