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  • Michigan DNR Moves Fast and Effectively to Deal with CWD Report

    On August 25, Michigan became the 15th state to discover the presence of chronic wasting disease (CWD) within its borders.  The Michigan Department of Natural Resources (DNR) identified the disease in a female three-year-old white-tailed deer born and ra...
  • House Passes Environmental Education Bill

    In response to the recent movement documenting the growing disconnect of children and nature, the U.S. House of Representatives is expected to vote on the No Child Left Inside Act of 2008 (H. R. 3036) this month.  The bill, introduced by Representative J...
  • Kempthorne Announces Changes to Endangered Species Consultation Process

    In late August, U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) Secretary, Dirk Kempthorne, announced changes to the consultation process under the Endangered Species Act (ESA).  The announcement was made in conjunction with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Ad...
  • Young Forest Habitat in Upper Great Lakes Region: Build It, Wildlife Will Come

    The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) recently awarded a grant to implement the Upper Great Lakes Woodcock and Young Forest Initiative.  The grant, awarded to the Wildlife Management Institute (WMI), will be administered through the FWS’s Webless Mi...
  • 74th North American Conference to Feature Reservoir Fisheries Workshop

    Human-made reservoirs typically are managed for a multitude of uses, many of which conflict with fish production.  However, they are important to society, especially where natural lakes are few and far between.  Next March, during the 74th North America...
  • Request Now for Meetings, Events and More at North American Conference

    Individuals, organizations, agencies, committees and prospective exhibitors wishing to have a place at the 74th North American Wildlife and Natural Resources Conference are urged to make their requests as soon as possible.  The 74th North American will b...