National Wildlife Refuge System

 

Friends Forward April 2015




  Congratulations Award Winners!

The National Wildlife Refuge Association selected winners in all four categories of its annual Refuge System awards. Find out who the winners are here.

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Grants Galore
Seven Friends groups won NEEF awards - and there are many more grants waiting to be won. Read the details here.
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  A Friend's Perspective

What makes a Friends/refuge partnership work exceptionally well? Richard Skoglund of the International Wildlife Refuge Alliance at Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge, MI, shares his thoughts  here.

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#ScienceWoman

Women’s History Month in March sparked an interest in highlighting today’s women of science throughout the Refuge System. Meet some of them here and more in the Flickr gallery. 

 
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  Candlelit Trail Hike

The Friends of Crane Meadows saw an opportunity to offer something different that would bring people to the refuge: a candlelit winter trail hike. Read how the project developed here.

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Committee Leaders

Committee Leaders in the U.S. Senate and House of most interest to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the National Wildlife Refuge System.

 

 
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Refuge Update March-April

Refuge Update March-April includes a focus on “Beyond the Boundaries,” the concept of conserving and restoring ecosystems on a landscape scale with the help of partners beyond refuge boundaries. Also read about monarch festivals, balancing salamander survival and public use, walrus stampedes in Alaska and much more.

 

 
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Wichita Mountains Refuge

Wichita Mountains Refuge, OK, wins USAToday/10Best Readers Choice Poll – see all the winners and nominees here.

 

 
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National Wildlife Refuge Association 2014 Annual Report

National Wildlife Refuge Association 2014 Annual Report. The NWRA marks its 40th anniversary this year. The he report recaps the Refuge Association’s accomplishments, points up the economic benefits and fiscal struggles of the Refuge System, and highlights conservation, advocacy and constituency-building milestones. 

 


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Last updated: April 14, 2015