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Super Bird Fests 2016

Super Bird Fests 2016

A Calendar of Great Festivals on or near National Wildlife Refuges New birder or old hand? No matter. It’s hard not to be moved by the sight of more birds erupting in flight than you’ve ever seen in your life. National wildlife refuges make great festival sites because so many…


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Salazar Announces Fee Free Days at National Parks, Public Lands for 2013

WASHINGTON — Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar today announced dates in 2013 when more than 2,000 national parks, national forests, national wildlife refuges, and other federal lands will offer free admittance to everyone. “Our national parks, wildlife refuges, forests and other public lands offer every American a place to get…


Stimulus Funding Awarded to Rehabilitate Building, Double Size of Youth Conservation Corps at Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge

Virginia Beach, Va. – The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has awarded a $528,000 contract under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (Recovery Act) to TTR, L.L.C., also known as Casa Builders, of Virginia Beach to make structural repairs and energy-efficient improvements to a former residence on Back Bay National…


Proposed Rule Clarifies Hunting Rule Changes at National Wildlife Refuges

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today published in the Federal Register a proposed rule that modifies language regarding existing hunting programs at 76 national wildlife refuges, including three refuges in the California and Nevada Region. The proposed rule has a 30-day public comment period. The Service hopes to finalize…


Public Hunting Land in New Jersey

Losing access to a hunting spot on private land and/or thinking there are no places to hunt are among the top reasons cited by those who stop hunting or hunt less in New Jersey. While it is true that private land hunting access is becoming more challenging, New Jersey is…


Celebrate National Wildlife Refuge Week in Your State October 12-18, 2008

Whether it’s taking a walk among the fall colors, spotting a rare bird species, or learning about the cultural resources that are part of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s conservation mission, National Wildlife Refuge Week, October 12-18, 2008, celebrates the diversity and resources of America’s 548 national wildlife refuges. …


Celebrate National Wildlife Refuge Week in Your State October 12-18, 2008

Whether it’s taking a walk among the fall colors, spotting a rare bird species, or learning about the cultural resources that are part of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s conservation mission, National Wildlife Refuge Week, October 12-18, 2008, celebrates the diversity and resources of America’s 548 national wildlife refuges. …


National Public Lands Day and National Hunting and Fishing Day: Get Outside and Get Involved In Nature

This month nature is calling for families and people of all ages to help clean up public lands and connect with the outdoors through two of America’s traditional pastimes. September 27 is both National Public Lands Day and National Hunting and Fishing Day.  Both events highlight the Nation’s bountiful natural…


Hunting Big Game Over Bait Prohibited on WMAs, Other Public Lands In North Dakota

With big game hunting seasons fast approaching, the North Dakota Game and Fish Department reminds hunters that hunting big game over bait on state wildlife management areas is prohibited. In addition, hunting over bait is also not allowed on all U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service national wildlife refuges and waterfowl…


New Procedures Implemented To Apply For Cache River and Bald Knob NWR Modern Gun Quota Hunts

AUGUSTA – The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has implemented new procedures for quota hunts on two of is wildlife refuges. The new measures affect the Cache River and Bald Knob national wildlife refuges in eastern Arkansas. The hunt dates are Nov. 8-11 and Nov. 14-16 for the Cache River…