North American Wetlands Conservation Act
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North American Wetlands Conservation Act hearing before the Subcommittee on Environmental Protection of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred First Congress, first session, on S. 804 ... June 1, 1989. by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Environment and Public Works. Subcommittee on Environmental Protection.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office, U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

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  • North America.

Subjects:

  • Wetland conservation -- Law and legislation -- North America.,
  • Wildlife conservation -- Law and legislation -- North America.

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Edition Notes

SeriesS. hrg. ;, 101-133
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKF26 .E647 1989h
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 115 p. ;
Number of Pages115
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1813156M
LC Control Number89602781

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Caption title: An Act to Conserve North American Wetland Ecosystems and Waterfowl and the Other Migratory Birds and Fish and Wildlife That Depend upon Such Habitats. Shipping list no.: P. "Dec. 13, , (S. )"--Page [1]. in North America: 13,, Protecting, Restoring, and Enhancing Habitat for Migratory Birds • The North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA) was enacted in as a way to incentivize non-federal contributions to wetland wildlife habitat in North America. • NAWCA grants are used to protect and restore the quality.   “Wittman, Thompson Bill to Extend North American Wetlands Conservation Act Passes the House” — Rep. Robert Wittman [R-VA1] (Co-sponsor) on “House Passes Collection of Bipartisan Conservation Bills, Including Ban on Trade in Shark Fins, Extension of Wetlands Conservation Program”. The North American Wetlands Conservation Council (Canada) was established in by the federal Minister of the Environment to provide a national mechanism for the implementation of the North American Waterfowl Management Plan (NAWMP), and to take a leadership role in wetlands policy and awareness.

North American Wetland Conservation Act NAWCA offers competitive grants to carry out wetlands conservation in Canada, the United States, and Mexico. NAWCA was passed, in part, to support the North American Waterfowl Management Plan. The foundation of the NAWCA program is “partnerships.”. The North American Wetlands Conservation Act The North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA) is a U.S. Act passed by the United States Congress in to conserve North American wetland ecosystems and waterfowl and the other migratory birds and fish and wildlife that depend upon such habitats. Additional Physical Format: Online version: North American Wetlands Conservation Act. Arlington, Va. ( N. Fairfax Dr., Ste. , Arlington ): U.S. Fish and. The North American Wetlands Conservation Act: Working for Louisiana The North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA) is an incentive-based, landowner friendly program that fosters the development of public-private partnerships to protect North America’s migratory bird habitat. NAWCA Positively Impacts the Economy and Creates Jobs.

Multiplying Federal Investments in Wetlands Habitat The North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA) has helped to fund over 2, projects protecting more than 26 million acres of wetland and wildlife habitat in all 50 states, as well as Canada and Mexico. But we could lose this successful program if Congress doesn’t act to reauthorize it! Waterfowl populations in North America reached historic lows in the s due in part to decreasing wetland habitat in the U.S. and Canada.1 The two countries acknowledged this decline and signed the North American Waterfowl Management Plan (NAWMP) in to restore waterfowl populations through habitat protection, restoration, and enhancement.1 The North .   S. A bill to extend the authorization of appropriations for allocation to carry out approved wetlands conservation projects under the North American Wetlands Conservation Act through fiscal year , and for other purposes. In , a . North American Wetlands Conservation Act, () Provides matching grants to organizations and individuals who have developed partnerships to carry out wetlands conservation projects in the United States, Canada, and Mexico for the benefit of waterfowl and other wetland-dependent migratory birds.