Ever since President Theodore Roosevelt created Florida’s Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge in memorable fashion, national wildlife refuges have been an important tool in the fight against habit
According to the report, which was published by a coalition of conservation, outdoor recreation and scientific groups, nearly 47.5 million peop
In 1915, a few years removed from his ‘Bull Moose’ run at a third presidential term, Theodore Roosevelt was done governing--but not yet finished enjoying the natural splendor he fought so valiantly to preserve during his time in the White House.
President Roosevelt’s creation of the Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge in Florida enjoys a prominent place in conservation lore, both for the public lands precedent it set and the rather
Visitors to the National Wildlife Refuge System contributed $2.4 billion to regional economies in 2011, Interior Secretary Sally Jewell said Nov.
This week, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service would have been celebrating one of the crowning conservation achievements of America.
With budget crises like the ones that Washington keeps facing, investing in conservation continues to be a difficult task, and programs for the great outdoors have already been cut.