Resources

USF&WS –  Kankakee National Wildlife Refuge and Conservation Area

http://www.fws.gov/refuge/kankakee/

“Banking on Nature” shows NWR’s are good for local economies

http://refugeassociation.org/2013/11/banking-on-nature-report-released-by-deptartment-of-interior/

USF&WS – Wildlife & Sport Fish Restoration Program

 This study shows that ALL wildlife related recreation in the US accounts for 1% of the nation’s GDP. This includes gas for summer vacations, hunting, angling, bird feeding, etc

http://wsfrprograms.fws.gov/Subpages/NationalSurvey/2011_Survey.htm

National Wildlife Refuge Association

Chicago Wilderness

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation

Indiana DNR Properties

Illinois DNR Properties

Organizations and government entities can approve a resolution in support of the Refuge!

Feel free to edit as needed. – Download Document

Send approved resolutions to:

Jim Sweeney
1773 Selo Dr.
Schererville, IN 46375
219-322-7239

Chris Salberg