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WS PROGRAM DIRECTIVES

 

 

 
 

WILDLIFE SERVICES POLICY MANUAL
TABLE OF CONTENTS

   

DIRECTIVE

TITLES

CHAPTER 1

INTRODUCTION

CHAPTER 2

OPERATIONAL POLICY

CHAPTER 3

COOPERATION

CHAPTER 4

PROGRAM ADMINISTRATION

 


CHAPTER 2

 
 
 

SECTION 2.1

PROFESSIONAL WILDLIFE DAMAGE MANAGEMENT

Last Update

2.101

07/20/09

2.105

03/01/04

2.110

07/21/08

2.115

07/21/08

2.120

National Wildlife Disease Surveillance and Emergency Response Program

10/07/05

SECTION 2.2

DECISION MAKING GUIDELINES

 

2.201

WS Decision Model

07/15/14

2.210

Compliance with Federal, State, and Local Laws and Regulations

10/27/09

2.215 Financial Control and Risk Management 8/23/2013

SECTION 2.3

DAMAGE CONTROL ACTIVITIES

 

2.301

Migratory Bird Damage Management

05/05/06

2.305

Wildlife Hazards to Aviation

12/11/14

2.310

Endangered and Threatened Species

07/28/03

2.315

Eagle Damage Management

09/18/14

2.320

Invasive Species Damage Management

02/06/04

2.330

Double-crested Cormorant Damage Management

10/10/03

2.335

Wolf Damage Management

04/29/04

2.340 Feral, Free Ranging, and Hybrid Dog Management 6/17/13
2.345 Urban Rodent 08/23/13

SECTION 2.4

SPECIALIZED METHODS AND TECHNIQUES

 

2.401

Pesticide Use

12/08/09

2.405

Pesticide Registration and Permits

02/11/04

2.415

M-44 Use and Restrictions

02/27/18

2.420

Livestock Protection Collars

05/07/15

2.425

Denning

02/14/13

2.430

Controlled Chemical Immobilization and Euthanizing Agents

07/06/09

2.435

Explosives Use and Safety

07/03/09

2.440

Livestock Guarding Dogs

03/01/04

2.445.1

Use of Dogs in WS Activities

04/20/16

2.450

Traps and Trapping Devices

09/24/14

2.455

Scents, Baits, and Attractants

02/17/04

2.460

Lure Crops

06/11/03

2.465

Accountability and Oversight of Hazardous Materials

01/02/08

SECTION 2.5

DISPOSITION OF ANIMALS CAPTURED

 

2.501

Translocation of Wildlife

07/30/03

2.505

Lethal Control of Animals

05/18/11

2.510

Fur, Other Animal Parts, and Edible Meat

10/27/09

2.515

Disposal of Wildlife Carcasses

05/18/11

SECTION 2.6

SAFETY AND HEALTH GUIDELINES

 

2.601

Safety

10/07/05

2.605

WS Safety and Health Program

10/07/05

2.615

WS Firearms Use and Safety

04/19/16

2.620

WS Aviation Safety and Operations

02/06/09

2.625

Pyrotechnics, Rocket Net Charges, and Incidental Explosive Materials

01/06/06

2.627

Pyrotechnics

11/29/17

2.630

Watercraft Use

06/17/09

2.635

Zoonotic Diseases and Personal Protection Equipment

04/29/09

2.640

Responding to Oil Spills, Hazardous Materials Operations

09/30/11

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