Photo caption: This yellow-headed water monitor lizard (Varanus cumingi) was illegally taken from the wild in Philippines and smuggled into the U. by being placed into socks, sealed with tape, and hidden inside of audio equipment.Credit: USFWS A jury found Joseph Maldonado, aka “Joe Exotic,” guilty after only a few hours of deliberation.
He was sentenced to five years of unsupervised probation; a five-year ban from the National Elk Refuge and Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks; to pay $15,000 in restitution to the Wyoming Game and Fish Department; and a loss of hunting privileges worldwide for five years. Department of State, and counterparts from several African countries.
The National Conservation Training Center presented a wildlife crime webinar. The Service is working with the Maryland Natural Resources Police to investigate a series of wildlife deaths on the Eastern Shore of Maryland in Kent and Talbot counties.
Geneva College is preparing for the 2016 Commencement ceremonies for graduating students in the traditional undergraduate, adult degree and master’s degree programs. Commencement events will take place on Friday, May 6 and Saturday, May 7. Shedd, Former Acting Director of the Defense Intelligence Agency, will deliver the commencement address. Morrow graduated from Geneva in 1959 with degrees in economics and speech.
Baccalaureate will begin the weekend’s activities on Friday, May 6 at 7 p.m. Pastor Andy Mc Cracken from the Columbus, IN, Reformed Presbyterian Church will provide the message. He worked at Jones & Laughlin Steel Corporation, which later became LTV Steel Company, retiring as Vice President of Sales and Marketing.
"Completion date" means the period of performance ending date, or the scheduled delivery date, or if neither of those apply, the award date.
Click this link for a list of datasets you can download for your needs.Success of this operation is also due to the assistance provided by the U. The Service is offering a reward of up to ,000 to eligible individuals for information that furthers this investigation and your name can be kept confidential.William Starr Schwartz will go to prison for 24 months and pay ,655 in restitution for his role in the poaching, smuggling, and illegal sale of more than 500 federally-protected cacti from the Lake Mead National Recreation Area in Arizona.Photo caption: Service special agents operated an undercover wholesale fish business in Michigan.They were so convincing that when the investigation had completed, local fishermen could not believe they were actual federal agents.Included in his several crimes was hiring a person to kill a woman in Florida and shooting, killing, and burying five tigers.