Tag Archive: utah

14 Refuges: Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge

The early spring sun rises across the vast wetlands and lights up the Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge. The James V. Hansen Wildlife Education Center opens at 8 a.m., but the birds have been up for hours already, their wings …

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10 Cities Campaign: Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge

Bear River is a freshwater tributary that flows into the Great Salt Lake in Utah. Surrounded by mountain ranges and on two major bird migration flyways, Bear River’s delta to the northeast of the Great Salt Lake is an oasis in the desert for migratory birds.

Permanent link to this article: https://www.refugeassociation.org/2018/03/10-cities-campaign-bear-river-migratory-bird-refuge/

Let’s Work Together to Conserve and Protect Our Public Lands

The Conference of Western Attorneys General recently voted to approve a report that finds that the ongoing attempts by the state of Utah to take control of millions of acres of federal land in their State are on shaky ground …

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Permanent link to this article: https://www.refugeassociation.org/2016/10/lets-work-together-to-conserve-and-protect-our-public-lands/

Bear River Watershed Conservation Area Established as 565th Unit of the Refuge System

Today, the National Wildlife Refuge Association is joining with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the Ferry family of Corinne, Utah to celebrate the donation of a 30-acre conservation easement by the Ferry Ranch and Farm. This conservation easement …

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Permanent link to this article: https://www.refugeassociation.org/2016/06/bear-river-watershed-conservation-area-established-as-565th-unit-of-the-refuge-system/