Reports and Publications

Publications

Endangered Species Bulletin, Fall 2015, Wildlife Stewardship & National Defense
DoD Natural Resources Conservation Compliance Program pdf [1.18 MB]
Endangered Species Bulletin, Spring 2011, Volume 36, No. 1
Natural Resources Funding Manual pdf [7.18 MB]

The Natural Resources Funding Manual identifies funding resources for which the Department of Defense (DoD) may apply, directly or through partnerships with local, state, or tribal governments; non-governmental organizations (NGOs); commercial organizations; or private landowners. It is intended to facilitate the search for funding sources, but is by no means a comprehensive list of all available resources.

USACE Threatened and Endangered Species Research Update Newsletter pdf [943 KB]

November 2004

USACE Threatened and Endangered Species Research Update Newsletter - November 2005 pdf [1.58 MB]
USACE Threatened and Endangered Species Research Update Newsletter - November 2006 pdf [1.11 MB]

Guidance

Conserving Biodiversity on Military Lands - A Guide for Natural Resources Managers pdf [34.44 MB]

Building on the success of the 1996 DoD Biodiversity Handbook, this updated version is intended to provide an overview of major DoD natural resources issues with a specific emphasis on biodiversity conservation.

Conserving Biodiversity on Military Lands: The Commanders Guide pdf [9.45 MB]

Biodiversity provides us with tangible and intangible benefits to our economy, our health, and our quality of life. For installation leaders, maintaining biodiversity also helps to ensure training and troop readiness. To do so successfully requires access to environments similar to those expected to be encountered in combat. This Guide provides a summary of what Commander's should know about biodiversity conservation. Coral Reef Conservation Guide for the Military

Coral Reef Conservation Guide for the Military pdf [830 KB]

The purpose of this Guide is to create awareness and outline procedures militaries should use to ensure safe and environmentally responsible behavior in and around coral reefs. Coral reefs are important for environmental, economic, recreational and strategic reasons. They are both beautiful and fragile resources which must be treated with respect. This Guide is intended to help military forces conduct their operations in these sensitive areas while minimizing the potential for adverse impacts to coral reefs.