Wildlife Conservation

Kate

1985 Born

05/21/1985

2003 Graduated High School

2003

2003 Moved to NC

2003

2007 Graduated College

2007

2009 Moved to CA

2009

2014 Started EATM

2014

Events

Era of Abundance

1500 - 1849

Era of Overexploitation

1850 - 1899

1859 "Origin of the Species" published

1859 - 1860

1872 Yellowstone National Park founded

1872 - 1873

1879 "Wildlife" is coined by Richard Jeffries

1879 - 1880

1886 Audobon Society formed

1886 - 1887

1892 John Muir founds Sierra Club

1892 - 1893

1894 Hunting in national parks outlawed

1894 - 1895

Era of Protection

1900 - 1929

1900 Lacey Act

1900 - 1901

1901 Teddy Roosevelt becomes president

1901 - 1902

1903 Pelican Island first federal bird sanctuary

1903 - 1904

1903 First wildlife refuge

1903 - 1904

1911 Fur seal Treaty

1911 - 1912

1913 Waterfowl Protection Act

1913 - 1914

1913 Meek-McLean Act

1913 - 1914

1914 Passenger Pigeon extinct

1914 - 1915

1916 National Park Service formed

1916 - 1917

1916 Migratory Bird Act

1916 - 1917

1926 Congress outlaws killing of wolves

1926 - 1927

Era of Game Management

1930 - 1964

1933 Aldo Leopold publishes his book Game Management

1933 - 1934

1934 Duck Stamp Act

1934 - 1935

1935 Leopold and Marshall found the Wildnerness Society

1935 - 1936

1937 Pittman-Robertson/Federal Aid In Wildlife Restoration Act

1937 - 1938

1946 Bureau of Land Management formed

1946 - 1947

1950 Dingell-Johnson

1950 - 1951

1957 Rachel Carson publishes Silent Spring

1957 - 1958

1957 North Pacific Fur Seal Conservation

1957 - 1958

1964 Wilderness Act allows creation of wilderness areas

1964 - 1965

Era of Environmental Management

1965 - 1979

1968 Lyndon Johnson signs Wild & Scenic Rivers Act

1968 - 1969

1969 Environmental Protection Agency established

1969 - 1970

1969 National Environmental Quality Act

1969

1972 Marine Mammal Act

1972 - 1973

1973 Endangered Species Act

1973 - 1974

1980 Alaska National Interest Lands Act

1980 - 1981

Era of Conservation Biology

1980 - 2014