US Fish and Wildlife Service - Division of Habitat and Resource Conservation

U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service

This website features information related to environmental procedures and policy that is used by the Fish and Wildlife Service in their preparation and review of environmental documents. The actual laws are not included, but a concise summary of each act is provided, along with an explanation of the way that it affects the Agency. Topics include the Clean Water Act, the Coastal Barriers Resources Act, communication towers (as they relate to migratory birds), hydropower licensing, the Marine Mammal Protection Act, the Sikes Act, and the Water Resource Development Acts, among others.

Subject: Environmental Science:Ecosystems:Habitats, Environmental Science:Policy:US National Policy, Environmental Science:Ecosystems:Ecology, Biodiversity, Environmental Science:Energy:Renewable & Alternative Energy, Environmental Science:Water Quality and Quantity:Wetlands
Resource Type: Policy Resources, Scientific Resources:Collection
Environmental Policy:
Theme: Teach the EarthIncorporating Societal IssuesPublic Policy, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Environmental Science, Teach the Earth:Teaching Topics:WaterKeywords: National Wetlands, Wetland Plants, Wind Energy, Transportation Streamlining