Valle de Oro National Wildlife Refuge Celebrates Conservation, Culture, and Community Receiving $1 Million to Expand Community Engagement
March 22, 2016
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Director Dan Ashe and U.S. Senator for New Mexico Martin Heinrich announced today that Valle de Oro National Wildlife Refuge will receive $1 million in additional annual funding through the Urban Wildlife Conservation Program
to engage urban communities and youth in conservation and outdoor recreation. The refuge located only five miles from downtown Albuquerque, New Mexico, will offer opportunities to connect families and youth through conservation, culture and community.
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