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San Diego National Wildlife Refuge Complex Wins $1 million in Urban Wildlife Refuge Challenge

This morning, Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell announced that the San Diego National Wildlife Refuge Complex is the winner of a nationwide competition among urban wildlife refuges to receive an addition $1 million this year-  and in subsequent years- …

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Permanent link to this article: https://www.refugeassociation.org/2014/08/san-diego-national-wildlife-refuge-complex-wins-1-million-in-urban-wildlife-refuge-challenge/

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Bans GMOs and Neonicotinoid Insecticides

In support of their mission to conserve wildlife, Jim Kurth, Chief of the Refuge System has boldly made the decision to ban genetically modified crops and neonicotinoid insecticides from being used on national wildlife refuges across the country. This decision …

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Permanent link to this article: https://www.refugeassociation.org/2014/08/u-s-fish-and-wildlife-service-bans-gmos-and-neonicotinoid-insecticides/