Fish and Wildlife Service 2005 Federal Duck Stamp Contest
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announces the date and location of the 2005 Federal Duck Stamp contest, which is open to the public. This notice is a follow-up to our March 4, 2005, Federal Register notice, in which we gave background information on the contest and preliminary information on this year's contest (70 FR 10671).
Notice of Availability of the Final Comprehensive Conservation Plan and Environmental Impact Statement for Maine Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuge
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) announces that the Final Comprehensive Conservation Plan (CCP) and Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for Maine Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) are available for review. The Final CCP and EIS were prepared pursuant to the National Wildlife Refuge System Administration Act of 1966, as amended by the National Wildlife Refuge System Improvement Act of 1997 (16 U.S.C. 6688dd et seq.), and the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969. The CCP describes how the Service intends to manage the refuge over the next 15 years.