Archive for the 'Conserving the Future' Category

Oct 20, 2011

USFWS Releases 10-year Blueprint for the Refuge System

For the past 18 months, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has been working on formulating a 10-year blueprint for the future of the National Wildlife Refuge System — a process which culminated in the “Conserving the Future” conference in Wisconsin back in July.
Entitled Conserving the Future: Wildlife Refuges and the Next Generation, the Service’s [...]

Jul 10, 2011

National Wildlife Refuge Conference Set for Madison this Week

The Wisconsin State Journal proudly proclaimed in its paper that the National Wildlife Refuge System will be holding its “Vision Conference” in Madison, Wisconsin this coming week.

Hundreds of professional and citizen conservationists will be in Madison next week to help finalize a new vision for the country’s 553 national wildlife refuges.
The refuge system holds a [...]

Jun 27, 2011

Conserving the Future — Attend Virtual Conference July 12-14

As this blog has mentioned in past posts, Refuge System staff, volunteers, Friends, and conservationists will be meeting for the “Conserving the Future: Wildlife Refuges and the Next Generation” Vision conference on July 11-14, in Madison Wisconsin, where the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will adopt a new plan for the future of the National [...]