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The National Wildlife Refuge System Management and Policy Act of 1993

Hearing before the Subcommittee on Environment and Natural Resources of the Committee ... and for other purposes, August 9, 1994

by United States

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Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages212
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7372474M
ISBN 100160462290
ISBN 109780160462290
OCLC/WorldCa31768512

Purpose of the Fire Management Plan. This document is the Fire Management Plan (FMP) for the Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge (Kodiak NWR). The Plan is written to meet United States Department of the Interior (DOI) and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) requirements that all agency lands with burnable vegetation must be managed under an approved Fire Management Plan ( DM ). All of the following US Pacific island territories except Midway Atoll constitute the Pacific Remote Islands National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) Complex and as such are managed by the Fish and Wildlife Service of the US Department of the Interior. The Hawaii Statehood Act of did not include Palmyra Atoll, which is now partly privately owned.

Appointed as secretary of the Department of the Interior by President Clinton in , Babbitt served for eight years, during which time he led the creation of the forest plan in the Pacific Northwest, restoration of the Florida Everglades, passage of the California Desert Protection Act, and legislation for the National Wildlife Refuge System. After more than half a century of disparate goals and management techniques, the National Wildlife Refuge System was brought together under one administrative roof in Wildlife ranges and refuges had been established as early as the turn of the century by various presidents but no single body or set of administrative rules governed them.

Congress passes the National Wildlife Refuge System Administration Act for the administration and management of all areas in the system including “wildlife refuges, areas for the protection and conservation of fish and wildlife that are threatened with extinction, wildlife ranges, game ranges, wildlife management areas, and waterfowl. Appointed secretary of the interior by President Clinton in , Babbitt served from to , bringing about the forest plan in the Pacific Northwest, restoration of the Florida Everglades, passage of the California Desert Protection Act, and legislation for the National Wildlife Refuge system.


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