CSP3127 - Partners for Fish and Wildlife (PFW) Habitat Restoration

Course CodeCSP3127
Course TitlePartners for Fish and Wildlife (PFW) Habitat Restoration
DescriptionTUITION FEES: The Cost To Learner displayed in the Course Details is an approximate amount. Please refer to the 'Class Cost to Learner' displayed in the Class Details for the specific class session you wish to attend. NCTC Standard Tuition fees are scheduled to change beginning October 1, 2012. Additional information is available at the NCTC website.

Note: Tuition is not applicable to FWS, BLM and NPS employees

This course will help you improve skills for effective implementation of activities under the Partners for Fish and Wildlife Program (PFW). The major topics of the course include: setting priorities, identifying partners, identifying and selecting projects, project design, construction and implementation, funding, compliance with other Federal mandates, monitoring, and a review of the USDA’s Farm Bill program. You will gain practical knowledge of the PFW program during a field exercise by working in groups to design your own project.

Objectives:
o Understand the breadth and scope of the Service’s PFW program;

o Describe methods of program implementation and current approaches to habitat restoration and technical assistance;

o Find solutions to existing problems and the means to address potential future problems pertaining to the PFW program; and

o Identify emerging issues and understand their potential effects on the PFW program.

Target Audience:
Fish and Wildlife Service employees who are new to the PFW program and others interested in learning the fundamentals of the PFW program or who are interested in learning more about restoration/mitigation projects. Tuition for U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Bureau Land Management, and National Park Service employees is prepaid; tuition for all others is $950.

Delivery MethodInstructor Led
Instructional Hours36
Credits/CEUs2.0
Course Content ContactAMY WING; Phone: 304.876.7482; Email: amy_wing@fws.gov;
Extracted from DOI LEARN on9/15/2014 4:02:59 AM

Schedule:  CSP3127 - Partners for Fish and Wildlife (PFW) Habitat Restoration