Joint Venture Timeline
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The North American Waterfowl Management Plan (NAWMP), signed by the U.S. Secretary of the Interior and the Canadian Minister of the Environment, calls for the establishment of Migratory Bird Joint Ventures.
The Lower Mississippi Valley Joint Venture works to sustain bird populations and their habitats within the Lower Mississippi Valley and West Gulf Coastal Plain regions.
The North American Wetlands Conservation Act provides grants to carry out wetlands conservation projects in the US, Canada, and Mexico for the benefit of wetlands-associated migratory birds and other wildlife.
The Black Duck Joint Venture is a partnership-based conservation program consisting of member agencies and organizations with responsibility for or interest in the conservation and management of black ducks and other species that share its [...]
The Playa Lakes Joint Venture is dedicated to the conservation of the playas, prairies, and landscapes of the western Great Plains through partnerships for the benefit of birds, other wildlife, and people.
The Upper Mississippi River & Great Lakes Region Joint Venture strives for sustainable populations of all birds through conservation action based on the best scientific information and techniques available.
The San Francisco Bay Joint Venture forms as a partnership working to protect, restore, and enhance wetlands for the benefit of wildlife and people in the Bay Area of California.
The U.S. North American Bird Conservation Initiative (NABCI) held its first meeting. Started in 1999, the U.S. North American Bird Conservation Initiative (NABCI) Committee is a coalition of government agencies, private organizations, and bird initiatives [...]
The U.S. Shorebird Conservation Plan provides a scientific framework to determine shorebird species, sites, and habitats most in need of conservation action.
The Neotropical Migratory Bird Conservation Act passed by Congress to perpetuate healthy populations of Neotropical migratory birds and assist in their conservation by supporting efforts in the U.S., Canada, Latin America, and the Caribbean.
The Rio Grande Joint Venture becomes the second binational JV with Mexico, focusing on the conservation of the birds and habitats of the Chihuahuan Desert and Tamaulipan Brushlands in Texas and Mexico.
The North American Waterfowl Management Plan Continental Progress Assessment provides the first biological assessment of the Plan in its 20-year history.
The Oaks and Prairies Joint Venture plans for and facilitates bird habitat conservation, research, and outreach to ensure sustainable bird populations in Oklahoma and Texas.
Partners in Flight publishes Saving Our Shared Birds, a comprehensive trinational assessment of the state of North America's birds and recommendations for conservation action.
The 2011 State of the Birds Report provides the United States' first assessment of the distribution of birds on public lands and helps public agencies identify which species have significant potential for conservation.
Joint Ventures are the model for cooperative conservation and celebrate 25 years of innovative conservation efforts and strong partnerships for bird and habitat conservation.