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National Refuge Chief to Speak at UW-Stevens Point

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

STEVENS POINT, Wis. (AP) -- The head of the National Wildlife Refuge System is scheduled to address University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point graduates later this month.

NWRS Chief James Kurth holds a degree in wildlife management from UW-Stevens Point. He has worked for the refuge system since 1979, including a stint managing the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in northern Alaska.

He's set to speak at the college's graduation ceremony on Saturday, May 19.


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