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  • New Leadership in House and Senate Committees Has Bearing on Next Farm Bill

    As a result of November’s elections, new leadership with be at the helm when the House and Senate Committees that oversee agriculture convene in January, according to the Wildlife Management Institute. Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) will be taking over as Chai...
  • Group Appeals Court Decision on Wyoming Energy Development

    The Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership (TRCP) in late November appealed a judge’s decision to uphold the U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) energy development plan in the Upper Green River Basin in southwest Wyoming.  In September, the court...
  • Wolverines Listed as Candidate Species under ESA

    The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) announced on December 13 that wolverines in the contiguous United States are warranted to be listed under the Endangered Species Act (ESA) but precluded from full protection due to other listings of higher priority...
  • 76th North American Conference Special Session to Examine Integrating Aquatic and Terrestrial Resource Management

    Conservation planning increasingly emphasizes a broad-scale perspective that looks across ownership boundaries to coordinate management and restoration activities at landscape or watershed scales.This is especially important given the predicted impacts of...
  • Dan Ashe Nominated as Fish & Wildlife Service Director

    On December 3, President Obama formally nominated Dan Ashe to be the next Director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.  Currently serving as Deputy Director, Ashe has been the science advisor to the Director, Chief of the National Wildlife Refuge Syst...
  • Popular Wildlife Short Course to be Offered

    During the week of March 28-April 1, 2011, Colorado State University will again offer the annual Wildlife Management Short Course mainly for laypersons and agency personnel without wildlife training. ...