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Influential people in US Wildlife Management. What did they do to help establish Wildlife Management in the U.S.?. Who Am I?. I studied the birds of North America. I am well known for paintings depicting birds in their natural surroundings. There is a society named after me. Who Am I?.

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Influential people in us wildlife management

Influential people in US Wildlife Management

What did they do to help establish Wildlife Management in the U.S.?


Who am i

Who Am I?

  • I studied the birds of North America.

  • I am well known for paintings depicting birds in their natural surroundings.

  • There is a society named after me.


Who am i1

Who Am I?

  • I am known as an explorer, naturalist and writer.

  • I grew up on a farm in Wisconsin.

  • I am known for my study of the land areas that are NOW known as Yosemite and Sequoia National parks in California.


Who am i2

Who Am I?

  • I used my power to influence wildlife conservation.

  • Under my leadership, there were 5 national parks established.

  • I am considered the “father of the conservation movement” in the U.S.


What act

What Act?

  • Limited killing of dolphins to 112,000 per year

  • Enacted in 1972

  • Marine Mammal Protection Act


What program

What program?

  • Provided for areas of wildlife habitat on farms near crops

  • Established in 1985


What act1

What Act?

  • Protected burros and horses on publicly owned land

  • Established in 1971


Who am i3

Who Am I?

  • I promoted the conservation of forest lands in the U.S.

  • I also wrote a book called “The Fight for Conservation”.

  • I was considered the first “forester” in the U.S.


Who am i4

Who Am I?

  • I was a writer and cartoonist who took great interest in conservation and natural resources.

  • I used cartoons to promote wildlife.

  • I designed the first migratory bird hunting stamp.


Who am i5

Who Am I?

  • I wrote a novel entitled “Sand County Almanac”.

  • I was a pioneer in applying ecology to wildlife management.

  • I was a native of Iowa, and I stressed the importance of education in wildlife management and biology.


Who am i6

Who Am I?

  • I grew up on an reptile preserve.

  • I created tv shows to help educate the public about reptiles.

  • My amazing feats with wildlife brought me fame, and death.


What year

What year?

  • President Grant set aside land that would later become Yellowstone National Park; helped protect wildlife.


What year1

What year?

  • Lacey Act – Game and Wild Bird Preservation Act – prohibited transporting kiled game across state lines and required permits to have exotic animals.


What year2

What Year?

  • Pelican Island Refuge established in Florida; first wildlife refuge.


What year3

What year?

  • Weeks-McClean Act: protected migratory waterfowl and song birds from being hunted during closed season.


What year4

What year?

  • Bald Eagle Act; protected bald eagles


What year5

What year?

  • Fish and Wildlife Service formed; consolidated efforts in wildlife conservation


What year6

What year?

  • The Land and Water Conservation Act; created a fund to buy land and water having scenic and recreational value and to protect endangered species.


What year7

What year?

  • The Wilderness Act; set up a wilderness preservation system to keep some areas untarnished.


What year8

What year?

  • Endangered Species Act; provided a comprehensive plan to protect endangered and threatened species.


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