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Partners For Wildlife Program

The program has been developing and maintaining positive working relationships with landowners to benefit fish and wildlife resources.

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Arrowwood Wetland Management District Information

Cooperative Agricultural Opportunities

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The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service regularly utilizes agricultural practices to manage and enhance habitat for wildlife. If you are interested in grazing livestock, harvesting hay, or cooperatively farming lands within the Arrowwood Wetland Management District, please contact District Manager Stacy Whipp at (701) 285-3341 Ext. 103 or Stacy_Whipp@fws.gov.

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Partners For Wildlife

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The Region 6 Partners for Fish and Wildlife Program started in North Dakota in 1987 and has been expanded to all other Region 6 states since then. Partners for Fish and Wildlife's focus goes beyond waterfowl habitat. Habitat restoration goals include: Restoring habitat through voluntary partnerships with private landowners. Implementing habitat restoration projects in partnership with State Fish and Wildlife agencies. Restoring biological diversity on private lands and (FmHA) easement and fee title transfers with an emphasis on wetlands. Assisting in the conservation and restoration of biological diversity on National Wildlife Refuges by conserving and restoring the ecosystems in which they are located.

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Conservation Easements

Opportunities for Private Landowners

Conservation easements allow the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to partner with willing landowners to permanently protect wetlands and grasslands in the Prairie Pothole Region.

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About the Complex

Arrowwood National Wildlife Refuge Complex

Arrowwood Wetland Management District is managed as part of the Arrowwood National Wildlife Refuge Complex.

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About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System

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The National Wildlife Refuge System, within the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, manages a national network of lands and waters set aside to conserve America's fish, wildlife, and plants.

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