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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.

2021 Archived Press Releases

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September 24, 2021
Service Finds Endangered Species Protection Not Warranted for Virgin Spinedace Fish

September 21, 2021
Jackson’s National Elk Refuge to Host Open House and Draft Environmental Assessment Public Comment Period for Replacement Visitor Center

September 15, 2021
Service to Initiate Status Review of Gray Wolf in the Western U.S.

September 15, 2021
Public Invited to Comment on Permit & Agreement Package  to Protect 14 Aquatic Species in Kansas

August 30, 2021
Interior Announces Largest Expansion of Fishing and Hunting on U.S. Fish and Wildlife Managed Lands and Waters

August 12, 2021
Collaborative Conservation in the Great Plains Leads to Recommendation of Improved Status for Topeka Shiner

August 5, 2021
Pipeline Company to Pay $35 Million in Criminal Fines and Civil Penalties for Largest-Ever Inland Spill of Produced Water from Oil Drilling

July 6, 2021
Conservation Partnerships in Colorado River Basin Contribute to Proposed Status Improvement for Razorback Sucker

July 6, 2021
Draft Recovery Plan for Mosquito Range Mustard Plant Available

June 28, 2021
Initial Success Seen in Hazing Grizzly Bear 863 on Togwotee Pass; Public Urged to Continue to Avoid the Area

June 25, 2021
New Federal Duck Stamp and Junior Duck Stamp Soar Into Their Debut by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

June 22, 2021
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Announces Proposed Change to Federal Duck Stamp Contest

June 17, 2021
Advances in Genetic Research Reveal Kanab Ambersnail Not a Distinct Subspecies

June 15, 2021
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Delists Water Howellia from Endangered Species Act Due to Recovery

June 15, 2021
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Publishes Birds of Conservation Concern 2021

June 12, 2021
Denver’s Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge Receives Long-term Funding Increase to Support Inclusive Urban Programming

June 12, 2021
El Refugio Nacional de Vida Silvestre Rocky Mountain Arsenal de Denver recibe un aumento de la financiación a largo plazo para apoyar sus programas urbanos inclusivos

June 11, 2021
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and Partners Conducting Grizzly Hazing Operations on Togwotee Pass, Public Asked to Avoid Area

May 28, 2021
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and Partners Urge Responsible Grizzly Bear Viewing in Togwotee Pass Area in Wyoming

May 26, 2021
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Seeks Comment on Proposal to List the Lesser Prairie-Chicken under the Endangered Species Act

May 14, 2021
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and Partners Conducting Genetic Sampling for Grizzly Bear Research in Montana

May 4, 2021
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Promotes Public Access to Hunting and Fishing in Largest Expansion of Opportunities to Date

April 19, 2021
Kansas And North Dakota Take 1st and 2nd Place in 2021 National Junior Duck Stamp Art Contest

April 13, 2021
Service Seeks Public Comment on Lesser Prairie-Chicken Habitat Conservation Plan for Renewable Energy Development in Great Plains

March 31, 2021
Grizzly Bears in Lower-48 States to Retain Threatened Status Under Endangered Species Act

March 25, 2021
As Grizzly Bears Emerge from Dens, USFWS Urges Public to Stay Safe and Keep Bears Wild

March 23, 2021
Northwest Montana Conservation Area to Preserve Public Access, Protect Wildlife Habitat and Provide Sustainable Timber Harvest

March 9, 2021
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Seeks Input on San Luis Valley Habitat Management Plan

February 18, 2021
Innovative Genetic Research Boosts Black-footed Ferret Conservation Efforts by USFWS and Partners

January 14, 2021
Interior Releases Decisions for the Northern Corridor to Help Support Local Communities While also Protecting Habitat and Species

January 14, 2021
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Issues Eagle Take Permit for Dunlap Wind Energy Project

January 11, 2021
Public Invited to Comment on BNSF Railway Permit Application for Incidental Take of Grizzly Bears

January 11, 2021
Public Invited to Comment on Jones cycladenia Draft Recovery Plan

January 5, 2021
Trump Administration Continues Funding for Grizzly Conflict Management


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Mountain-Prairie Region

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