Revised USFWS Survey Guidelines for Listed Large Branchiopods

By Rob Schell The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) Recovery Plans list actions that will assist in the recovery of listed vernal pool branchiopods, including a variety of listed fairy shrimp and vernal pool tadpole shrimp species. These plans include separate actions to develop survey guidelines and to conduct directed species status surveys or … Continue Reading »

WRA Provides Conservation Finance Expertise at CAFÉ Annual Meeting

Dr. Ben Guillon, CFA, attended the annual meeting of the Consortium of African Funds for the Environment (CAFÉ) which was held September 2015 in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. CAFÉ members are providing a sustainable source of financing to the different national park systems across Africa. The consortium’s traditional sources of funding have been the World Bank, the Global Environmental … Continue Reading »