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U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

February 10, 2017
The rusty patched bumble bee is now on
the endangered species list.  
Photo: Heather Holm, University of Minnesota Extension
The plight of the bumble bee
February 10, 2017 - 11:20pm
April 9, 2016
The eagle was found in a plastic bag, breasted out, with its talons and a portion of one leg missing. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information which leads to the conviction of any responsible party. Illustration
Reward offered in dead, scavenged bald eagle case
April 9, 2016 - 12:54am
April 5, 2016
A wolverine walks across the snow in this U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) photo taken March 16, 2009. REUTERS/Steve Kroschel/US Fish and Wildlife Service/Handout/Files
Judge orders Fish and Wildlife Service to address climate threat to wolverines
April 5, 2016 - 12:14pm
March 11, 2016
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announces $33 million to Minnesota for conservation
March 11, 2016 - 11:46pm
January 13, 2016
Bat's all, folks
January 13, 2016 - 10:18pm
September 25, 2015
A duck takes flight on Rice Lake in Brainerd. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch)
Duck numbers remain strong for new season
September 25, 2015 - 10:15pm
April 1, 2015
Northern long-eared bat listed as threatened species
April 1, 2015 - 8:50pm
December 23, 2014
Junior duck stamp contest accepting entries
December 23, 2014 - 9:21pm
October 31, 2014
A Northern long-eared bat captured in mist nets during a study of bat populations in Aitkin County's managed forests. Submitted photo
Going to bat for bats
October 31, 2014 - 11:23am
August 22, 2014
Public comments being sought for revised hunt plan for Crane Meadows' refuge
August 22, 2014 - 9:12am
June 18, 2014
Conservation group demands restoration of grizzly bears to most of native range
June 18, 2014 - 1:38pm