Archive for the 'Refuge News Briefs' Category

Jul 17, 2011

Refuge News Briefs – 07/17/11

Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge near Olympia restores saltwater marsh, builds viewing boardwalk Cottontail rabbit gets a hand at Rachel Carson NWR Honey Prairie Fire has little swamp left to burn ‘Workamping’ gives outdoors enthusiasts seasonal jobs at parks and refuges Refuge Ramble aims to get people of all ages out to explore nature

Jul 10, 2011

Refuge News Briefs – 07/10/11

Revised wilderness plan for Charles M. Russell National Wildlife Refuge draws 25,000 comments Okefenokee NWR Fire Still Growing Florida panther faces new danger: Its growing fearlessness US Fish and Wildlife Service proposes more hunting in wildlife refuges

Jun 08, 2011

Refuge News Briefs – 06/08/11

Coast Guard Investigating Oily Substance near Breton NWR Lightning starts 2 new fires in Okefenokee Cauliflower Coral Spawning Documented for First Time Former refuge biologist returns as deputy refuge manager Canadians acquire thousands of Alaska acres for rare earth minerals development near Kanuti NWR

May 26, 2011

Refuge News Briefs – 05/26/11

Alligator River NWR Fire Now 65% Contained Sec. Salazar Announces Plan to Spend $350,000 Connecting Metro Refuges to Rocky Mountain National Park Potomac River NWR Law Enforcement Officer Honored for Saving DC-Area Woman Videos of Okefenokee NWR Fire

May 13, 2011

Refuge News Briefs – 05/13/11

Okefenokee NWR Fire Grows To 171 Sq. Miles Gulf Coast Oil Spill Duck Assessment Lacked Leadership & Coherent Planning Eaglets poke their heads from nest at Montezuma refuge for all to admire Marin wildlife group blasts plan to kill non-native mice on Farallon Islands Crane Chicks Hatch at Necedah National Wildlife Refuge Hidden cameras to […]

May 05, 2011

Refuge News Briefs – 05/05/11

Green means go for new refuge Visitor Center at Necedah Okefenokee fire still growing, but no threat to structures New Sonoran pronghorn herds OK’d for Kofa NWR Wildlife refuge lives up to its name for birds Preservationists Fear For Egmont Key’s Future

Apr 27, 2011

Refuge News Briefs – 04/27/11

Discover America’s best kept secrets Boulder, Jefferson commissioners OK open space and parkway pact Refuge visitors have fun learning about environmental awareness during Earth Day Herrera says ‘defund Willapa dike removal’ at Willapa NWR Losing, But Slowly, In Struggle To Fight Back The Sea

Apr 11, 2011

Refuge News Briefs – 04/11/11

New ways to go wild: Port Louisa Natl. Wildlife Refuge adds new features Santa Ana wildlife refuge still growing back from Alex flooding Wildlife habitat benefits from huge Sierra snowpack Different Drummers: Educating others about wildlife becomes second career for Upper Township man Migratory birds return to Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge Winthrop University lends helping […]

Apr 05, 2011

Refuge News Briefs – 04/05/11

Mountain lion documented at Laguna Atascosa NWR USS Frank Cable, Guam National Wildlife Refuge Celebrate Trail Opening FRIDAY Feds frustrated by hungry elk on Baca refuge Swan’s long run at Turnbull Refuge ends on high note

Apr 01, 2011

Refuge News Briefs – 04/01/11

A VP Interview with David Payer of ANWR Bitter Lake refuge, Bottomless Lakes park earn recognition as important wetlands Lawmaker proposes cutting Florida funding for Egmont Key Research at Lake Alice NWR has shown high duck nesting success

Mar 21, 2011

Refuge News Briefs – 03/21/11

Few ever see a wild Florida panther, but a photographer scores a trifecta 6th Grade Goes on a Wildlife Trip Navy Base Becomes Wildlife Preserve Trinity River Refuge Headquarters Ground Breaking Event Friday On a mission to restore the Louisiana bayou Column: PSE&G Wants Another Power Line Upgrade; Now’s The Time To Ask Questions

Mar 15, 2011

Refuge News Briefs – 03/15/11

Oldest Albatross Survives Tsunami Damage to Midway Atoll Making Tracks: Florida Panther Week Kicks Off Where the wild things are: Chicago’s backyard national refuge Stockton Teams Up With Forsythe to Train Naturalists Is The Florida Panther Up Next For Extinction? US Fish and Wildlife Service approves 15-year conservation plan for W.Va. wildlife refuge Sea-Level Rise […]