National Wildlife Refuge Association

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National Wildlife Refuge Association (NWRA)

Address:1901 Pennsylvania Ave, Suite 407
Washington, DC 20006

Established: 1975. Description:Dedicated to the protection and expansion of the National Wildlife Refuge System. Monitors legislation affecting wildlife refuges. Conducts education and information programs on the system. (See Section 4 of this directory for information on the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and descriptive listings of the national wildlife refuges.) Members: 1,650 paying members (9,500 with free membership). Dues: $25/year.
Publications: Blue Goose Flyer (quarterly); free to members.

See other parks in District of Columbia.
Parks Directory of the United States, 5th Edition. © 2007 by Omnigraphics, Inc.
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The honor was presented by the National Wildlife Refuge Association and the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation.
"If this crucial portion of Izembek can't be protected as wilderness, then wilderness everywhere is threatened," said Evan Hirsche, president of the National Wildlife Refuge Association. In addition, environmentalists say, the federal government has already spent $9 million to provide a state-of-the-art hovercraft to ferry the isolated people of King Cove across Cold Bay to an all-weather airport and emergency care.
CONTACT: National Wildlife Refuges,, tennial/index.html; National Wildlife Refuge Association, (202)333-9075,
Ron Phernetton, as Refuge Employee of the year by the National Wildlife Refuge Association. A recently retired forester and fire management officer at Georgia's Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge.

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