Partners

A broad coalition of partners is actively working to create, renew, and preserve young-forest habitat needed by the American woodcock and a wide range of other wildlife.

Some partners work across the woodcock's range. Other partners focus their efforts within regional initiatives.

Rangewide Partners (All Regional Initiatives)

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
U.S. Forest Service
U.S. Geological Survey
Natural Resources Conservation Service
Ruffed Grouse Society
National Wild Turkey Federation
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation
Wildlife Management Institute

Northern Young Forest Initiative

Moosehorn National Wildlife Refuge
Agricultural Wildlife Conservation Center (NRCS)
Northeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies
Maine Inland Fisheries and Wildlife Department
New York Department of Environmental Conservation
New Hampshire Fish and Game Department
Vermont Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation
Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department
Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Wildlife
Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection
Atlantic Coast Joint Venture
Connecticut Woodcock Council
Connecticut Audubon Society
Audubon Society of New Hampshire
Audubon Vermont
Friends of Moosehorn National Wildlife Refuge
Plum Creek Corporation
International Paper Corporation
Dartmouth College
Lyme Timber Company
The Conservation Fund
Essex Timber LLC
J.D. Irving Timberlands
Cowls Timber Company
Upland Forestry, Inc.
Vermont Electric Power Company
Wildlife Conservation Society
TransCanada
New England Forestry Foundation
Berkshire Natural Resource Council
Conservation Fund
Pleasant River Wildlife Foundation

Appalachian Mountains Young Forest Initiative

Agricultural Wildlife Conservation Center (NRCS)
Northeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies
Virginia Department of Game and Fisheries
West Virginia Department of Natural Resources
Maryland Department of Natural Resources
Pennsylvania Game Commission
Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources
Ohio Department of Natural Resources
New York Department of Environmental Conservation
Woodcock Limited of Pennsylvania
Golden-Winged Warbler Working Group
Wildlife Conservation Society
American Bird Conservancy
Wildlife For Everyone Endowment Foundation
California University of Pennsylvania, Habitat Unlimited
Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Hocking College
University of Tennessee
North Carolina State University
Ohio University
Vinton Experimental Forest
Forest Investment Advisors
Collins Pine -- Kane Hardwoods Division
George Washington National Forest
Ducks Unlimited
Chesapeake Bay Foundation

Upper Great Lakes Young Forest Initiative

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Migratory Bird Program
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Michigan Department of Natural Resources
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Golden-Winged Warbler Working Group
Woodcock Minnesota
Wildlife Conservation Society
North Lakeland Discovery Bird Club
Navarino Nature Center

Atlantic Coast Young Forest Initiative

Cape May National Wildlife Refuge
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Migratory Bird Program
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Partners for Fish and Wildlife Program
Agricultural Wildlife Conservation Center (NRCS)
Northeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies
Maine Inland Fisheries and Wildlife Department
New York Department of Environmental Conservation
New Hampshire Fish and Game Department
Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Wildlife
Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection
Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management
New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife
Virginia Department of Game and Fisheries
Maryland Department of Environmental Conservation
Delaware Division of Fish and Wildlife
Atlantic Coast Joint Venture
Connecticut Woodcock Council
Connecticut Audubon Society
New Jersey Audubon
Open Space Institute

Lower Great Lakes Young Forest Initiative

Ohio Department of Natural Resources
Pennsylvania Game Commission
New York Department of Environmental Conservation
Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department
Golden-Winged Warbler Working Group