Category Archive: Duck Stamp

May 16

Wingtips: Friends of the Migratory Bird/Duck Stamp

In this newsletter discover that: MBCC Meeting Report New JDS Winner and Stamp AmazonSmile & the Jr Duck Stamp Meanwhile in Canada About the Friends Sharing Content To read the complete newsletter click here.

Sep 21

Minnesota Brothers Make History at 2015 Federal Duck Stamp Contest

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service News Release Office of Public Affairs 5275 Leesburg Pike, MS-EA Falls Church, VA 22041-3803 Phone: 703-358-2220 Fax: 703-358-2245 http://www.fws.gov Sept. 19, 2015 Contact: Laury Parramore Laury_parramore@fws.gov A trio of brothers from Minnesota made history today as they took the top three spots in the 2015 Federal Duck Stamp art contest. …

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Jun 26

Put Your Stamp on Conservation! New Federal and Junior Duck Stamps are on Sale Now

From USFWS Ruddy ducks took center stage today for hunters, conservationists and stamp collectors as the new Federal Duck Stamp went on sale. The 82nd Federal Migratory Bird Hunting and Conservation Stamp debuted at a special event hosted by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and Bass Pro at Bass Pro Shops at the Pyramid …

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Dec 19

Two Duck Stamp Bills Become Law

Friends of the Migratory Bird/Duck Stamp P.O. Box 2143 Columbia, Maryland 21045 www.friendsofthestamp.org   PRESS RELEASE TWO DUCK STAMP BILLS BECOME LAW December 19, 2014 The Friends of the Migratory Bird/Duck Stamp congratulates Congress and President Obama for passing and signing the Federal Duck Stamp Act of 2014 and the Permanent Electronic Duck Stamp Act …

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Dec 03

With Broad Support, the U.S. Senate Passes the Duck Stamp Bill

At a time when Congress seems mired in a steady state of bickering and gridlock, the U.S. Senate delivered good news today by passing a bipartisan bill to increase the price of the federal Duck Stamp from $15 to $25. The Duck Stamp is one of most important conservation measures I’ve seen in my 14 …

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Nov 13

Migratory Bird Conservation Commission Approves $28 Million to Conserve Waterfowl, Shorebirds and Other Species

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service press release. The Migratory Bird Conservation Commission today approved $28 million in funding for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and its partners to purchase, lease, restore or otherwise conserve more than 128,000 acres of wetland habitats for ducks, bitterns, sandpipers and other birds in the United States. The commission …

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Nov 13

Wingtips: Laguna Atascosa, Why? and Legislation

Wingtips is the Friends of the Migratory Bird/Duck Stamp newsletter and this month’s issues addresses: Stamp Success Story: Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge Why is this so? Stamp Legislation Status About the Friends Sharing Content To access the newsletter go to http://refugefriendsconnect.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/wingtip-laguna.pdf

Nov 12

Waterfowl Festival, Easton, Maryland – November 13-16

News from Friends of the Migratory Bird/Duck Stamp: Waterfowl Festival – 13-16 November, Easton, Maryland The popular Waterfowl Festival in Easton, Maryland, will begin this week. This will be the 44th waterfowl festival, an event with an amazing history. The event has grown from three small exhibits in downtown Easton to more than a dozen …

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Oct 24

Wingtips: the Canadian Stamp, MBCC acquisitions – 21 October 2014

Friends of the Migratory Bird/Duck Stamp highlight three important 80th anniversaries for the “Duck Stamp,” find out more at http://refugefriendsconnect.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/duck-stamp-october1.pdf.

Oct 03

Wingtips: Blue Goose, Legislative Movement – 3 October 2014

Friends of the Migratory Bird/Duck Stamp’s October newsletter that features: Ding Darling and the Blue Goose Bipartisan Stamp Legislation Awaiting Action About the Friends of the Migratory Bird/Duck Stamp

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