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19 Aug, 2014, 14:17 ET NFWF and IP Announce $2.34 Million in Funding to Further Conserve and Enhance Southeastern Forestland

The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) and International Paper (NYSE: IP) today announced  $2.34 million in grants to support...


13 May, 2013, 14:33 ET NFWF Launches Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund to Restore Gulf Coast Natural Resources

 The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) today announced the public launch of the Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund through which NFWF...


30 Apr, 2013, 12:00 ET National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Announces 2013 Grants for Sustainable Fisheries

The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) today announced the third round of grant awards from its Fisheries Innovation Fund, a program...


22 Apr, 2013, 08:30 ET National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Announces Gulf Coast Appointments

 The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) today announced the appointment of four new members to its board of directors and two new...


07 Mar, 2013, 11:12 ET International Paper, National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Form Partnership to Conserve and Enhance 200,000 Acres of Forests in Eight States

Forestland Stewards Initiative Will Restore Southern Forests, Protect Critical Habitats and Support Local Economies International Paper...


14 Feb, 2013, 11:32 ET Federal Judge Approves Transocean Plea Agreement in Gulf Oil Spill

The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation will manage the distribution of $150 million in settlement funds from Transocean Deepwater, Inc. for...


29 Jan, 2013, 13:25 ET Federal Judge Approves BP Plea Agreement

Under a plea agreement accepted by a federal court today, the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) will oversee the distribution of nearly...


03 Jan, 2013, 20:28 ET Transocean Agreement Names NFWF to Receive Funds in Deepwater Horizon Settlement

Through an agreement announced today by the Department of Justice and Transocean Deepwater Inc., the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)...


10 Dec, 2012, 15:04 ET Don McGrath to Lead NFWF Board

The Board of Directors of the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) has elected Don J. McGrath as its incoming Chairman. McGrath, a member...


03 Dec, 2012, 09:00 ET Deadline Extension to Dec. 17 for Wells Fargo-National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Environmental Grants

 The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) and Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) today announced a deadline extension for the...


30 Apr, 2012, 12:01 ET National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Announces New Grants for Sustainable Fisheries

The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) today announced the second round of grant awards from its Fisheries Innovation Fund, a program...


02 Feb, 2012, 18:26 ET Lancaster, PA: The Region to Watch in Terms of Reducing Pollution from Runoff

 Over the last two years, the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) has invested $1.1 million in projects around Lancaster County that...


14 Dec, 2011, 10:45 ET Federal Agencies Join NFWF and Southern Company to Save Vanishing Southeastern Forests

 Building on nearly a decade of investment to restore vanishing longleaf pine forests in the southeastern United States, NFWF (the National...


04 Oct, 2011, 21:41 ET New Grants for Sustainable Fisheries Available Through National Fish and Wildlife Foundation's Fisheries Innovation Fund

Fisheries managers, fishermen, nonprofit organizations and others with a stake in America's fisheries now have additional resources to put their...


28 Apr, 2011, 10:00 ET National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Announces New Grants for Sustainable Fisheries

The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) today announced the first round of grant awards from its Fisheries Innovation Fund, a program...


14 Apr, 2011, 11:58 ET National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Announces New Grants in Gulf

Media Phone-In Briefing Today at 4 p.m. EDT The National Fish & Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) has announced the second round of grants from its...


27 Sep, 2010, 07:00 ET National Fish and Wildlife Foundation's Fisheries Innovation Fund Will Foster Effective Design and Implementation of Catch Share Practices

$2.2 Million Available in First Year Fisheries managers, fishermen, nonprofit organizations and others with a stake in America's fisheries now...


23 Sep, 2010, 16:35 ET National Fish and Wildlife Foundation's Recovered Oil Fund for Wildlife Solicits Proposals for Gulf Projects

The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) announced today that it is seeking proposals for additional conservation projects that will...


28 Jun, 2010, 14:40 ET National Fish and Wildlife Foundation and Walmart Announce Funds to Help Wildlife in the Gulf Region

The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) today announced a major contribution from Walmart to immediately protect species impacted by the...


24 Jun, 2010, 12:17 ET National Fish and Wildlife Foundation's Recovered Oil Fund for Wildlife To Support Urgent Projects for Gulf Birds

The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) announced today a major project to provide critical wetland habitat for migratory birds affected...


23 Jun, 2010, 15:42 ET National Fish and Wildlife Foundation's Recovered Oil Fund For Wildlife to Support Urgent Projects for Gulf Sea Turtles

The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) announced today the first projects supported under NFWF's Recovered Oil Fund for Wildlife. With a...


22 Jun, 2010, 14:51 ET National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Announces Recovered Oil Fund for Wildlife

The National Fish & Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) has launched the Recovered Oil Fund for Wildlife, made possible with proceeds from BP's share of...


03 May, 2007, 01:00 ET $100K Available Through New Renewable Energy Prize

WASHINGTON, May 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF), one of the nation's leading conservation...


03 Oct, 2005, 01:00 ET National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Announces Jeff Trandahl As Executive Director

WASHINGTON, Oct. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation announced today that Jeff Trandahl has accepted the position of...


07 Aug, 2001, 01:00 ET Chesapeake Bay Program Announces Small Watershed Grant Recipients

ANNAPOLIS, Md., Aug. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- At a Bayside ceremony today, EPA Administrator Christine Todd Whitman, US Senator Barbara A. Mikulski...