National Wetlands Inventory
Ecological Services

Service Wetlands Programs

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service works with others in many ways to protect and restore wetlands and the species that depend on them.


A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L, M, N, O, P, Q, R, S, T, U, V, W, X, Y, Z

· Atlantic Salmon Recovery Framework

· Migratory Bird Program

· Habitat protection near Casco Bay (PDF): Gulf of Maine Coastal Program
· Wetland and Aquatic Resource Conservation; Conservation Planning Assistance
· Coastal Barrier Resources System; Habitat and Resource Conservation
· Coastal Program
· Contaminants technical assistance for pesticides, oil spills and Superfund sites

D -
· Duck Stamp

E -
· Endangered Species
· Endangered Species Recovery
· Endangered Species Bulletin
· Endangered Species Grants
· Environmental Contaminants Program

F -
· Midwest National Fish Habitat Action Plan
· Fish Passage Program: Midwest Region
· Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act
· Friends groups for Refuges: National Wildlife Refuge System

G -
· Grants
  · Coastal Grants
  · Endangered Species Grants
  · International Grants
  · Neotropical Migratory Bird Conservation Act matching grants
  · North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA)
· Gulf of Maine Coastal Program resources assessments

H -
· Hydropower Licensing

I -
· Images - photographs and drawings, Service image library
· Invasive Species Programs

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J -
· Joint Ventures in the Mountain/Prairie Region
· Junior Duck Stamp Contest

K -
· Service's Kids/Educators Page

L -
· Private Landowner and Partners for Fish and Wildlife Program
· Service Conservation Library

· Migratory Bird Management Division

· National Wildlife Refuge System (NWRS)
· Neotropical Migratory Bird Conservation Act matching grants (U.S., Latin America, and Caribbean)
· NEPA (National Environmental Policy Act)
· New York Bight Coastal Program
· North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA) - wetland grants to organizations and individuals (US, Mexico & Canada)

O -
·Oil Spills Response
·On the Wild Side!: Chesapeake Bay Field Office quarterly online newsletter

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P -
· Partners for Fish and Wildlife program
· Pesticides and Wildlife
· Playa Lakes Joint Venture
· Prairie Pothole Joint Venture

R -
· Rainwater Basin Joint Venture
· Rainwater Basin Wetland Management District, Nebraska, restoring wetlands, birdwatching, public use
· Ramsar International Convention on Wetlands
· Realty - buying or leasing habitat for the NWR System
· Refuges - National Wildlife Refuges.
· Restoration Projects:
  · Jackson Lane Preserve, MD

S -
· Schoolyard Habitat
· Spatial Data Sources for FWS
· Superfund sites

T -
· Transportation Planning

W -
· Water Quality issues and contaminants
· Wind Energy development

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Last updated: October 14, 2016