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$850 million raised, 6 million acres protected … duck stamps have conservation clout

The Migratory Bird Conservation and Hunting Stamp, familiarly known as the duck stamp, is a tiny stamp that wields a lot of conservation clout. Since 1934, sales of the stamp have raised $850 million for the acquisition and protection of more than 6 million acres of wetlands and grasslands as part of the National Wildlife Refuge System. 355 more words

National Wildlife Refuges

Press conference: Poll finds that Hispanics overwhelmingly support public land conservation, use

An overwhelming majority of Hispanics believe the government should protect public lands in the Southwest and seek their opinions on how to move forward, according to a poll released last week. 405 more words

National Journalism Center