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- New partnerships to benefit most wildlife species. // International Wildlife;Jan/Feb93, Vol. 23 Issue 1, Wildlife Digest p26
Announces passage of a new law establishing federal, state and private partnership programs to conserve non-hunted species. Federal funding will be matched with funds from state and private groups, according to National Wildlife Federation spokesperson Doug Inkley.
- New law requires refuge managers to make wildlife their top priority. // International Wildlife;Jan/Feb98, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p6
Presents information on the National Wildlife Refuge Improvement Act of 1997, which was passed by Congress and signed by President Bill Clinton. Reasons for the bill's passing; Reference to Mark Van Putten, president of the National Wildlife Federation (NWF); Information on the 92-million-acre...
- House passes Shadmoor protection bill. // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);4/29/96, Vol. 43 Issue 18, p19
Reports on the approval of a bill which would authorize the United States Fish and Wildlife Service to include the Shadmoor property in the Amagansett National Wildlife Refuge.
- The killing fields. Petersen, David // Wilderness (07366477);Summer94, Vol. 57 Issue 205, p26
Focuses on the federal Animal Damage Control Act of 1931, still in force, and its methods of `destruction or control' of `problem' wildlife. Growing opposition to ADC; Figures on ADC kills and expenditures for 1991; Comments by retired ADC trapper Dick Randall; The alliance between ADC and...
- Curbing a blood sport. // Canadian Geographic;May/Jun97, Vol. 117 Issue 3, p42
Focuses on the Canada's law for buffalo. Canada's first anti-slaughter law; Key provisions of the law; Penalties for any violation of the law; Enforcement of the law.
- Laws of the wild. Aziz, Laurel // Canadian Geographic;May/Jun97, Vol. 117 Issue 3, p42
Focuses on the history of wildlife conservation policy in Canada which is a tale of conflicting ideologies that predates Confederation. Record on the concern about reckless exploitation of wildlife in 1762; Jurisdiction of the British North America Act of 1867; Creation of the Commission of...
- House spends $25 million on fish and wildlife. // Human Events;2/11/94, Vol. 50 Issue 5, p23
Reports on the United States House of Representatives' approval of the passage of the budget allocation for the Fish and Wildlife Foundation. Amount of fund allocated for fiscal years 1994 to 1998; Arguments for and against the budget allocation; List of representatives who voted for or against...
- Montana Wilderness bill finds reluctant support, presents bittersweet solution. Cobb, Kathy // Fedgazette;Jul92, Vol. 4 Issue 3, p17
Focuses on the controversy surrounding the 1992 Montana Wilderness bill. Provision to release 4.5 million acres of the state's ten national forests to the National Forest Service management plans; Designation of 1.2 million acres of additional wilderness land and creation of more than 215,000...
- How Congress rips off the `wilderness' fund. G.S. // Earth Island Journal;Fall94, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p15
Comments on the diversion of funds for wilderness protection by the United States Congress. Wilderness Society director Howard Zahniser's 1956 proposal for a legislation to protect the wild areas of the United States; Legislation of the National Wilderness Preservation System; Passage of the...