State WIldlife Action Plans and Utilities: New Conservation Opportunities for America's Wildlife


Publication Date: June 2007

Publisher: Environmental Law Institute

Author(s): Austin Kane; James McElfish

Research Area: Agriculture, forestry and fishing; Environment

Keywords: conservation; utilities; wildlife; state wildlife action plan

Type: Report

Coverage: United States

Abstract:

State Wildlife Action Plans and Utilities: New Conservation Opportunities for America' s Wildlife examines utilities in three states that represent a diverse range of utility types and regulatory frameworks: New Jersey, Michigan, and Washington. It identifies a wide range of opportunities for utilities and state agencies to use wildlife action plans to inform policy, planning, and management decisions. This report also highlights the wide variety of activities that utilities are implementing to conserve wildlife on their lands and waters.