DoD Partners in Flight (DoD PIF)

Steppingstones Newsletter

Military installations provide valuable habitat for birds, and serve as steppingstones during migration.

Steppingstones, the newsletter of DoD PIF, reports on issues of interest to those interested in bird conservation on military lands. Click on the links below for low and high-resolution (print-ready) versions, all available in .pdf format. If you do not have Adobe Acrobat Reader, you can download it from the Adobe web site, free.

Spring 2012 pdf [849 KB]
Spring 2012 - Hi-Res pdf [3.18 MB]
Winter 2011-2012 pdf [732 KB]
Winter 2011-2012 - Hi-Res pdf [8.58 MB]
Fall 2011 pdf [1.46 MB]
Fall 2011 - Hi-Res pdf [8.54 MB]
Winter 2010-2011 pdf [1.63 MB]
Winter 2010-2011 - Hi-Res pdf [4.17 MB]
October 2010 pdf [1.06 MB]
October 2010 - Hi-Res pdf [4.99 MB]
June 2010 pdf [1.32 MB]
June 2010 - Hi-Res pdf [5.02 MB]
February 2010 pdf [1.39 MB]
February 2010 - Hi-Res pdf [4.91 MB]
October 2009 pdf [837 KB]
October 2009 - Hi Res pdf [2.31 MB]
June 2009 pdf [1.65 MB]
June 2009 - Hi-Res pdf [3.94 MB]
December 2008 pdf [1.18 MB]
December 2008 - Hi-Res pdf [4.41 MB]
December 2008 - Fort Riley Case Study - full article pdf [2.84 MB]
December 2008 - Umatilla Burrowing Owls - full article pdf [256 KB]
August 2005 pdf [1.58 MB]

Steppingstones was discontinued in 2012. The column "View From the Eyrie" is now published in Natural Selections, the newsletter of the DoD Natural Resources Program. This column provides updates to the DoD PIF program.

View From the Eyrie, Summer 2013 pdf [1.13 MB]
View From the Eyrie, Spring 2013 pdf [206 KB]
View From the Eyrie, Fall 2012 pdf [432 KB]
View From the Eyrie, Summer 2012 pdf [82 KB]

Also, current and past issues of the international Partners in Flight newsletter are available.