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The Citizen Scientist

Posted by on May 12, 2017

The Citizen Scientist

When people think of the Nevada Department of Wildlife, they often associate it with hunting and fishing, but recreation is only one piece to a complex and important resource protection mission. NDOW manages more than 890 species, including amphibians, rodents, birds and creatures of all kinds. To achieve its mission, NDOW often uses volunteers who act as citizen scientists to collect...

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Volunteers are the Life Blood of NDOW

Posted by on Apr 1, 2016

On any given weekend, in the freezing cold or sweltering heat, you will find them working in Nevada’s remote locations. They plant seeds to revegetate areas destroyed by fire. They build water developments (guzzlers) so that wildlife in dry areas will have water to drink. They often wade through freezing water on a stream survey or spend countless hours braving the weather on bighorn sheep...

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Meet Nevada Department of Wildlife Leadership

Posted by on Feb 20, 2015

Meet Nevada Department of Wildlife Leadership

This week Edwin and Teresa sit down with Agency Director Tony Wasley and Deputy Director Patrick Cates for an in depth discussion about the Nevada Department of Wildlife and the future of wildlife management and boating in the state. This is a special look at the direction of NDOW, so don’t miss it. http://nevadawild.org/audio/NevadaWild-Season-1-Episode-12.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window |...

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