National Wildlife Refuges

Senate Vote Ends Longstanding Debate Over the National Wildlife Refuge System

(09/09/1997) - Washington D.C.-- The U.S. Senate today ended a longstanding debate over the future of the National Wildlife Refuge System by approving legislation outlining management of the system's more than 500 refuges. By voice vote the Senate took up and passed a slightly amended version of the House-passed National Wildlife Refuge System Improvement Act, H.R. 1420.

New Rule Conserves Carnivores on National Wildlife Refuges in Alaska

Jennifer Witherspoon

(202) 772-0269  

jwitherspoon@defenders.org

 

New Rule Conserves Carnivores on National Wildlife Refuges in Alaska

WASHINGTON (August 3, 2016) – The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) posted a final rule today prohibiting Alaska from applying its “predator control” program to National Wildlife Refuge System lands in the state.

After 41 days, illegal standoff at Malheur comes to an end

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

February 11, 2016      

Contact: Catalina Tresky; (202) 772-0253, ctresky@defenders.org

 

After 41 days, illegal standoff at Malheur comes to an end

 

Defenders hails newly proposed national wildlife refuge in the Northeast

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

January 20, 2016

Contact: Catalina Tresky; ctresky@defenders.org, (202) 772-0253

 

Defenders hails newly proposed national wildlife refuge in the Northeast

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service continues its wildlife refuge work despite Malheur standoff

 

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