Tag Archive: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Looking Forward: Where Do You Hope the Refuge Association Will Be in Another 40 Years?

To continue the celebration of our 40th Anniversary, we have asked U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service employees, Friends members, and other nonprofit partners to tell us where they hope the National Wildlife Refuge Association will be in another 40 years. …

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Looking Back: Growth of the Organization

To celebrate our 40th anniversary this year, we are publishing a “Looking Back” series of blogs. Each edition will feature a different person who was involved with the organization at different stages over our 40 year history. For our second …

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Why Today’s Bi-State Sage-Grouse Decision is an Encouraging Sign

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today announced that a sub-population of greater sage-grouse found only in California and Nevada does not require protection under the Endangered Species Act. Big deal, right? Actually, yes. While this decision only concerns the …

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Jim Kurth Chosen as New Deputy Director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

The National Wildlife Refuge Association is elated to learn that Jim Kurth has been chosen as the new Deputy Director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service following the retirement of Rowan Gould. “We are thrilled to see Jim Kurth appointed to …

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