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Noun1.FWS - an agency in the Department of the Interior that conserves and protects fish and wildlife and their habitatsFWS - an agency in the Department of the Interior that conserves and protects fish and wildlife and their habitats; assesses the environmental impact of pesticides and nuclear power site and hydroelectric dams and thermal pollution
Department of the Interior, DoI, Interior Department, Interior - the United States federal department charged with conservation and the development of natural resources; created in 1849
bureau, federal agency, government agency, agency, office, authority - an administrative unit of government; "the Central Intelligence Agency"; "the Census Bureau"; "Office of Management and Budget"; "Tennessee Valley Authority"
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Under the current FWS program, nearly 92% of all funds are spent to support students in on-campus employment, while just over 8% support students working for non-profit organizations.
A single device of FWS Poly can cover a wavelength tuning range of ~500nm, with simple alignment and automatic compensation of beam offset.
18), thanks to political pressure from the livestock and sporting industries, the FWS has been keeping such tight control over Mexican grays that the American gray wolf subspecies is barely hanging in there.
FWS' adds a suite of creative services, which range from marketing strategy to providing marketing content for events including esports tournaments, which can play a significant role in influencing the success of event and game launches.
Social Welfare Deputy Director Saddam, FWS president Shahida Yousuf, senior vice president Mian Naeem, general secretary Nazira Liaqat and finance secretary Haji Aziz attended the ceremony.
These included the period 1) before the switch from DWA to FWS (April 25, 2013--April 24, 2014); 2) after the switch from DWA to FWS, but before the water advisory was issued (April 25, 2014--January 2, 2015); 3) after the switch to FWS, and after issuance of the water advisory (January 3, 2015-October 15, 2015); and 4) after the switch back to DWA from FWS (October 16, 2015--March 16, 2016).
Initially, BLM believed that the ESA required BLM to consult with FWS when reviewing the Road Project proposal.
Yna newid nol i ddillad ysgol, golchi wynebau ac adre ar fws ddeg.
These initiatives include a series of original informational videos about UV made if in conjunction with Viqua, a leading manufacturer of UV systems, for whom FWS is a major distributor.
Section two of this paper advances the argument that the FWS needs regulatory guidance for hybrid listing decisions because the ESA definition of species and the best science available mandate are insufficient guides.
Moriarty joined FWS in 1972 after honorably serving in the U.S.
The FWS program includes three variants that combine advanced thermal weapon-sight technology.