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  • Input Invited for 78th (2013) North American Conference

    The 78th North American Wildlife and Natural Resources Conference will be held March 24-29, 2013, in Arlington, Virginia. The Conference Steering Committee is seeking ideas and participation from professional conservation interests to help develop the c...
  • New Website for the New England Cottontail

    The Wildlife Management Institute announces the launch of a new website designed to provide a wealth of information on the New England cottontail. The site provides landowners and the general public with information about the species and descriptions of h...
  • Florida Explores the Public Trust Doctrine

    Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) staff recently conducted a two-day workshop to explore the public trust doctrine (PTD) and what it means to the agency.  The Public Trust Doctrine is the principle that wildlife resources are owned ...
  • FWS to Target Funds to U.S. Prairie Pothole Region

    The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) and Ducks Unlimited announced in early March they will work with the Migratory Bird Conservation Commission to increase habitat protection resources in the Prairie Pothole Region of the northern plains, reports the...
  • USDA Announces New CRP Initiative and General Sign-up

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently announced that it is launching a new initiative within the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) to enroll a million acres of grassland and wetland habitats, according to the Wildlife Management Institute. W...
  • FY 2013 Budget Process Begins

    The Obama Administration kicked off the annual federal budget process last month with release of their proposed funding priorities for fiscal year 2013.  The budget request includes an overall reduction in federal spending with specific cuts to certain p...
  • White House Hosts Conference on Conservation

    On March 2, the Department of the Interior hosted the White House Conference on Conservation – Growing America’s Outdoor Heritage and Economy.  The conference is part of the administration’s America’s Great Outdoors initiative and its goal was to...