Wildlife Refuges in Crisis

June 2001
Birder's World;Jun2001, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p18
Discusses the findings of the National Audubon Society about the problems at the National Wildlife Refuge System of the United States Fish and Wildlife Service that threaten the survival of some bird species. Impact of the projects of the Army Corps of Engineers on bird habitats; Lack of enough funds to support the operations and maintenance of the refuges; Expectations of Audubon government relations director Perry Plumart that the government will increase the funding for the refuges.


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