United States Fish and Wildlife Service

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Noun1.United States Fish and Wildlife Service - an agency in the Department of the Interior that conserves and protects fish and wildlife and their habitatsUnited States Fish and Wildlife Service - 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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Fish and Wildlife Service is working with others to conserve, protect, and enhance fish, wildlife, plants, and their habitats for the continuing benefit of the American people.
Fish and Wildlife Service has distributed more than $19 billion in apportionments for state conservation and recreation projects.
JetBlue (NASDAQ: JBLU) and the US Fish and Wildlife Service are joining forces to encourage and empower travelers to play a role in protecting the beauty and wildlife of one of the world's most popular destination regions, the Caribbean, the companies said.
M2 EQUITYBITES-March 7, 2016-JetBlue, US Fish and Wildlife Service to help reduce demand for illegal wildlife trade
The effort by the US Fish and Wildlife Service comes five months after the killing of "Cecil," a lion in Zimbabwe, by Minnesota dentist Walter Palmer caused an international uproar and shed a spotlight on trophy hunting.
Fish and Wildlife Service recently expanded hunting and fishing opportunities throughout the National Wildlife Refuge System.
Fish and Wildlife Service hosted a public hearing in Sacramento to collect information on the service's proposal to de-list the gray wolf (Canis lupus) in the contiguous United States.
Fish and Wildlife Service has proposed applying the full terms of the Endangered Species Act to all chimpanzees, captive and wild.
Now, the Fish and Wildlife Service is considering removing protections in most of the protected areas that remain.
Fish and Wildlife Service USFWS), on behalf of the Department of Interior and in collaboration with the Council on Environmental Quality, is co-leading the development of a National Climate Adaptation Strategy for Fish, Wildlife and Plants.
Environmentalists contend that her death, as well as the inadvertent deaths of ten other Mexican gray wolves-could have been prevented if the Fish and Wildlife Service had followed its own scientists' recommendations to overhaul the agency's wolf reintroduction program.