DoD Natural Resources Program

Enabling the Mission, Defending the Resources
RESOURCES


WEBSITES
Defense Environmental Network Information eXchange (DENIX) - contains information and resources about all DoD Environmental Programs, including the DoD Natural Resources Program. Topics on the site include Conservation Program Information; Legislation and Policy; Fish and Wildlife; Threatened, Endangered, and At Risk Species; Vegetation and Habitat; and the Natural Selections Newsletter.


POLICY & GUIDANCE
DoD Instruction 4715.03, Natural Resources Conservation Program
DoD Manual 4715.03, INRMP Implementation
DoD PARC Strategic Plan Solicitation Memo
DoD Natural Resources Funding Manual


TOOLS & OVERVIEWS
DoD Natural Resources Program Brochure
Don't Let Your Cats Go AWOL! Brochure
50 Years of the Sikes Act Brochure
Commander's Guide on Invasive Species
Threatened, Endangered, and At-Risk Species Interagency Research Coordination Manual
DoD Biodiversity Conservation Toolbox
DoD Biodiversity Conservation Toolbox Case Studies
Conserving Biodiversity on Military Lands: A Guide for Natural Resources Managers
Conserving Biodiversity on Military Lands: The Commander's Guide


PRESENTATIONS
An Introduction to DoD’s Natural Resources Program, presented by Peter Boice to the AFPMB Board Meeting (5 November 2013)


FACT SHEETS
About the Program Fact Sheet:
Partners in Flight Fact Sheets:
DoD Partners in Amphibian and Reptile Conservation Fact Sheets:
Pollinators Fact Sheets:
Threatened, Endangered, and Species At Risk Fact Sheets:
Invasive Species Fact Sheets:
Other Useful Fact Sheets:


ARTICLES OF INTEREST
Invasive Kudzu Is Major Factor in Surface Ozone Pollution, Science Daily


NATURAL SELECTIONS
NEW! Summer 2014: Birds
Spring 2014: Readiness and Range Sustainment
Winter 2013-2014: Success Stories
Spring 2013: Tools and Resources
Winter 2012-2013: Oceans
Spring/Summer/Fall 2012: Policy and Planning
Winter 2012: The Role of Communication, Outreach, and Education in Supporting Natural Resources Management Efforts


OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST
USFWS: The Service Recognizes the Military for their Cooperative Conservation Efforts
Sikes Act: As Amended Through P.L. 111-84, Enacted October 28, 2009
National Conservation Easement Database
Video: Military Bases as Wildlife Havens, The New York Times