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 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
NEW! Strategic Plan for Bird Conservation and Management on DoD Lands (2014)


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
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