A backpack of memories
- No more horsing around. Hazelwood, Kim // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;7/19/93, Vol. 20 Issue 31, p20
Cites a report from a citizens' advisory committee released by the Department of National Defence which supports elimination of the entire herd of 850 feral horses at CFB Suffield (near Medicine Hat) as a threat to the area's natural wildlife. Background of the controversy over the herd;...
- NWF backs plan for new National Biological Survey. // International Wildlife;Jul/Aug93, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p26
Comments on plans for a National Biological Survey to determine which ecosystems need the greatest protection, proposed by Interior Secretary Bruce Babbitt. Backing by National Wildlife Federation; Details.
- Wildlife gets some big bucks. // Outdoor Life;Mar92, Vol. 189 Issue 3, p9
Reports that wildlife is already benefitting this year from appropriation acts signed by President George Bush in 1991. Three major agencies--the US Fish and Wildlife Service, the Bureau of Land Management, and the Forest Service--all received significant increases in funds for wildlife.
- Time for a change. Reiger, George // Field & Stream;Feb1993, Vol. 97 Issue 10, p11
Discusses the mismanagement of federal bureaucracies responsible for marine fisheries and migratory gamebirds. Federal regulations proposed after species are in trouble; Concerns of Secretaries of Commerce; Innovative biologists leaving government; Policy and regulations; More.
- Contract killers. Schueler, Donald G. // Sierra;Nov/Dec93, Vol. 78 Issue 6, p70
Focuses on Animal Damage Control (ADC), an agency of the US Department of Agriculture's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service. Its sole function to control wildlife when it comes into conflict with people; What `people,' `conflict' and `control' really mean; Number of animals killed by ADC...
- Conservationists score major victory for wildlife refuges. Byrnes, Patricia // Wilderness (07366477);Winter93, Vol. 57 Issue 203, p4
States that the US Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) has pledged to modify or eliminate within one year most of the incompatible activities taking place on the 491 National Wildlife Refuges. The lawsuit brought by The Wilderness Society; Examples of activities; Also, legislation designed to...
- The OMB octopus. Williamson, L. // Outdoor Life;May89, Vol. 183 Issue 5, p62
Discusses how the President's Office of Management and Budget (OMB) wants to put a $100 million cap each on the Wildlife Restoration and the Federal Aid in Sport Fish programs, two of wildlife's most vital programs.
- All wet. Stenger, R.S. // Environmental Action;Nov/Dec91, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p12
Examines the future of our nation's wetlands. Critical to survival of countless plants and animals; Provide refuge to one-third of America's endangered or threatened species; Wetlands becoming as threatened as the wildlife they protect; Bush administration overhaul of wetlands policy and the...
- Is this the way to save Africa's wildlife? Butler, Victoria; Freeman, Michael // International Wildlife;Mar/Apr95, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p38
Discusses the successful implementation of Communal Areas Management Program for Indigenous Resources (CAMPIRE), a wildlife conservation program in Zimbabwe. Background on the development of the program; Program management and regulations; Benefits to the Dete villagers; Change of local...
- NWF backs strong endangered species bills now before House and Senate. // National Wildlife (World Edition);Aug/Sep93, Vol. 31 Issue 5, p25
Urges swift Congressional action on two bills to strengthen the Endangered Species Act. Who introduced the bills; What the bills propose.