What We Do

We work closely with partners to conserve species and their habitat through a variety of programs and partnerships. Our programs are tailored to different groups and situations, so if you want to proactively support imperiled species conservation on your property or if you wonder how federally-protected plants and animals may factor into your situation, explore the services we offer.

Our Services

We offer a variety of services to support plant, fish, and wildlife conservation:

  • Coastal Program
  • Partners for Fish and Wildlife
  • Natural Resource Damage Assessment
  • Section 7 Section 7
    Section 7 Consultation The Endangered Species Act (ESA) directs all Federal agencies to work to conserve endangered and threatened species and to use their authorities to further the purposes of the Act. Section 7 of the Act, called "Interagency Cooperation," is the mechanism by which Federal agencies ensure the actions they take, including those they fund or authorize, do not jeopardize the existence of any listed species.

    Learn more about Section 7
    Consultation and Environmental Reviews
  • Habitat Conservation Plans
  • Voluntary Habitat Conservation
  • Urban Wildlife Conservation Program
  • Conservation Education Program

Our Projects and Research

We use science and innovative technology to manage and conserve terrestrial and aquatic resources. Collaboratively with partners, we seek to effectively meet today's complex conservation challenges. Learn about some of our projects below.