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TribLIVE
Dek hockey rink proposed for Scott Park on holdsome discussion, Scott commissioners agreed to have the township engineer submi
Dek hockey rink proposed for Scott Park on hold
TribLIVE / Posted 29 minutes ago
some discussion, Scott commissioners agreed to have the township engineer submit new design plans to the state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources that would flip the location of the dek hockey rink with the parking... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Missing mother and daughter found safe and wellalive. They are being helicoptered out. My sister is okay, my niece is a little
Missing mother and daughter found safe and well
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
alive. They are being helicoptered out. My sister is okay, my niece is a little weak, but both should be just fine."The Department of Conservation sign at the start of the park. Photo / Solbin Kang Police and search and rescue crews began... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Missouri Sets Migratory Game Bird and Waterfowl Seasons29 meeting, the Missouri Conservation Commission approved recommendations on hu
Missouri Sets Migratory Game Bird and Waterfowl Seasons
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 4 hours ago
29 meeting, the Missouri Conservation Commission approved recommendations on hunting seasons and limits from the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) for the upcoming 2016 migratory game bird season and 2016-2017 waterfowl season. The... Read more
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Philly.com
Climate change means threat to species in Pennsylvaniaparasitic insect was first reported in the eastern U.S. in 1951 near Richmond,
Climate change means threat to species in Pennsylvania
Philly.com / Posted 8 hours ago
parasitic insect was first reported in the eastern U.S. in 1951 near Richmond, Va., according to Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources. By 2005, it was established in portions of 16 states from Maine to Georgia,... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
St. Martins marks Arbor Day with lessons, activities for kidslike humans; they grow, have sicknesses, good times and bad times,” said James
St. Martins marks Arbor Day with lessons, activities for kids
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 9 hours ago
like humans; they grow, have sicknesses, good times and bad times,” said James Hentges, a certified arborist. The Missouri Department of Conservation sent foresters Cory Gregg and Ann Koenig to plant two trees — a flowering crabapple and a sugar... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Low breeding rates a problem for wedge-tailed eagles: biologistto area Known as Matuwa to the area's traditional owners, Lorna Glen was re-es
Low breeding rates a problem for wedge-tailed eagles: biologist
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 hours ago
to area Known as Matuwa to the area's traditional owners, Lorna Glen was re-established as a wildlife sanctuary by the Department of Conservation and Land Management in 2000. Fencing has been periodically strengthened to ward off foxes, cats... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Arbor Day at Brandon Park offers moments of reflectionserene city park, which is targeted for major improvements should the city be s
Arbor Day at Brandon Park offers moments of reflection
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 14 hours ago
serene city park, which is targeted for major improvements should the city be successful in obtaining any part of a state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources grant in the amount of $250,000. The city expects to hear news about the... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Apparent double-murder suicide in Des Moines, IowaConservation Agent Andrew Feistel holds up the head of a trumpeter swan that wa
Apparent double-murder suicide in Des Moines, Iowa
WGEM Quincy / Posted 16 hours ago
Conservation Agent Andrew Feistel holds up the head of a trumpeter swan that was shot illegally near Edina. The Missouri Department of Conservation is offering a reward for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of someone who shot a... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Fishy mystery – Oakville man surprised to find fish in his yardmiles from the Mississippi and Meramec rivers, and about a half mile from a pon
Fishy mystery – Oakville man surprised to find fish in his yard
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 19 hours ago
miles from the Mississippi and Meramec rivers, and about a half mile from a pond. Fox 2 News took samples to the Missouri Department of Conservation, and after fishing for clues, a biologist there declared them Gizzard Shad. “They are a common... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Fishy mystery – Oakville man surprised to find fish in his yardmiles from the Mississippi and Meramec rivers, and about a half mile from a pon
Fishy mystery – Oakville man surprised to find fish in his yard
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 20 hours ago
miles from the Mississippi and Meramec rivers, and about a half mile from a pond. Fox 2 News took samples to the Missouri Department of Conservation, and after fishing for clues, a biologist there declared them Gizzard Shad. “They are a common... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Endangered Missouri falcons hatch in two KC area nests, public can watch them grow onlineKANSAS CITY, Mo. — Two nests of newly hatched Peregrine falcons are online for
Endangered Missouri falcons hatch in two KC area nests, public can watch them grow online
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 22 hours ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Two nests of newly hatched Peregrine falcons are online for the public to watch. The Missouri Department of Conservation says that four baby falcons hatched in each nest on Thursday; one at at the American Century Investments... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Police scour ranges for missing womenby police yesterday evening near the entrance of Kapakapanui loop track, which
Police scour ranges for missing women
Otago Daily Times / Posted yesterday
by police yesterday evening near the entrance of Kapakapanui loop track, which is described as an "advanced" track by the Department of Conservation. It is a six-to-eight-hour loop track. "The climb is steep and the track rough and muddy in... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Kakapo chicks entertain at new facilitytree branch. There is more laughter as one falls over the other. "What does k
Kakapo chicks entertain at new facility
Otago Daily Times / Posted yesterday
tree branch. There is more laughter as one falls over the other. "What does kakapo poo look like?'' one boy asks. A Department of Conservation (Doc) ranger supplies the answer: "Large and rather smelly''. The chicks are among 10 aged 6... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Two suction-dredge bustsAn illegal and home-made suction-dredging operation, discovered by Department o
Two suction-dredge busts
Otago Daily Times / Posted yesterday
An illegal and home-made suction-dredging operation, discovered by Department of Conservation and police, in the upper South Island. Photo supplied. Of six people recently found to be operating small, relatively lightweight suction dredges illegally... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Police search for missing mum and daughterwas found by police this evening near the entrance of Kaukapanui loop track, wh
Police search for missing mum and daughter
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
was found by police this evening near the entrance of Kaukapanui loop track, which is described as being "advanced" by the Department of Conservation. Its entrance is near Waikanae. Is a six to eight hour loop track "The climb is steep and the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Police scour ranges for missing womenby police yesterday evening near the entrance of Kapakapanui loop track, which
Police scour ranges for missing women
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
by police yesterday evening near the entrance of Kapakapanui loop track, which is described as an "advanced" track by the Department of Conservation. It is a six-to-eight-hour loop track. "The climb is steep and the track rough and muddy in... Read more
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Times News
State hoping rain will aid fighting brush fire in Poconosofficials hope rains forecast will help crews put out the fire this weekend. C
State hoping rain will aid fighting brush fire in Poconos
Times News / Posted yesterday
officials hope rains forecast will help crews put out the fire this weekend. Cecile Stetler, a spokeswoman for the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources tells WNEP-TV that rainy, cool weather should help crews douse the last of... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Police ask for help finding woman who took a misplaced cell phoneConservation Agent Andrew Feistel holds up the head of a trumpeter swan that wa
Police ask for help finding woman who took a misplaced cell phone
WGEM Quincy / Posted yesterday
Conservation Agent Andrew Feistel holds up the head of a trumpeter swan that was shot illegally near Edina. The Missouri Department of Conservation is offering a reward for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of someone who shot a... Read more
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The Hill
Pa. investigates earthquakes near fracking sitesabout linking the quakes to fracking, leaving it to the state Pennsylvania Depa
Pa. investigates earthquakes near fracking sites
The Hill / Posted yesterday
about linking the quakes to fracking, leaving it to the state Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources to investigate, the Post-Gazette said. Hilcorp stopped its fracking when it... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Rare New Zealand parrot ‘kakapo’ not dead, just pining for fiordsThis undated file handout image received on June 20, 2012 from New Zealand’s De
Rare New Zealand parrot ‘kakapo’ not dead, just pining for fiords
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
This undated file handout image received on June 20, 2012 from New Zealand’s Department of Conservation shows a rare green kakapo parrot and chick on Codfish Island, off the South Island, an offshore sanctuary where the flightless birds have been... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Unique golf venue linked to our communityat the golf center is a 2-acre lake with a handicap-accessible dock, fully stoc
Unique golf venue linked to our community
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted yesterday
at the golf center is a 2-acre lake with a handicap-accessible dock, fully stocked with fish courtesy of the Missouri Department of Conservation. The facility’s contribution to the Jefferson City area was lauded by Diane Gillespie, executive... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Jackson, MO prepares for annual clean-up, fix-up weekfalcon nests in MOLive webcam alert: Look inside endangered falcon nests in MO
Jackson, MO prepares for annual clean-up, fix-up week
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted yesterday
falcon nests in MOLive webcam alert: Look inside endangered falcon nests in MO Photo by Debra Burns, courtesy Missouri Department of Conservation It's probably safe to say that most of us love live animal webcams. Especially, when those... Read more
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Philly.com
State hoping rain will aid fighting brush fire in Poconosofficials hope rains forecast will help crews put out the fire this weekend. C
State hoping rain will aid fighting brush fire in Poconos
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
officials hope rains forecast will help crews put out the fire this weekend. Cecile Stetler, a spokeswoman for the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources tells WNEP-TV (http://bit.ly/1T9EXTI ) that rainy, cool weather should help... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
St. Louis Area Angler Catches a State-record Skipjack Herringrecord by catching a 2-pound, 5-ounce skipjack herring on the Mississippi River
St. Louis Area Angler Catches a State-record Skipjack Herring
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted yesterday
record by catching a 2-pound, 5-ounce skipjack herring on the Mississippi River. St. Louis, MO - infoZine - The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reports that Steve Wengler of St. Louis became the most recent record-breaking angler in... Read more
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The Morning Call
State hoping rain will aid fighting brush fire in Poconosofficials hope rains forecast will help crews put out the fire this weekend. C
State hoping rain will aid fighting brush fire in Poconos
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
officials hope rains forecast will help crews put out the fire this weekend. Cecile Stetler, a spokeswoman for the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources tells WNEP-TV (http://bit.ly/1T9EXTI ) that rainy, cool weather should help... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mother and daughter missing after hire car found at walking trackis in New Zealand visiting her daughter, who is an exchange student at Massey U
Mother and daughter missing after hire car found at walking track
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
is in New Zealand visiting her daughter, who is an exchange student at Massey University. The track is listed on the Department of Conservation website as an advanced tramping track with an estimated walking time of six to eight hours. A... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
New trail dedicated along Grindstone Creekwe anticipate the use of this trail is just going to increase each year," Grigg
New trail dedicated along Grindstone Creek
KOMU Columbia / Posted yesterday
we anticipate the use of this trail is just going to increase each year," Griggs said." Grindstone Creek Trail was completed at a cost of $1.61 million and funded by the Park Sales Tax with a contribution from the Missouri Department of Conservati... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Invitation to view kākāpō chicksFriday, 29 April 2016, 10:23 amPress Release: Department of Conservation The De
Invitation to view kākāpō chicks
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
Friday, 29 April 2016, 10:23 amPress Release: Department of Conservation The Department of Conservation’s Kākāpō Recovery Team is extending invites for the public to come and view some... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Off the grid but connectedsome of the woodland that would have once thrived on the land, planting various
Off the grid but connected
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
some of the woodland that would have once thrived on the land, planting various native trees and shrubs, assisted by a Department of Conservation grant. "Once the woodland is established the emphasis will be on building up the missing flora;... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
'16 Mile Fire' 80 percent containedone person hurt while fighting the "Sixteen Mile Fire." That person is okay and
'16 Mile Fire' 80 percent contained
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
one person hurt while fighting the "Sixteen Mile Fire." That person is okay and was back on the lines helping others. The Department of Conservation and Natural Resources calls this one of the largest fires in Pennsylvania history. Over 8,000... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Dexter PD cancels car seat checkup event April 30the car seat checkup event that was scheduled from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on April 30
Dexter PD cancels car seat checkup event April 30
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 2 days ago
the car seat checkup event that was scheduled from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on April 30. Marble Hill partners with Missouri Department of Conservation to manage Pellegrino LakeMarble Hill partners with Missouri Department of Conservation to manage... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Marble Hill partners with Missouri Department of Conservation to manage Pellegrino Lake source: Missouri Department of Conservation The Missouri Department of...
Marble Hill partners with Missouri Department of Conservation to manage Pellegrino Lake
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 2 days ago
source: Missouri Department of Conservation The Missouri Department of... Read more
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The Express-Times
Monster Pa. forest fire to end up costing $4 millionCounty could be completely contained by the end of the week and predicted rains
Monster Pa. forest fire to end up costing $4 million
The Express-Times / Posted 2 days ago
County could be completely contained by the end of the week and predicted rains could "be the final touch," a Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources spokesman said Thursday morning. The fire was about 80 percent contained --... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Feds set short red snapper season in Gulf; Alabama differsred snapper fishing from May 27-July 31, Chris Blankenship, director of the Mar
Feds set short red snapper season in Gulf; Alabama differs
The Houma Courier / Posted 2 days ago
red snapper fishing from May 27-July 31, Chris Blankenship, director of the Marine Resources Division in Alabama's Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, said in a news release. He said federal legislation from last December... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
DCNR: Poconos brush fire more containedPORTER TWP. — A 8,030-acre brush fire in Pike and Monroe counties is now 60 per
DCNR: Poconos brush fire more contained
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
PORTER TWP. — A 8,030-acre brush fire in Pike and Monroe counties is now 60 percent contained, the state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources said Wednesday. The containment percentage is up 20 percent from what DCNR reported Tuesday.... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Feds set short red snapper season in Gulf; Alabama differsred snapper fishing from May 27-July 31, Chris Blankenship, director of the Mar
Feds set short red snapper season in Gulf; Alabama differs
The Daily Comet / Posted 2 days ago
red snapper fishing from May 27-July 31, Chris Blankenship, director of the Marine Resources Division in Alabama's Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, said in a news release. He said federal legislation from last December... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Regional Briefsmore contained PORTER TWP. — A 8,030-acre brush fire in Pike and Monroe counti
Regional Briefs
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
more contained PORTER TWP. — A 8,030-acre brush fire in Pike and Monroe counties is now 60 percent contained, the state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources said Wednesday. The containment percentage is up 20 percent from what DCNR... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Wicked Campers slogans ruled objectionable by Chief Censorbeen backed by action from the tourism sector with campgrounds announcing bans
Wicked Campers slogans ruled objectionable by Chief Censor
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
been backed by action from the tourism sector with campgrounds announcing bans on campers carrying offensive slogans. The Department of Conservation has also removed the company from its website. Protest against the company has spread further with... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Ruataniwha progress, but not a done deal yetis now ready to proceed. Aside from the financial hurdles, there is also a leg
Ruataniwha progress, but not a done deal yet
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 2 days ago
is now ready to proceed. Aside from the financial hurdles, there is also a legal challenge over a land swap with the Department of Conservation to be settled. Labour's local government spokeswoman Meka Whaitiri is awaiting final confirmed... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
School's new track boosts bike skillsBike Park had been due to open in May but it is understood to be held up by a d
School's new track boosts bike skills
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Bike Park had been due to open in May but it is understood to be held up by a delay in obtaining permission from the Department of Conservation for a car park. So far South Star Trails has built 10 trails totalling 21km. Work is under way on... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Government sets 9-day red snapper season in Gulf of Mexicored snapper fishing from May 27-July 31, Chris Blankenship, director of the Mar
Government sets 9-day red snapper season in Gulf of Mexico
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 2 days ago
red snapper fishing from May 27-July 31, Chris Blankenship, director of the Marine Resources Division in Alabama's Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, said in a news release. He said federal legislation from last December... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Kaka released into Abel Tasmanthree other females that were transferred to the upper reaches of the Park by e
Kaka released into Abel Tasman
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
three other females that were transferred to the upper reaches of the Park by environmental trust Project Janszoon, the Department of Conservation (DOC), and Iwi in November 2015. There is a small remnant population of wild male kaka in the Abel... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
JALC to get $4M of $600M from university funding packagebighead carp caught in Mississippi RiverMDC to study 84-pound bighead carp caug
JALC to get $4M of $600M from university funding package
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 2 days ago
bighead carp caught in Mississippi RiverMDC to study 84-pound bighead carp caught in Mississippi River The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) is keeping an 84-pound, invasive carp that was caught in the Mississippi River for studying... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Dam not out of doldrums yetis still going to cost nearly $1 billion and Forest & Bird have their appeal pe
Dam not out of doldrums yet
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
is still going to cost nearly $1 billion and Forest & Bird have their appeal pending against a High Court decision on the Department of Conservation ‘land swap’ deal.“I don’t believe a water scheme massively subsidised with public money – which... Read more
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NZCity
Dam project satisfies water uptake termsmillion The dam has come under fire from Forest & Bird who is currently appeal
Dam project satisfies water uptake terms
NZCity / Posted 2 days ago
million The dam has come under fire from Forest & Bird who is currently appealing a High Court decision that allowed the Department of Conservation to unwind environmental protection on land in Hawke's Bay. Undoing that protection helps paves... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Energy company shuts down fracking operation in Lawrence Countygoing in a northwest direction and fracking was on-going, but near completion.
Energy company shuts down fracking operation in Lawrence County
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
going in a northwest direction and fracking was on-going, but near completion. The department along with the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources are investigating the earthquake. In 2014, the Ohio Department of Natural... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Tribal councils appeal farmer’s discharge consenthad been adversely affected by the lack of direct notification by the Otago Reg
Tribal councils appeal farmer’s discharge consent
Otago Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
had been adversely affected by the lack of direct notification by the Otago Regional Council, and Fish and Game and the Department of Conservation should also have been notified. The 6A water plan change fully takes effect in 2020. Independent... Read more
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TribLIVE
Hilcorp halts fracking at Pa. shale site near earthquakewas detected nearby in Mahoning. The Department of Environmental Protection is
Hilcorp halts fracking at Pa. shale site near earthquake
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
was detected nearby in Mahoning. The Department of Environmental Protection is investigating the tremor with the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, said DEP spokeswoman Melanie Williams. A spokesman for Hilcorp did not... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Missouri family finds giant morel mushroom in Washington Countyquestions and praises. The Ware family found the mushroom on a hunt near Old M
Missouri family finds giant morel mushroom in Washington County
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 3 days ago
questions and praises. The Ware family found the mushroom on a hunt near Old Mines in Washington County. The Missouri Department of Conservation says the morel is 12 inches tall and the cap measures 13 inches in diameter. The Missouri... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Brush fire rages in the Poconosresidents may have. It has grown to more than 8,000 acres and has burned nearl
Brush fire rages in the Poconos
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 days ago
residents may have. It has grown to more than 8,000 acres and has burned nearly a dozen structures. According to the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources this is one of the largest fires the state has ever had in recorded... Read more
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