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Grants Benefiting Native Trout Watersheds Awarded in Six Western States

Posted by WAFWA on September 16, 2019
The Western Native Trout Initiative (WTNI) is awarding more than $200,000 in grant funding for eight projects benefiting native trout species across the West.  The Western Native Trout Initiative (WTNI) is awarding more than $200,000 in grant funding for eight projects benefiting native trout species across the West.  The…
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ON THE HORIZON: August 2019, Issue 19

Posted by WAFWA on August 1, 2019
Western Native Trout Initiative (WTNI) receives $432K grant from the Resource Legacy Fund to further restoration projects in the Northwest and much more in this month's newsletter.
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Take Flight for Monarch Butterflies

Posted by WAFWA on July 9, 2019
The Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies (WAFWA) is taking the lead on monarch butterfly conservation in the West. The Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies (WAFWA) is taking the lead on monarch butterfly conservation in the West. WAFWA convened a “Take Flight Conservation” meeting in Reno,…
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Esri Features WAFWA for Conservation Efforts Across North America

Posted by WAFWA on July 2, 2019
Find about how we were featured in Esri for our latest conservation efforts across North America.  Open Data Site Supports Fish, Wildlife Conservation Efforts in North America State fish and wildlife personnel from across the western United States are working together to save priority species and their habitats, and…
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ON THE HORIZON: June 2019, Issue 18

Posted by WAFWA on June 1, 2019
A new native trout intiative kicks off in 12 Western States.
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Wildlife biologist catch lesser prairie chickens for release in Colorado

Posted by WAFWA on May 11, 2019
BACA COUNTY, Colo. – Author: Janet Oravetz, Published: April 24, 2019 Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW)  biologists just wrapped up a grueling month-long effort to trap lesser prairie chickens on their breeding grounds in Kansas. It’s a part of a larger four-year effort to reestablish lesser prairie chickens on their native sand…
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Pheasants Forever & Quail Forever Recognize Conservation Professionals at 84th North American Wildlife & Natural Resources Conference

Posted by WAFWA on April 3, 2019
Pheasants Forever & Quail Forever recently presented five wildlife professionals with Conservation Service Awards during the 84th North American Wildlife & Natural Resources Conference in Denver, Co.
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ON THE HORIZON: April 2019, Issue 17

Posted by WAFWA on April 1, 2019
Invasive species action plan, assessing LPC mitigation framework, honoring western conservationists & kids who love ferrets.
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