U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Director Dan Ashe today announced the selection of Cynthia Martinez as the agency’s chief of the National Wildlife Refuge System. Martinez, a 21-year veteran of………
Migratory birds throughout the Western Hemisphere will benefit from $3.8 million in grants for 27 collaborative conservation projects across the Americas, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service…
How to make the most of your national park visit this summer? Pair it with a side trip to a nearby national wildlife refuge…..
The 10th annual national Endangered Species Day will be celebrated May 15, 2015, with special events and programs that recognize our nation’s efforts to conserve and protect America’s most…………
U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell announced that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has determined that the Bi-State population of greater sage-grouse does not require the protection……..
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the Endangered Species Coalition, the Association of Zoos and Aquariums and the International Child Art Foundation proudly announce the winners of the 2015………
Nothing against birding or nature touring, but sometimes even die-hard nature enthusiasts want to break out of the mold.
A Texas hunter has received from the U.S. government a permit to bring home the taxidermy from a planned hunt for a black rhino in Namibia.
NOAA Fisheries and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service proposed today to reclassify the green sea turtle under the Endangered Species Act (ESA), and list turtles originating from two breeding……….
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Director Dan Ashe and Wyoming Governor Matt Mead today announced the launch of the nation’s first conservation bank for greater sage-grouse.
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Director Dan Ashe today announced the recipients of the 2014 Rachel Carson and Science Leadership awards for scientific excellence.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) today launched a major new campaign aimed at saving the declining monarch butterfly.
The budget also contains an additional $1.4 billion available under permanent appropriations, most of which will be provided directly to states for fish and wildlife restoration and conservation…
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Director Dan Ashe today announced the appointment of Jim Kurth as the agency’s new Deputy Director for Operations.
Few birds match America’s majestic bald eagle for inspiring awe.
Winter is prime viewing season for these incredible raptors,
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today announced it will be conducting a status review of the monarch butterfly under the Endangered Species Act (ESA).
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced federal protection for the rufa subspecies of the red knot, a robin-sized shorebird, designating it as threatened under the Endangered Species Act.
The USFWS has recently released the Candidate Notice of Review, a yearly status appraisal of plants and animals that are candidates for Endangered Species Act (ESA) protection.
On behalf of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Dan Ashe commends the U.S. Senate for approving an increase in the price of the Federal Duck Stamp today.
The commission also recognized the contributions of Rep. John Dingell, who is retiring after an unprecedented 45 years of service as a member…
The USFWS has permitted the MDIFW for incidental captures of threatened species associated with state-regulated trapping program.
The Straight-Horned Markhor has rebounded from the brink of extinction thanks to a community conservation and hunting program.
According to the USFWS, Monarch butterflies are struggling with counts of the insects trending down so sharply that their migration is now under threat.
Secretary Sally Jewell has announced that due to concerted conservation efforts by landowners and other partners, the Delmarva Peninsula fox squirrel has recovered across many parts of its range.
The USFWS is proud to announce that Jennifer Miller, an artist from Olean, N.Y., is the winner of the 2014 Federal Duck Stamp Art Contest.
The AZGFC voted to take several actions related to Mexican wolf conservation in light of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s recent release of the draft Environmental Impact Statement.
Secretary Jewell, Director Ashe Announce $35 Million in Grants to Boost State Endangered Species Conservation Efforts Funding to 20 states will help collaborative efforts for conservation.
The U.S. House of Representatives passed the Multinational Species Conservation Funds Semipostal Stamp Reauthorization Act, requiring the USPS to resume sales of the Save Vanishing Species stamp.
The West Virginia DNR is excited to announce that it has received a grant for addressing White-Nose Syndrome in bats.
Pheasants Forever is excited to announce that it has promoted Eran Sandquist to the position of Minnesota State Coordinator.
The USFWS has awarded a contract to conduct a review of the Eastern North Carolina non-essential, experimental red wolf population to the Wildlife Management Institute of Cabot, Virginia.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is excited to announce that it will partner with communities, corporations and nonprofits to help restore the natural environment, and more.
The USFWS is excited to announce that Paul Souza has been selected to be the Assistant Director for Science Applications for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
The USFWS announced today that it is withdrawing a proposal to list the North American wolverine in the contiguous United States as a threatened species under the ESA.
The USFWS has announced a proposal to hunting season lengths and bag limits for the upcoming waterfowl seasons.
Nebraska has partnered with Wyoming Game & Fish Department to protect habitat for eight imperiled bat species, including the Northern Long-eared, considered for Federal listing as an endangered species…