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WFF's Harders Celebrates 50 Years with State of Alabama

Since the mid-1970s, one thing has remained constant at the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (ADCNR): Fred Harders is hard at work in the Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries (WFF) Division. Harders was recently celebrated for 50 years of service to the State of Alabama, 48 of those with WFF in one capacity or another, the last 24 years as WFF’s Assistant Director. And the Chicago native has no plans to stop anytime soon. After getting his undergraduate degree in Minnesota, Harders had a choice to further his education. “When I got out of…