TITLE

Building on a Conservation Legacy

AUTHOR(S)
Bechtel, Rich; Maestas, Aislinn
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Endangered Species Update;2007, Vol. 24 Issue 1, Special section p44
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the State Wildlife Action Plan Initiative of the National Wildlife Federation in the U.S. that was inspired by the success of the 1938 Pittman-Robertson Air in Wildlife Restoration Act, which has provided financing for many of the most successful wildlife conservation efforts in the United States. The federation launched the initiative with the help of the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation in 2006 to assist states execute their State Wildlife Action Plans. These plans presents state-based nationwide biological survey and offer the most up-to-date scientific evaluation of the condition of wildlife and habitats and potential dangers.
ACCESSION #
28718758

 

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