Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies and Partners Seek Nominations for Climate Adaptation Leadership Awards- Nominations due by April 13
Mar 7, 2018, 11:03 AM
The Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies and its members and partners are seeking nominations for the Climate Adaptation Leadership Award (Award) which recognizes outstanding efforts to increase the resilience of America’s valuable living natural resources and the many people, businesses and communities that depend on them.
The Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies Applauds House Subcommittee on Hearing Encouraging the Passage of Two Bipartisan Bills
Feb 15, 2018, 3:53 PM
Today, the Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies was pleased to witness the House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Federal Lands hearings on five bills, including Recovering America’s Wildlife Act (H.R.4647) and the Modernizing the Pittman-Robertson Fund for Tomorrow's Needs Act of 2017 (H.R.2591). The Association applauds Chairman Tom McClintock (R-CA) for his leadership in bringing H.R. 4647 and H.R. 2591 up for the subcommittee hearing today.
Statement from the Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies Commending Secretary Zinke Signing Secretarial Order 3362
Feb 12, 2018, 10:00 AM
The Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies applauds last week’s announcement of Secretarial Order 3362 by secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke. This order aims to improve habitat and migration corridors for big game species through collaborative efforts with state and private landowners.
Job Announcement- Open Recruitment for an Adaptation Program Manager
Jan 22, 2018, 1:53 PM
We're Hiring!! Open recruitment for an Adaptation Program Manager.
Statement from the Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies Supporting the Introduction of the Recovering America's Wildlife Act
Dec 15, 2017, 5:30 PM
The Association of Fish and wildlife Agencies strongly supports the introduction of the Recovering America’s Wildlife Act (H.R.4647). This bipartisan legislation would redirect $1.3 billion in existing revenue from the development of energy and mineral resources on federal lands and waters be dedicated to the Wildlife Conservation Restoration Program to conserve a full array of fish and wildlife. Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) and Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (D-MI) announced the introduction of this bipartisan bill today in Washington D.C.
Statement from the Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies Supporting the Introduction of the Chronic Wasting Disease Management Act
Nov 27, 2017, 9:46 AM
The Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies supports the introduction the Chronic Wasting Disease Management Act of 2017 (H.R. 4454).
Statement from the Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies
Nov 21, 2017, 9:44 AM
The Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies supports community-based natural resources management and the role it plays in international wildlife sustainability by utilizing funds generated to align conservation with local community needs.
Statement from the Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies Regarding the Release of the Species of Greatest Conservation Need National Database
Oct 25, 2017, 9:41 AM
The Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies is thrilled to hear about the release of a new national database listing Species of Greatest Conservation Need (SGCN), announced today by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).
The AFWA Strategist: Fall 2017
Oct 25, 2017, 10:08 AM
Articles include brief updates on 2017-2018 AFWA Officers & Executive Committee; Business Meeting Resolutions; 2017 Annual Award Winners; Alliance for America's Fish & Wildlife Campaign Update; and National Survey Updates.
AFWA Recommends 18 Priority Projects for the 2018 Multistate Conservation Grant Cycle
Sep 25, 2017, 9:34 AM
At the Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies (AFWA) Annual Meeting in Snowbird, Utah members recommended approval of 18 projects to be funded through the Multistate Conservation Grants Program (MSCG).