Click image to view larger version

States / Province

PCJV U.S. Coordinator



In case you missed the announcement on March 2, we are now officially named PACIFIC BIRDS Habitat Joint Venture! You can see the announcement here. As we transition, you may still see PCJV in emails or other communications, but we are working to be completely "Pacific Birds" in the near future.

Funding Opportunities

Pacific Coastal Salmon Recovery Fund Closes: March 24

The Wildlife Conservation Society's North America Program Climate Adaptation Fund is open. Pre-proposals due: April 10

The USFWS Pacific Islands Fish and Wildlife Office (PIFWO) is developing a statewide habitat suitability model (HSM) for two seabirds species; the threatened Newell’s shearwater (Puffinus newlli; NESH) and endangered Hawaiian petrel (Pterodroma sandwichensis; HAPE). See Notice of Funding Opportunity. Submission Deadline: April 26.

National Coastal Wetlands Conservation Grant Program FY 2016 Notice of Funding Availability Deadline for state applicants: June 24

See information for North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA) Standard Grants Due: July 7

Resources and Educational Opportunities

Learn about National Marine Protected Areas by viewing NOAA's Marine Protected Areas Center.

You can learn about the Nordic Waterbirds and Climate Network (NOWAC) on the Duck Specialist Group website.

Public Comments

USDA Opens Public Comment Period for Agricultural Conservation Easement Program Interim Final Rule.

Conferences and Meetings

The New World of Wetlands: Dealing with Shifting Landscapes, Laws and Climates
March 24-26, Shepardstown, WV

The 2015 George Wright Society Conference on Parks, Protected Areas, and Cultural Sites
March 29-April 3, Oakland, CA

13th North American Arctic Goose Conference
April 15-17, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Biodiversity without Boundaries
April 26-30, Traverse City, MI

Navigating the American Carbon World 2015
April 28-30, Los Angeles, California

Society of Wetland Scientists 2015 Annual Meeting: Changing Climate. Changing Wetlands
June 1-4, Providence, RI

The Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation Annual Meeting
July 12-16, Honolulu, HI

Western Association for Fish and Wildlife Agencies (WAFWA) Annual Conference
July 16-22, Reno, NV

Fifth International Wildlife Management Congress
July 26-30, Sapporo, Japan

The Land Trust Alliance's annual training and conference, Rally 2015
Oct 8-10, Sacramento, CA

The Wildlife Society 22nd Annual Conference
October 17-21, Winnipeg, Manitoba

• Archived Announcements

Free Search Engine Submission
Free Search Engine Submission Search Engine Optimization Submit Express Inc.Search Engine Optimization Services [netinsert=] Free Science Web Directory | Submit your Science Related Website for free | The Poddys Food Drink and Recipe Guide