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News & Releases
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.

2019 Archived Press Releases

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December 31, 2019
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Releases Final Environmental Assessment to Guide Management at National Elk Refuge

December 19, 2019
Quivira National Wildlife Refuge and Big Bend Groundwater Management District 5 Meet to Discuss Water Management

December 18, 2019
No Endangered Species Act Protection Needed for Skiff Milkvetch

December 17, 2019
National Bison Range Releases Final Record of Decision to Guide Future Management and Continue Conservation Legacy

November 25, 2019
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Announces Proposed Change in Status for the Endangered June Sucker

November 20, 2019
Two Stonefly Species Receive Endangered Species Act Protection

November 14, 2019
New Signs at Ninepipe and Pablo National Wildlife Refuges in Montana are Markers and Milestones

November 5, 2019
Colorado Butterfly Plant Delisted from Endangered Species Act Due to Recovery

October 31, 2019
Draft Plan to Guide Recovery of the Gunnison Sage-Grouse Open for Public Comment

October 7, 2019
Whooping Crane Fall Migration Has Begun

October 4, 2019
Endangered Species Act Protection Not Needed For Rare Insect Found Only in Kansas

October 4, 2019
Water Howellia Flourish Once Again in the Pacific Northwest Thanks to Federal, State and Nongovernmental Recovery Efforts

October 3, 2019
USFWS, Colorado Public Health and Environment Provide Notice of Availability for Draft Restoration Plan for Suncor Energy Oil Spill

September 30, 2019
Draft Plan to Guide Future Wildlife Management at the National Elk Refuge Open for Public Comment

September 16, 2019
Bird Habitat Added to the Smith Lake Waterfowl Production Area Through Partnership

September 12, 2019
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Seeks New Scientific Information to Inform Conservation of Two Rare Colorado and Utah Plants

September 5, 2019
Service Announces Final Management Plan at the National Bison Range

August 8, 2019
Service Announces Recovery Plan Revisions for 78 Species, Including 10 Mountain-Prairie Species

July 30, 2019
Reinstatement of Endangered Species Act Listing for the Grizzly Bear in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem, in Compliance with Court Order

June 21, 2019
Wyoming Man Sentenced for Illegally Possessing and Transporting 104 Pounds of Elk Antlers

June 20, 2019
Habitat Conservation Plan Approved Incidental Take Permit Issued for the R-Project Transmission Line in Nebraska

May 17, 2019
Two Leaders in Black-Footed Ferret Conservation Receive National Recognition

May 1, 2019
Conservation Partnerships Contribute to Proposed Downlisting of American Burying Beetle

April 4, 2019
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Continues Celebrated Conservation Legacy at National Bison Range in Montana With Proposed New Management Plan

March 21, 2019
Rainwater Wetland Management District: Neighbors helping neighbors

February 27, 2019
Conservation Through the Arts

February 7, 2019
Final Environmental Impact Statement for the R-Project Transmission Line in Nebraska

February 1, 2019
Information Sought on Rash of Eagle Shootings in Southwestern South Dakota


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Mountain-Prairie Region

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