Service Manual Chapters
Division of Policy and Directives Management
FISH AND WILDLDIFE SERVICE MANUAL CHAPTERS - 2016
Citation Release Date Subject Text
New and Revised Chapters
510 FW 1  01/20/2016  The Service's Native American Policy

Exhibit 1 (Definitions) 01/20/2016  Text   
Exhibit 2 (Overall Responsibilities) 01/20/2016  Text   
Exhibit 3 (Authorities for the Native American Policy) 01/20/2016  Text   
 
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243 FW 1  02/10/2016  Safe Operation of Motor Vehicles and Motor Equipment

Exhibit 1 (First Aid Kits) 02/10/2016  Text   
 
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243 FW 4  02/10/2016  Powered Industrial Trucks   Text 
243 FW 5  02/10/2016  Towing, Carrying Cargo, and Load Securement   Text 
243 FW 3  02/22/2016  Heavy Duty Motor Equipment   Text 
243 FW 6  02/22/2016  Off-Road Utility Vehicles (ORUVs)   Text 
321 FW 1  02/22/2016  Authorization, Training, and Safety Requirements for Motor Vehicle/Equipment Operators

Exhibit 1 (Motor Vehicle/Equipment Operator Safety Training Requirements) 02/22/2016  Text   
Exhibit 2 (FWS Forklift Operators 3-Year Evaluation (FAQs and Requirements)) 02/22/2016  Text   
Exhibit 3 (Frequently Asked Questions about the Use of Government Vehicles) 02/22/2016  Text   
 
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212 FW 1  02/24/2016  Standards of Conduct   Text 
212 FW 5  03/03/2016  Outside Employment or Activity   Text 
212 FW 2  03/29/2016  Financial Disclosure Requirements

Exhibit 1 (Recommended Positions Required to File Annual Confidential Disclosure Reports (OGE 450)) 03/29/2016  Text   
 
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372 FW 1  04/13/2016  Objectives, Responsibilities, and Definitions for Managing Constructed Real Property   Text 
372 FW 2  04/13/2016  Mission-Centric Life-Cycle Management   Text 
372 FW 3  04/13/2016  Maintaining a Complete and Accurate Inventory of Assets   Text 
372 FW 4  04/13/2016  Assessing Condition and Documenting Costs to Correct Deficiencies   Text 
372 FW 5  04/13/2016  Planning and Executing Projects within Deferred Maintenance (DM) Budgets   Text 
372 FW 6  04/13/2016  Planning and Executing Projects within Transportation Budgets   Text 
372 FW 7  04/13/2016  Disposing of Constructed Real Property Assets   Text 
150 FW 1  04/18/2016  Policy, Procedures, and Responsibilities for Volunteers

Exhibit 1 (Identification Documents Required for Volunteers) 04/18/2016  Text   
 
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150 FW 2  04/18/2016  Volunteer Eligibility   Text 
150 FW 3  04/18/2016  Volunteer Program Operations   Text 
561 FW 16  05/13/2016  Class V Underground Injection Control (UIC) Wells   Text 
036 FW 2  06/06/2016  Marine Mammal Protection Act Incidental Harassment Authorizations   Text 
614 FW 1  08/09/2016  Overview of Managing Cultural Resources   Text 
614 FW 2  08/09/2016  How the Cultural Resources Program Ties into Other Service Programs   Text 
614 FW 3  08/09/2016  Compliance with Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act   Text 
614 FW 4  08/09/2016  Authorization to Use Cultural Resources for Research and Study

Amendment 1. (Clarifying when Archaeological Resources Protection Act permits are not issued. ) 10/03/2016    PDF 
 
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614 FW 5  08/09/2016  Interpreting Cultural, Archaeological, and Paleontological Resources for the Public   Text 
614 FW 6  08/09/2016  Tribal Consultation under Cultural Resource Authorities   Text 
011 FW 2  08/15/2016  Standards for Format and Text for Service Manual Chapters

Exhibit 1 (Template for Writing Manual Chapters) 08/15/2016  Text   
Exhibit 2 (Example Tables, Figures, and Lists) 02/22/2010  Text   
Exhibit 3 (Plain Language Principles) 02/22/2010  Text   
Exhibit 4 (Example of an Amendment) 02/22/2010  Text   
 
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244 FW 3  09/21/2016  Rocket Netting Safety

Exhibit 1 (Sample Rocket Netting Plan) 11/24/2010  Text   
Exhibit 2 (Sample Job Hazard Assessment - Rocket Netting) 11/24/2010    PDF 
Exhibit 3 (Rocket Net Models) 11/24/2010  Text   
Exhibit 4 (Single Series Wiring for Rocket Net) 11/24/2010    PDF 
 
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601 FW 8  10/03/2016  Use of Non-Lead Ammunition for Management and Research Activities on Refuges   Text 
241 FW 12  10/17/2016  Chain Saw Safety (Non-Fire)

Exhibit 1 (Service Non-Fire Annual Chain Saw (Non-Fire) Refresher Requirements) 10/17/2016  Text   
Exhibit 2 (NWCG Task Book for Basic, Intermediate, and Advanced Faller Positions) 10/17/2016    PDF 
 
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Amendments
264 FW 1, Amendment 1 01/22/16 Adds the International Technical Assistance Program (ITAP) to the types of agreements Text
264 FW 2, Amendment 1 01/22/16 Emphasizes documenting the Independent Gov't Cost Estimate and clarifies program charges Text
633 FW 3, Amendment 1 03/11/16 Amendment modifying one section of Exhibit 1, Template for Friends Partnership Agreement Text
029 FW 5, Amendment 1 04/06/16 Changing NCTC collection to Fish and Wildlife Service Museum and Archives at NCTC (FWSMA) Text
054 FW 1, Amendment 1 06/27/16 Amendment to streamline reporting procedures Text
614 FW 4, Amendment 1 10/03/16 Clarifying when Archaeological Resources Protection Act permits are not issued. Text

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