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Stories from the FieldNews
Web Reads: USFWS-Pacific Region: Behind the Flames: Partners' Habitat Project Helps Fight Watermelon Hill FireTUE, JULY 29, 2014, 11:36 AM EST
When U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's Partners for Fish and Wildlife program started work on a wetland restoration project on Dave and Meg Losey's property near Cheaney, Wash., little did they know it would be instrumental in stopping a raging wildfire. Read More (tumblr.com) >
Reclamation: C.A.S.T. for Kids Event/Let's Move Event a Hit in YakimaTUE, JULY 29, 2014, 11:01 AM EST
At Sarg Hubbard Pond in Yakima, Wash., 18 excited participants registered for "Catch a Special Thrill," better known as C.A.S.T./Let's Move Outside event. Not all of the participants caught the "big one," but they all left with plenty of stories to tell! Read More (usbr.gov) >
USGS Science Feature: Mapping Disaster - A Global Community Helps from SpaceTUE, JULY 29, 2014, 09:56 AM EST
USGS assists the global community by helping provide prompt satellite imagery after major disasters to help save lives around the world. Read More (usgs.gov) >
BSEE Completes Deployment Exercise in Gulf of MexicoMON, JULY 28, 2014, 09:35 AM EST
BSEE initiated a day-long unannounced drill involving Murphy Exploration and Production Company this week. The exercise tested Murphy’s ability to respond to a simulated spill event in accordance with its Oil Spill Response Plan. Read More (bsee.gov) >
Web Reads: BLM Green Jobs Lead to Green CareersMON, JULY 28, 2014, 09:15 AM EST
The BLM’s Office of Recruitment and Retention Programs proudly introduces the 14 interns participating in this summer’s BLM Direct Hire Authority for Resource Assistant Internship Program. Read More (tumblr.com) >