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Aspen Daily News
BLM strikes balance on contested oil and gas leasescancel all leases on the Thompson Divide The Bureau of Land Management unveile
BLM strikes balance on contested oil and gas leases
Aspen Daily News / Posted 12 hours ago
cancel all leases on the Thompson Divide The Bureau of Land Management unveiled a new preliminary preferred alternative for 65 contested oil and gas leases at a meeting in Silt on Wednesday. The preliminary decision would see all leases in the... Read more
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Char-Koosta News
NRCS Montana extends funding application deadline for Wetland Easement ProgramBOZEMAN —The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service in Montana has extende
NRCS Montana extends funding application deadline for Wetland Easement Program
Char-Koosta News / Posted 23 hours ago
BOZEMAN —The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service in Montana has extended the funding application deadline for the Wetland Reserve Easement component of the Agricultural Conservation Easement Program (ACEP) from Jan. 15 to March... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Green BriefsThe U.S. Forest Service is considering issuing permits for up to five years for
Green Briefs
The Aspen Times / Posted yesterday
The U.S. Forest Service is considering issuing permits for up to five years for some popular, existing events that currently must be reviewed every year. The events included in the proposed action are Ride for the Pass, Ski for the Pass, Gold Leaf... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Forest Management Plan / Conservation Activity Plan InitiativeThis is a news release from USDA The United States Department of Agriculture /
Forest Management Plan / Conservation Activity Plan Initiative
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 2 days ago
This is a news release from USDA The United States Department of Agriculture / Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) will offer financial and technical assistance to Mississippi farmers, agricultural producers and private forest landowners... Read more
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North Platte Bulletin
Applications for conservation stewardship contracts due March 31U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced Feb. 4 that $150 million is av
Applications for conservation stewardship contracts due March 31
North Platte Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced Feb. 4 that $150 million is available for agricultural producers through the Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP), USDA’s largest conservation program. The program helps producers voluntarily... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Digging and draining raise concerns about city’s care of Great Trinity Forestdown deep in the woods. Then I saw the pumps and thought, uh-oh.” Sandifer als
Digging and draining raise concerns about city’s care of Great Trinity Forest
Dallas Morning News / Posted 2 days ago
down deep in the woods. Then I saw the pumps and thought, uh-oh.” Sandifer also saw trenches dug into the pond bank, hoses for taking the free water and mud ringing what was left of the pool. He saw perch, carp and other fish, dead or struggling.... Read more
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The Hill
Don’t go nuclear on climate change just yetocean acidification caused by carbon dioxide emissions? Science alone cannot an
Don’t go nuclear on climate change just yet
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
ocean acidification caused by carbon dioxide emissions? Science alone cannot answer such questions. But science can help inform the politicians who must make these tough calls soon. ADVERTISEMENT A better understanding of the climate sensitivity... Read more
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KOAM-TV Pittsburg
MDC invites duck hunters to meetings in Springfield, JoplinThe Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) invites area waterfowl hunters to
MDC invites duck hunters to meetings in Springfield, Joplin
KOAM-TV Pittsburg / Posted 3 days ago
The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) invites area waterfowl hunters to two upcoming waterfowl zone workshops in southwest Missouri where MDC staff will gather hunter input about duck season dates and zone boundary locations for the 2017-2020... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
MDC invites duck hunters to meetings in Springfield, JoplinThe Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) invites area waterfowl hunters to
MDC invites duck hunters to meetings in Springfield, Joplin
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 3 days ago
The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) invites area waterfowl hunters to two upcoming waterfowl zone workshops in southwest Missouri where MDC staff will gather hunter input about duck season dates and zone boundary locations for the 2017-2020... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
$8.1 Million Available to Plant Trees, Protect Streams and Fields in KansasMillion Available to Plant Trees, Protect Streams and Fields in Kansas “This p
$8.1 Million Available to Plant Trees, Protect Streams and Fields in Kansas
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 3 days ago
Million Available to Plant Trees, Protect Streams and Fields in Kansas “This project provides a great opportunity where conservation stewardship can add value to the property at a reasonable cost,” said Eric Banks, NRCS Kansas state... Read more
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The Marshall News Messenger
Harrison County to consider election workers, payPreparing for the March 1 Primary Election, the Harrison County Commissioners C
Harrison County to consider election workers, pay
The Marshall News Messenger / Posted 4 days ago
Preparing for the March 1 Primary Election, the Harrison County Commissioners Court will consider, on Monday, approval of the number of early voting poll workers and rate of pay. The item will be considered during the regular meeting, beginning at 9... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Calaveras Supes Talk Asphalt Plant, RCD, New Sheriff– More appeals relating to the proposed asphalt plant at Hogan Quarry are at th
Calaveras Supes Talk Asphalt Plant, RCD, New Sheriff
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 4 days ago
– More appeals relating to the proposed asphalt plant at Hogan Quarry are at the top of what looks to be a lengthy meeting for the Calaveras supervisors this coming Tuesday. As previously reported here, the project, which received initial county... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Northern Panhandle Conservation District Meetings Are PlannedThe Northern Panhandle Conservation District covers Brooke, Hancock, Marshal an
Northern Panhandle Conservation District Meetings Are Planned
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 4 days ago
The Northern Panhandle Conservation District covers Brooke, Hancock, Marshal and Ohio counties. Katie Fitzsimmons, NRCS District Conservationist and her staff in the McMechen NRCS field office cover all counties in the Northern Panhandle Conservation... Read more
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Boston Globe
Offbeat wedding venues grow in popularitylast October in front of a small group of family and close friends. “It was ab
Offbeat wedding venues grow in popularity
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
last October in front of a small group of family and close friends. “It was absolutely hilarious and exactly what I hoped for,” said Taylor, 29. The Haverhill couple held their wedding ceremony at Winslow Farm Animal Sanctuary in Norton, where... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Palm Beach cultural leaders push for one-cent sales tax hikeCouncil of Palm Beach County’s list of cultural capital funding requests 1. Af
Palm Beach cultural leaders push for one-cent sales tax hike
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
Council of Palm Beach County’s list of cultural capital funding requests 1. African American Research Library and Cultural Center $1,000,000 Located in the old Roosevelt High School facility just west of downtown West Palm Beach, this archive... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Tom's #Mailbag, Feb. 5, 2016sign on I-74, bagged parking meters in Champaign, glass recycling, another comp
Tom's #Mailbag, Feb. 5, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
sign on I-74, bagged parking meters in Champaign, glass recycling, another complaint about C-U water, and another demand for sliders in Danville. Amid all the gloom of February, the lack of a state budget, a horrid Illinois basketball season and... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Tom's #Mailbag, Feb. 5, 2015sign on I-74, bagged parking meters in Champaign, glass recycling, another comp
Tom's #Mailbag, Feb. 5, 2015
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
sign on I-74, bagged parking meters in Champaign, glass recycling, another complaint about C-U water, and another demand for sliders in Danville. Amid all the gloom of February, the lack of a state budget, a horrid Illinois basketball season and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend CalendarEvents are free unless otherwise noted. Art & Exhibits Central Arkansas ARKA
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
Events are free unless otherwise noted. Art & Exhibits Central Arkansas ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER MacArthur Park, East Ninth and Commerce streets. Super Sunday Free Family Fun Day, noon-3 p.m. Feb. 14. , William-Adolphe Bouguereau's Admiration, Feb.... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Feb. 4 and 5, 2016Parks). Pre-school play group. No programs when schools are closed. (through Ma
Feb. 4 and 5, 2016
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 8 days ago
Parks). Pre-school play group. No programs when schools are closed. (through March 31.) Andy Murphy Midtown Neighborhood Center, 467 Broadway, Kingston. Call Pat Johnson (845) 481-7332. Hooks & Needles, Yarns & Threads: Thursdays between 10 a.m.... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers find shifting climate patterns are threatening native silverswordsDr. Paul Krushelnycky with silverswords. Credit: Forest and Kim Starr A new stu
Researchers find shifting climate patterns are threatening native silverswords
PhysOrg / Posted 9 days ago
Dr. Paul Krushelnycky with silverswords. Credit: Forest and Kim Starr A new study published in Climate Change Responses by UH Mānoa researchers shows how shifting atmospheric circulation patterns that may be caused by climate change are threatening... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Status of Manteca’s goals meeting topicSo how well is the City of Manteca doing in working toward accomplishing goals
Status of Manteca’s goals meeting topic
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
So how well is the City of Manteca doing in working toward accomplishing goals elected leaders adopted for the current fiscal year that ends on June 30? Department heads will make progress reports to the City Council during Thursday’s 1:30 p.m.... Read more
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Key West Citizen
FWC invites public to mutton snapper workshopsfisheries. State wildlife officials want to hear from fishermen over possible
FWC invites public to mutton snapper workshops
Key West Citizen / Posted 10 days ago
fisheries. State wildlife officials want to hear from fishermen over possible changes to bag limits and fishing areas for mutton snapper such as Western Dry Rocks. Some state and federal fishery managers have proposed lowering the bag limit... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Sooner or later, a new economy File Photo Students from Stafford Technical Center assist Green Mountain Powe
Sooner or later, a new economy
Rutland Herald / Posted 11 days ago
File Photo Students from Stafford Technical Center assist Green Mountain Power technicians as they install solar panels at the former Rutland landfill. Over the past year, as the Vermont Climate Change Economy Council... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Preserving the value of landowns property off the Guadalupe River near Cuero that she hopes to hand down to
Preserving the value of land
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
owns property off the Guadalupe River near Cuero that she hopes to hand down to her children. Her ranch near Goliad is for hunting with her family and friends, while her office on the Houston Highway is all about location "Land is all about... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Kona Brewing Co. to stay localwill produce 100,000 barrels a year of island-inspired brew - up from 11,000 ba
Kona Brewing Co. to stay local
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 11 days ago
will produce 100,000 barrels a year of island-inspired brew - up from 11,000 barrels currently - with groundbreaking set for this spring and full operation expected by early 2018. The brewery, currently employing 12 people, will add another 15... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
John Marshall High School Renovations Are DetailedSuperintendent of Schools Michael Hince was the speaker for meeting, noting tha
John Marshall High School Renovations Are Detailed
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 11 days ago
Superintendent of Schools Michael Hince was the speaker for meeting, noting that when he assumed his current position three years ago, the planning process had been completed. Before getting into Hince's presentation, it should be noted that two... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Erin Brockovich to Hoosick Falls, N.Y., residents: 'Everyone entitled to safe, pure water'change," she said. Brockovich and members of her legal team arrived early Satu
Erin Brockovich to Hoosick Falls, N.Y., residents: 'Everyone entitled to safe, pure water'
Bennington Banner / Posted 11 days ago
change," she said. Brockovich and members of her legal team arrived early Saturday morning to tour Hoosick Falls' village center. They visited the village water treatment plant, where two new carbon filters will soon remove perfluorooctanoic acid... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Erin Brockovich to Hoosick Falls, N.Y., residents: 'Everyone entitled to safe, pure water'change," she said. Brockovich and members of her legal team arrived early Satu
Erin Brockovich to Hoosick Falls, N.Y., residents: 'Everyone entitled to safe, pure water'
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 11 days ago
change," she said. Brockovich and members of her legal team arrived early Saturday morning to tour Hoosick Falls' village center. They visited the village water treatment plant, where two new carbon filters will soon remove perfluorooctanoic acid... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarSuperior Zendo - Zazen (Zen Buddhist meditation) meets at 7:40 a.m., 8:30 a.m.;
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 13 days ago
Superior Zendo - Zazen (Zen Buddhist meditation) meets at 7:40 a.m., 8:30 a.m.; morning service at 9:10 a.m. Call 226-6407 for location and details. 12-Step Recovery Groups - offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. For a... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
Utilities rates going down, an FAC, CC partnership, Unit 5's demise, and morerates on Tuesday, after the Independent's press deadline. The rate change would
Utilities rates going down, an FAC, CC partnership, Unit 5's demise, and more
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 13 days ago
rates on Tuesday, after the Independent's press deadline. The rate change would be effective Feb. 1. The proposal called for rates to go down by 4.4 percent for residential customers, or an average $9.05 per month; 10.9 percent for commercial... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Georgia Happenings9 a.m.-noon, The college of Coastal Georgia, Brunswick. Includes speakers who a
Georgia Happenings
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 14 days ago
9 a.m.-noon, The college of Coastal Georgia, Brunswick. Includes speakers who are active in ecological research and resource management along the coast. Keynote speaker is Merryl Alber, professor of Marine Sciences at the University of... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Water-monitoring well shows presence of gas northeast of Greeleyheavily drilled area northeast of Greeley. Analysts with Colorado Water Watch,
Water-monitoring well shows presence of gas northeast of Greeley
Greeley Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
heavily drilled area northeast of Greeley. Analysts with Colorado Water Watch, a water-monitoring partnership between the Center for Energy Water Sustainability at Colorado State University and Noble Energy, in November found evidence of... Read more
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The Austin Chronicle
Chaos Reigns!column is public input. So: City Council can't figure out what to do about a va
Chaos Reigns!
The Austin Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
column is public input. So: City Council can't figure out what to do about a variety of problems that have been vexing it for years, and city staff want you to tell them how to proceed. You can start by giving Council a piece of your mind at... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Coal ash debate resurfaces in state politics, likely to take focus in upcoming electionsand really their credibility was destroyed,” said Frank Holleman, a senior atto
Coal ash debate resurfaces in state politics, likely to take focus in upcoming elections
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 14 days ago
and really their credibility was destroyed,” said Frank Holleman, a senior attorney at the Southern Environmental Law Center. “The Dan River spill demonstrated, beyond any doubt, that the state agency, which is now called (the Department of... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Let's All Go to the Legislature!Forty-five days of politics, government, lawmaking and legislating kicked off i
Let's All Go to the Legislature!
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 15 days ago
Forty-five days of politics, government, lawmaking and legislating kicked off in Salt Lake City on Jan. 25, when 104 elected members of the Utah Legislature convened on Capitol Hill. For most people, this announcement—and the Legislature itself—are... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Annual Message On the State of the Republic The Officers and Staff of the United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL);  Th
Annual Message On the State of the Republic
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
 The Officers and Staff of the United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL);  The Chief of Staff, Men and Women of the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL);  Former Chairman of the Interim Government of National Unity, Dr. Amos Claudius Sawyer;  Mr.... Read more
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Missoula Independent
Rockies Today, January 26filed by 15 Fremont and Lincoln county ranchers against Jonathan Ratner and his
Rockies Today, January 26
Missoula Independent / Posted 16 days ago
filed by 15 Fremont and Lincoln county ranchers against Jonathan Ratner and his employer, Western Watersheds Project, for illegal trespass and data collection under the state's controversial law passed in 2015 making such activity illegal. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Liberia Is Safe and Secure' Full Text of Ejs's Annual MessageThe Officers and Staff of the United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL); - The
'Liberia Is Safe and Secure' Full Text of Ejs's Annual Message
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
The Officers and Staff of the United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL); - The Chief of Staff, Men and Women of the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL); - Former Chairman of the Interim Government of National Unity, Dr. Amos Claudius Sawyer; Once... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Tetreau’s State of the Town: Year of accomplishments, challenges aheadof the Board of Finance, members of our Representative Town Meeting, other elec
Tetreau’s State of the Town: Year of accomplishments, challenges ahead
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 16 days ago
of the Board of Finance, members of our Representative Town Meeting, other elected officials and members of the public for the opportunity to provide this update on our town. It has been quite a year. I want to thank all those that have... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Audubon Nature Center Awarding ScholarshipSince 2003, the education staff of the Nature Center has held an annual birdath
Audubon Nature Center Awarding Scholarship
The Post-Journal / Posted 16 days ago
Since 2003, the education staff of the Nature Center has held an annual birdathon to raise money to award a $500 scholarship to an area college-bound high school senior or Jamestown Community College student who intends to pursue a bachelor's degree... Read more
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Sacramento Today
Career and Resource Fair for High Risk StudentsThe transition from high school to the real world can be difficult and stressfu
Career and Resource Fair for High Risk Students
Sacramento Today / Posted 17 days ago
The transition from high school to the real world can be difficult and stressful for many students. It can be especially challenging for those young people who are considered high risk. On February 5, 2016, help will come to dozens of students... Read more
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Drinks Business Review
Kona Brewing plans to set up new brewery and canning facility in Kailua-Kona, USan investment of more than $20m. The Hawaiin craft brewery is incorporating ne
Kona Brewing plans to set up new brewery and canning facility in Kailua-Kona, US
Drinks Business Review / Posted 17 days ago
an investment of more than $20m. The Hawaiin craft brewery is incorporating new technologies in renewable energy and water conservation into the brewery design and for the purpose, the costs have been pushed to $5m more than that was originally... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Compost class, tree care program can help you reduce wasteBeing caught between "a rock and a hard place" may be bad for the root growth o
Compost class, tree care program can help you reduce waste
Ventura County Star / Posted 18 days ago
Being caught between "a rock and a hard place" may be bad for the root growth of plants, but many local trees are in an even worse situation. They are caught between a drought and a mudslide. The ongoing drought has weakened trees, especially ones... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Landowners learn about value issues at seminarThe information given to landowners Friday at the Value of Land seminar was not
Landowners learn about value issues at seminar
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
The information given to landowners Friday at the Value of Land seminar was not news to them. Landowners, many of whom were farmers and ranchers, were told more about in-depth issues that not only affect them but have been in headlines... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
BLM methane plan highlights Colo. leadershipthe Bureau of Land Management’s proposal to enact more stringent regulations on
BLM methane plan highlights Colo. leadership
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 19 days ago
the Bureau of Land Management’s proposal to enact more stringent regulations on methane emissions varied in tone, but both conservation and industry representatives in Colorado agreed Friday that the state has led the way when it comes to... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
BLM methane plan highlights Colorado leadershipthe Bureau of Land Management’s proposal to enact more stringent regulations on
BLM methane plan highlights Colorado leadership
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 20 days ago
the Bureau of Land Management’s proposal to enact more stringent regulations on methane emissions varied in tone, but both conservation and industry representatives in Colorado agreed Friday that the state has led the way when it comes to... Read more
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Deseret News
Congressional committee rails on BLM over Washington County land plansUtah Friday over a proposed land use plan they say ignores the will of resident
Congressional committee rails on BLM over Washington County land plans
Deseret News / Posted 20 days ago
Utah Friday over a proposed land use plan they say ignores the will of residents and the letter of a 2009 public lands law for Washington County. "We are here because Congress is hearing a crescendo of complaints about BLM tactics and policies... Read more
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Sun Star
He talks, and walks, conservationONE encounter with him will give you an impression that he is both a great conv
He talks, and walks, conservation
Sun Star / Posted 20 days ago
ONE encounter with him will give you an impression that he is both a great conversationalist and conservationist. Why? You might ask. Because people like him walks his talk just to educate people on the importance of conserving the environment and... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
'Keep Your Hands Off': Rally calls for New Mexico legislature to protect public landsCamo, orange and puffy down jackets joined forces in the Roundhouse on Thursday
'Keep Your Hands Off': Rally calls for New Mexico legislature to protect public lands
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 20 days ago
Camo, orange and puffy down jackets joined forces in the Roundhouse on Thursday afternoon as a cross section of more than a hundred New Mexicans came together to make a lot of noise in favor of public lands. Gathering on the western steps of the... Read more
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Science Daily
Invasive amphibian fungus could threaten U.S. salamander populations: USGS identifies research and management actionsto protect the nation's amphibians. The USG report released today highlights co
Invasive amphibian fungus could threaten U.S. salamander populations: USGS identifies research and management actions
Science Daily / Posted 20 days ago
to protect the nation's amphibians. The USG report released today highlights cooperative research and management efforts needed to develop and implement effective pre-invasion and post-invasion disease-management strategies if... Read more
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