Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Unit (CESU) F18AS00009
The CESU network provides research, technical assistance, and education to federal land management, environmental, and research agencies and their partners. The partners serve the biological, physical, social, cultural, and engineering disciplines needed to address natural and cultural resource management issues at multiple scales and in an ecosystem context. Authorizing statutes for this program include the Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act of 1958, [16 U.S.C. § 661, 16 U.S.C. § 742(f), and 16 U.S.C. § 753(a)]; Land and Water Conservation Fund Act of 1965, as amended (16 U.S.C. 4601-4 through 11); Endangered Species Act of 1973 (16 U.S.C. 1531-1543); Fish and Wildlife Conservation Act (16 U.S.C. 2901-2911; 94 Stat. 1322); The Fish and Wildlife Act of 1956 (16 U.S.C. 742a-742j; Stat. 1119).
Nov. 26, 2017