Muscatatuck National Wildlife Refuge: Annual narrative report: Calendar year 1996

Metadata Updated: October 10, 2019

This annual narrative report for Muscatatuck National Wildlife Refuge outlines Refuge accomplishments during the 1996 calendar year. The report begins with a summary of the year's highlights and weather conditions. Land acquisition is covered. The report includes a planning section which discusses the management plan, public participation, and research and investigations. Refuge administration is outlined; information about personnel, youth programs, manpower programs, volunteer programs, funding, safety, and technical assistance is given. Habitat management is also covered; subjects include wetlands, forests, croplands, grasslands, haying, fire management, pest control, wilderness areas, and private lands. The wildlife section of the report discusses wildlife diversity, endangered and threatened species, waterfowl, marsh birds and waterbirds, shorebirds, raptors, game mammals, fisheries resources, surplus animal disposal, animal control, marking and banding, and disease control. The public uses of the Refuge described in this report include outdoor classrooms, interpretive programs, hunting, fishing, trapping, wildlife observation, outdoor recreation, and law enforcement. The equipment and facilities section of the report provides information about new construction, rehabilitation, major maintenance, equipment replacement, communication systems, computer systems, and energy conservation. Refuge brochures and field guides are attached.

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Metadata Created Date May 1, 2019
Metadata Updated Date October 10, 2019

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