Watching Government - Refuge management

10/06/2003
The Department of the Interior's US Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) needs to better manage oil and natural gas activities within its national wildlife refuge system, the General Accounting Office said recently.GAO's Aug. 28 analysis said FWS should pay more attention to the oil and gas activities under its watch "to increase its understanding of associated environmental effects and contribute to more consistent use of practices and technologies that protect refuge resources."GAO, the independent auditing arm of Congress, recommended that FWS collect better data, improve training and land acquisition practices, and strengthen permit authority. GAO also called on Interior to ask Con...
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