Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge Establishment Act

report (to accompany H.R. 3292) by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Environment and Public Works.

Publisher: U.S. G.P.O. in [Washington, D.C

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  • Wildlife refuges -- Law and legislation -- Louisiana -- West Feliciana Parish,
  • Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge (La.)

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Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge is home an impressive bald cypress tree, Taxodium distichum. At a height of 96 feet, a diameter of 17 feet, and a circumference of 56 feet, it is truly a sight to behold. The tree is estimated to be approximately 1, years old.

Visitors may view the tree by way of the Big Cypress Trail, a mile round. Get this from a library. Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge Establishment Act: report (to accompany H.R. [United States.

Congress. Senate. Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge was established on Octoas the th refuge in the United States National Wildlife Refuge System. It is located near the town of St.

Francisville, Louisiana, which is 30 miles (48 km) north of Baton refuge was established to conserve, restore, and manage native forested wetland habitats for migratory birds, aquatic Location: West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana.

Get this from a library. An Act to Provide for the Establishment of the Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge in West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana. [United States.]. Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge Establishment Act book opens after Mississippi River backwaters recede.

News Release dated Novem Water levels on the Mississippi River have receded. As such, Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge (Refuge) is expected to open this weekend with exception of the area beyond the blue goose trail and parking lot/5(59). Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge, Saint Francisville: Address, Phone Number, Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge Reviews: /5 there are no tours or activities available to book online for the date(s) you selected.

Please choose a different date. Cat Island is a tranquil refuge nestled in the backwoods of the Feliciana's. I've been /5(4). Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge is located in St.

Francisville, Louisiana, approximately 30 miles north of Baton Rouge. This refuge is administered from Southeast Louisiana National Wildlife Refuges Headquarters in Lacombe, LA. Mailing Address: HwyLacombe, LA Telephone: () Fax: () Email: CatIsland.

H.R. (th). To provide for the establishment of the Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge in West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana. Ina database of bills in the U.S. Congress. The United States Code is meant to be an organized, logical compilation of the laws passed by Congress.

At its top level, it divides the world of legislation into fifty topically-organized Titles, and each Title is further subdivided into any number of logical subtopics.

Protection Island National Wildlife Refuge is located near the mouth of Discovery Bay in the Strait of Juan de Fuca in Jefferson County, imately 70 percent of the nesting seabird population of Puget Sound and the Strait of Juan de Fuca nest on the island, which includes one of the largest nesting colonies of rhinoceros auklets in the world and the largest nesting colony Location: Jefferson County, Washington, United States.

Long Island National Wildlife Refuges, Shirley, NY. K likes. For the official source of information about the Long Island National Wildlife Refuge Complex go to /5(63). The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service considers the establishment date of a National Wildlife Refuge to be the later of the authorizing date and first tract acquired.

Last updated: Febru   National Wildlife Refuge System. The Act establishes a unifying mission for the Refuge System, a process for determining compatible uses of refuges, and a requirement for preparing comprehensive conservation plans.

The Act states, first and foremost, that the mission of the National Wildlife Refuge System be focused singularly on wildlife File Size: KB. Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge: When nature calls go to Cat Island. - See 4 traveler reviews, 11 candid photos, and great deals for Saint Francisville, LA, at Tripadvisor.5/5(4).

Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge Establishment: Concur in the Senate amendment to H.R.to provide for the establishment of the Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge in West Feliciana Parish. Background. The mission of the refuge system is "To administer a national network of lands and waters for the conservation, management, and where appropriate, restoration of fish, wildlife, and plant resources and their habitats within the United States for the benefit of the present and future generations of Americans" (National Wildlife Refuge System Improvement Act of ).Location: United States.

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This handsome 9 x 10 book features hundreds of color photographs and a text by nature writer Eric Jay Dolin which surveys the history of the U.S refuge system from it's beginnings with Teddy Roosevelt's proclamation creating the first National Wildlife Refuge up to today's wildlife preservation initiatives and challenges/5(6).

(95th). A bill to establish congressional policy direction for the administration and management of the National Wildlife Refuge System; to establish the "National Wildlife Refuge Service;" to provide authority for study, review, and establishment of additional units of the National Wildlife Refuge System.

Ina database of bills in the U.S. Congress. The National Wildlife Refuges provides a comprehensive examination of the laws and policies governing management of the national wildlife refuges, offering for the first time a practical description and analysis of the management regime outlined in the National Wildlife Refuge System Improvement Act.

The act is the first new statute governing a system of federal Cited by: This One Easy Hike In Louisiana Will Lead You Someplace Unforgettable. If you’re looking to transform your whole perspective from a single hike in Louisiana, I have just the place for you. The Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge in St.

Francisville is one of the most beautiful places to go for a short easy hike in : Kezia Kamenetz. Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge was established on Octo as the th refuge in the National Wildlife Refuge System.

It is located near the town of St. Francisville, Louisiana, which is 30 miles north of Baton Rouge. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) are compensated through the National Wildlife Refuge Fund (NWRF).

Counties have argued that the program is underfunded; in some instances, counties raise lack of funding as an argument against the establishment of new refuges. At the same time, some hold that budget constraints argue for a reduction in the program. Gorgeous coffee-table book, celebrating the th anniversary or the refuge system, with dramatic text, and more than color images.

"In Theodore Roosevelt signed a proclamation that created the first of what, a century later, would become a system of wildlife refuges spread across all fifty of the United States/5.

Info on Cat Island NWR. Cat Island NWR - Updates - CLOSED DUE TO ROAD WASHOUT Information on accessibility, special events and general announcements can be found below. General information on Cat Island NWR can be found by clicking here. Every year Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge floods from the rising waters of the Mississippi River, which makes.

Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge Distance: miles The Blackfork Walking Trail, created and maintained by the Louisiana Hiking Club, winds its way through the cypress forest of Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge. The trail, marked by white diamonds, is an easy walk over relatively flat terrain.

The trail starts from the.Policy Pursuant to the National Wildlife Refuge System Improvement Act of ” (copies available at the Refuge Headquarters). Refuge History - an Overview Establishment and Administration acre Crescent Lake National Wildlife Refuge (Refuge), established inis located 28 miles north of Oshkosh, Nebraska in.The first wildlife refuge, Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge, was set aside by Roosevelt in [viii] The Game and Bird Preserves Act was enacted in[ix] and since its passage numerous refuges and preserves have been set aside.