Tag: United States Fish and Wildlife Service

  • SCI & USFWS Celebrate Historic Recovery & Delisting of Gray Wolves

    SCI & USFWS Celebrate Historic Recovery  & Delisting of Gray Wolves

    WASHINGTON, D.C. (October 29, 2020) – After 45 years of protection, the United States Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) announced today its decision to delist the gray wolf from the list of threatened species under the Endangered Species Act (ESA). This decision is unequivocally based on the best available science, including both recent and historical information regarding […]

  • DU Applauds Skipwith USFWS Confirmation

    DU Applauds Skipwith USFWS Confirmation

    Ducks Unlimited applauds the Senate’s confirmation of Aurelia Skipwith as director of the United States Fish and Wildlife Service WASHINGTON, D.C. – Dec. 12, 2019 – Ducks Unlimited (DU) applauds the Senate’s confirmation of Aurelia Skipwith as director of the United States Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS). President Donald Trump re-nominated Skipwith for the Administration […]

  • DU applauds movement in USFWS Director nomination

    DU applauds movement in USFWS Director nomination

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Oct. 23, 2018 – Ducks Unlimited (DU) applauds the movement toward a new United States Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) director. In a release distributed Monday, President Donald Trump announced his intent to nominate Aurelia Skipwith as the new USFWS director. DU works closely with federal and state agencies, including USFWS, across […]

  • Horicon Marsh Joint Trapping Auction Scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 11

    Horicon Marsh Joint Trapping Auction Scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 11

    HORICON, Wis. – The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and United States Fish and Wildlife Service will hold a public trapping auction at the Horicon Marsh Education and Visitor Center on Thursday, Oct.11, 2018. Doors will open at 5 p.m. to allow trappers the opportunity to ask questions and review information. The auction will begin […]

  • LEADERS IN HUNTING AND SHOOTING SPORTS COMMUNITY SIGN R3 MOU

    LEADERS IN HUNTING AND SHOOTING SPORTS COMMUNITY SIGN R3 MOU

    (Lincoln, Nebraska) – Today, during the meeting of the first-ever National R3 Symposium, leaders from the Council to Advance Hunting and the Shooting Sports, Archery Trade Association, National Shooting Sports Foundation, Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies and United States Fish and Wildlife Service signed a Memorandum of Understanding on recruitment, retention and reactivation of […]