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Scoop.co.nz
Marlborough Sounds Salmon Working Group to be establishedSalmon Farming in the Marlborough Sounds (the guidelines). Other agencies that
Marlborough Sounds Salmon Working Group to be established
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 30 minutes ago
Salmon Farming in the Marlborough Sounds (the guidelines). Other agencies that will have input into the process include the Department of Conservation and the Ministry for the Environment.The working group will meet starting in July and provide... Read more
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Boston Globe
That’s not rain falling on your tent.you can hear the chewing; it’s quite a dramatic phenomenon.” Ken Gooch, direct
That’s not rain falling on your tent.
Boston Globe / Posted 3 hours ago
you can hear the chewing; it’s quite a dramatic phenomenon.” Ken Gooch, director of the forest health program at the state Department of Conservation and Recreation, said the caterpillars pose a serious threat to forests because they completely... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Marine report 'good stepping stone'a leadership role and bring together key partners and agencies in the area, inc
Marine report 'good stepping stone'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
a leadership role and bring together key partners and agencies in the area, including the Ministry for Primary Industries, Department of Conservation, tangata whenua fisheries interests, as well as commercial and recreational interests to begin a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Deer hunt begins in Blue Hills Reservationhas an ecological problem, and this place has an ecological problem,” he said.
Deer hunt begins in Blue Hills Reservation
Boston Globe / Posted 5 hours ago
has an ecological problem, and this place has an ecological problem,” he said. Matthew Sisk, deputy commissioner of the Department of Conservation and Recreation, said that a healthy population is between seven and 14 deer per square mile. A... Read more
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Boston Globe
State wildlife officials praise Blue Hills deer huntStainbrook said. There were no injuries or safety issues. “It was safely condu
State wildlife officials praise Blue Hills deer hunt
Boston Globe / Posted 5 hours ago
Stainbrook said. There were no injuries or safety issues. “It was safely conducted in an urban area,” he said. The Department of Conservation and Recreation, which manages Blue Hills, termed the hunt “a good beginning” toward addressing... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
House passes $31.6M budget, gambling billsChairman Joseph Markosek, D-25, Monroeville. The House budget bill would also:
House passes $31.6M budget, gambling bills
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 hours ago
Chairman Joseph Markosek, D-25, Monroeville. The House budget bill would also: • Shift more support for the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources back to the taxpayer-supported General Fund to counter the impact of less... Read more
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The Cass County Democrat Missourian
Calendar: Activities set for hometown celebration at Harrisonville’s City Parkcream party. For children aged 8 to 12. • July 20 at 6:30 p.m.: Native plants
Calendar: Activities set for hometown celebration at Harrisonville’s City Park
The Cass County Democrat Missourian / Posted 9 hours ago
cream party. For children aged 8 to 12. • July 20 at 6:30 p.m.: Native plants of Missouri. Phil Needham of the Missouri Department of Conservation will be giving a presentation about native plants. Part of the library’s adult program. • July 28... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Private plans at state parks need scrutinyon private developments within state parks, the Legislature should establish ve
Private plans at state parks need scrutiny
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 9 hours ago
on private developments within state parks, the Legislature should establish very high standards to be enforced by the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources. Private investment in some state parks could be a good thing. Some other... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Money enough to buy stationagreement deadline. The trust welcomed the final financial contributions from
Money enough to buy station
Otago Daily Times / Posted 10 hours ago
agreement deadline. The trust welcomed the final financial contributions from people across New Zealand and overseas. Department of Conservation Central Otago operations manager Mike Tubbs said the department gave money yesterday because the... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Cicadas begin their summer sounds in JulyJEFFERSON CTY, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) encourages p
Cicadas begin their summer sounds in July
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 12 hours ago
JEFFERSON CTY, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) encourages people to discover nature this summer by learning more about cicadas. There are two types of cicadas, annual and periodical. As their names suggest, annual cicadas make an... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Deer hunt to return to Blue Hills, this time with bows and arrowshunt later this year that includes more days, more acres and hunters yielding b
Deer hunt to return to Blue Hills, this time with bows and arrows
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 16 hours ago
hunt later this year that includes more days, more acres and hunters yielding both bow and arrows and shotguns. The state Department of Conservation and Recreation last fall permitted 163 hunters armed with shotguns to roam nearly 3,000 of the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
House passes $31.6Mbudget, gambling billsChairman Joseph Markosek, D-25, Monroeville. The House budget bill would also:
House passes $31.6Mbudget, gambling bills
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 20 hours ago
Chairman Joseph Markosek, D-25, Monroeville. The House budget bill would also: • Shift more support for the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources back to the taxpayer-supported General Fund to counter the impact of less... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
House approves bill that expands gambling venuesChairman Joseph Markosek, D-25, Monroeville. The House budget bill would also:
House approves bill that expands gambling venues
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 20 hours ago
Chairman Joseph Markosek, D-25, Monroeville. The House budget bill would also: • Shift more support for the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources back to the taxpayer-supported General Fund to counter the impact of less... Read more
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Boston Globe
J.K. Rowling unveils another school of magic -- in the Berkshiresand witches may have been operating, undetected, for so many years. Mount Grey
J.K. Rowling unveils another school of magic -- in the Berkshires
Boston Globe / Posted 23 hours ago
and witches may have been operating, undetected, for so many years. Mount Greylock State Reservation is run by the state Department of Conservation and Recreation, whose spokesman said the agency was not aware of a school of magic located at the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Support for Hawke’s Bay Coastal Marine Environment Researcha leadership role and bring together key partners and agencies in the area, inc
Support for Hawke’s Bay Coastal Marine Environment Research
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 23 hours ago
a leadership role and bring together key partners and agencies in the area, including the Ministry for Primary Industries, Department of Conservation, tangata whenua fisheries interests, as well as commercial and recreational interests to begin a... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Fur Council Backs recommendation to increase possum controlfur recovery is a sustainable approach to winning the war against possums. “The
Fur Council Backs recommendation to increase possum control
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
fur recovery is a sustainable approach to winning the war against possums. “The Fur Council is working closely with the Department of Conservation to promote fur recovery as one of the solutions for the control of possums. Last year we signed an... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Feds on board with Environment Commissioner's Reporthold the line to figuring out how to win the war. Federated Farmers is in total
Feds on board with Environment Commissioner's Report
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
hold the line to figuring out how to win the war. Federated Farmers is in total agreement."This won’t be about just the Department of Conservation, it has to be a team game. Again, farmers are up for the challenge. Just remember what the "Farmy... Read more
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TribLIVE
Brentwood gets $175K county grant for pool, hopes for $450K state grant toogrant for renovations to the borough's failing pool. Yet they still await word
Brentwood gets $175K county grant for pool, hopes for $450K state grant too
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
grant for renovations to the borough's failing pool. Yet they still await word on a larger, $450,000 grant from the state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources that could further help fund a pool renovation and upgrade project, borough... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
State planning second Blue Hills deer huntsecond hunt later this year that includes more days, acres and hunters yielding
State planning second Blue Hills deer hunt
The Patriot Ledger / Posted yesterday
second hunt later this year that includes more days, acres and hunters yielding both bow and arrows and shotguns. The state Department of Conservation and Recreation last fall permitted 163 hunters armed with shotguns to roam nearly 3,000 of the... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Coyotes a cause concern for Montgomery neighborhood, outdoor petsaround 2 to 3:30 a.m. "I'm not going to go out early in the morning," Lesley a
Coyotes a cause concern for Montgomery neighborhood, outdoor pets
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted yesterday
around 2 to 3:30 a.m. "I'm not going to go out early in the morning," Lesley admitted. Chris Smith with the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources said he's not at all surprised to hear the wild animals are in the... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Grants available for forest protection projectscoordinator, at 775-684-2552 or hdgiger@forestry.nv.gov. The Nevada Division o
Grants available for forest protection projects
Nevada Appeal / Posted yesterday
coordinator, at 775-684-2552 or hdgiger@forestry.nv.gov. The Nevada Division of Forestry is a division within the Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources. The Division coordinates and manages all forestry, nursery, endangered... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Get back to nature -- camp near homeand buggy parked on a bridge above what might be the falls. The camping and da
Get back to nature -- camp near home
Lowell Sun / Posted yesterday
and buggy parked on a bridge above what might be the falls. The camping and day-use areas are run by the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation. The year-round headquarters is on Route 119 and contact stations are open at the... Read more
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The Mercury News
California has three times supply of groundwater than previously thoughtCalifornia's groundwater supply. The researchers analyzed data from a public w
California has three times supply of groundwater than previously thought
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
California's groundwater supply. The researchers analyzed data from a public wells database maintained by the California Department of Conservation. "We used oil and gas records because the energy industry is the only industry that regularly... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Camping? Don’t Move the FirewoodMO - infoZine - For many Missourians, summer means float trips, camping, and sp
Camping? Don’t Move the Firewood
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted yesterday
MO - infoZine - For many Missourians, summer means float trips, camping, and spending lots of time outdoors. The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) encourages people not to move firewood. Don’t give tree-killing insects and diseases rides... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Set high bar for park dealson private developments within state parks, the Legislature should establish ve
Set high bar for park deals
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
on private developments within state parks, the Legislature should establish very high standards to be enforced by the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources. Private investment in some state parks could be a good thing. Some other... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Ferry service to get test run at Quincy's Squantum Point Parkofficials shape a broader, more permanent plan to better utilize Squantum Point
Ferry service to get test run at Quincy's Squantum Point Park
The Patriot Ledger / Posted yesterday
officials shape a broader, more permanent plan to better utilize Squantum Point Park, a 50-acre site owned by the state’s Department of Conservation and Recreation. For decades, city officials have suggested the state-owned park as a potential... Read more
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Al.com
What East Alabama city has reported another bear sighting?85 toward Valley. Recent bear sightings have also taken place in recent weeks
What East Alabama city has reported another bear sighting?
Al.com / Posted 2 days ago
85 toward Valley. Recent bear sightings have also taken place in recent weeks in Alexander City and Oxford. The Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources said the state's black bear population is increasing not just in Alabama,... Read more
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The Mercury News
California's vast groundwater supply remains elusive for nowCalifornia's groundwater supply. The researchers analyzed data from a public w
California's vast groundwater supply remains elusive for now
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
California's groundwater supply. The researchers analyzed data from a public wells database maintained by the California Department of Conservation. "We used oil and gas records because the energy industry is the only industry that regularly... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Mound House company fires back against waste dumping chargesand prevent any current or ex-employees from ever doing something so heinous fo
Mound House company fires back against waste dumping charges
Nevada Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
and prevent any current or ex-employees from ever doing something so heinous for their own purposes.” The director of the Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources said last week his environmental protection division is investiga... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Missouri Approves Feral Hog-hunting Ban on MDC Landswould prohibit the hunting of feral hogs on conservation areas and other lands
Missouri Approves Feral Hog-hunting Ban on MDC Lands
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 2 days ago
would prohibit the hunting of feral hogs on conservation areas and other lands owned, leased, or managed by the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC). The new regulation prohibiting hog hunting on MDC areas does not apply to private... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
House panel revives park development ideaas part of the state budget process. The measure would give private firms the
House panel revives park development idea
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
as part of the state budget process. The measure would give private firms the ability to do projects that the state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources can’t afford to build, said Rep. Brian Ellis, R-11, Lyndora, the bill... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
State House panel revives park development ideaas part of the state budget process. The measure would give private firms the
State House panel revives park development idea
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
as part of the state budget process. The measure would give private firms the ability to do projects that the state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources can’t afford to build, said Rep. Brian Ellis, R-11, Lyndora, the bill... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Ngāi Tahu Tourism opens new Franz Josef visitor hubA major new visitor hub housing the Department of Conservation, Franz Josef Gla
Ngāi Tahu Tourism opens new Franz Josef visitor hub
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
A major new visitor hub housing the Department of Conservation, Franz Josef Glacier Guides (owned by Ngai Tahu Tourism and part-owned by Te Rūnanga o Makaawhio) , Glacier Hot Pools, i-SITE Franz Josef and a café has opened in the village of Franz... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Tūtira Mai Ngā IwiTrust will lead the project and work with key project partners Hawke’s Bay Regi
Tūtira Mai Ngā Iwi
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
Trust will lead the project and work with key project partners Hawke’s Bay Regional Council (HBRC), Department of Conservation (DOC), Hastings District Council (HDC), Guthrie-Smith Trust, ECOED (the Environmental,... Read more
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Boston Globe
One last Fourth for the Hatch Shell’s caretakerlong since restored. His tenure — which has spanned seven governors, as well as
One last Fourth for the Hatch Shell’s caretaker
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
long since restored. His tenure — which has spanned seven governors, as well as 15 commissioners of what is now called the Department of Conservation and Recreation — will come to an end with his retirement later this year. Back in ’84, Tilas... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
The dangers of swimming in undesignated zones at lakes and riverssaid, “Something should be done, but the parents should be involved because it’
The dangers of swimming in undesignated zones at lakes and rivers
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
said, “Something should be done, but the parents should be involved because it’s such a scary situation.” The state’s department of conservation and recreation say the difference between a designated swimming area and a non-designated swimming... Read more
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Boston Globe
Body found in Lowell state forestsaid that because the death is not considered suspicious, no further informatio
Body found in Lowell state forest
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
said that because the death is not considered suspicious, no further information will be released. According to the state Department of Conservation and Recreation, the park covers more than 1,100 acres and includes about six miles of trails for... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Ruth Hoppin recalled as Ozark cavefish discoverermakes up for their inability to see," said Doug Novinger, aquatic systems and b
Ruth Hoppin recalled as Ozark cavefish discoverer
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
makes up for their inability to see," said Doug Novinger, aquatic systems and biometrics unit supervisor at the Missouri Department of Conservation. Novinger said everyone should be interested in the preservation of the cavefish because its... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
River town designation may lead to grants for cityWest Branch of the Susquehanna River to ongoing revitalization downtown, Walls
River town designation may lead to grants for city
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
West Branch of the Susquehanna River to ongoing revitalization downtown, Walls said. River towns are eligible for state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources' Peer-to-Peer grants of $10,000 with a $1,000 match, he said. Publicity for... Read more
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Daily Mail
Lobster that is more than a century old is set freeisn't recaptured, it is estimated he will survive another 30 to 50 years in the
Lobster that is more than a century old is set free
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
isn't recaptured, it is estimated he will survive another 30 to 50 years in the ocean. Peter's Clam Bar teamed up with the Department of Conservation and Waterways staff to give Larry a proper farewell. MOST WATCHED NEWS VIDEOS See the moment... Read more
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The Herald News
Five years later the why behind Marie Joseph's death in a cloudy Fall River pool remains a mysterySam Sutter. It was prepared by William McCauley and Patrick Bomberg, two vetera
Five years later the why behind Marie Joseph's death in a cloudy Fall River pool remains a mystery
The Herald News / Posted 5 days ago
Sam Sutter. It was prepared by William McCauley and Patrick Bomberg, two veteran prosecutors. They reported that the state Department of Conservation and Recreation failed, repeatedly, to act responsibly. Employees, repeatedly, failed to fulfill... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Ousted DEP chief, ex-city mayor takes job at Pennpathways to a low-pollution, high-growth, zero carbon future.” Quigley, a form
Ousted DEP chief, ex-city mayor takes job at Penn
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
pathways to a low-pollution, high-growth, zero carbon future.” Quigley, a former mayor of Hazleton, was secretary of the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources in the Rendell administration and a consultant for PennFuture before he... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Bernie Sanders Says He'll Vote for ClintonLaunch Probe into Video Showing Waste DumpingOfficials Launch Probe into Video
Bernie Sanders Says He'll Vote for Clinton
KTVN Reno / Posted 5 days ago
Launch Probe into Video Showing Waste DumpingOfficials Launch Probe into Video Showing Waste Dumping The Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources is investigating a video that appears to show employees of a Lyon County... Read more
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Philly.com
Bills would permit commercial development in Pa. state parksof Pennsylvania, Clean Water Action, and the Keystone Trails Association. "Thi
Bills would permit commercial development in Pa. state parks
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
of Pennsylvania, Clean Water Action, and the Keystone Trails Association. "This is one of the biggest attacks on the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources and the state's public lands system in quite some time," said Matthew Stepp,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Former DEP chief Quigley takes job with energy centerpathways to a low-pollution, high-growth, zero carbon future.” Quigley, a form
Former DEP chief Quigley takes job with energy center
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
pathways to a low-pollution, high-growth, zero carbon future.” Quigley, a former mayor of Hazleton, was secretary of the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources in the Rendell administration and a consultant for PennFuture before he... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Diesel spill covers birdlife at Auckland's Lake Pupukewould also be sent out to key groups of lake-users and nearby residents and eng
Diesel spill covers birdlife at Auckland's Lake Pupuke
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
would also be sent out to key groups of lake-users and nearby residents and engagement would be ongoing with the Department of Conservation and Bird and ecology advisors to manage impacts. Based on current evaporation and dispersion... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Officials Launch Probe into Video Showing Waste Dumping(AP) - The Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources is investiga
Officials Launch Probe into Video Showing Waste Dumping
KTVN Reno / Posted 6 days ago
(AP) - The Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources is investigating a video that appears to show employees of a Lyon County foundry dumping some kind of waste onto the ground. Environmental Protection Division Director Leo Drozdoff... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Young people shine as conservation volunteersto volunteer and help protect New Zealand’s natural heritage,” Ms Wagner says.“
Young people shine as conservation volunteers
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
to volunteer and help protect New Zealand’s natural heritage,” Ms Wagner says.“More than 15,000 people participated in Department of Conservation volunteer programmes last year, working the equivalent of about 35,000 work days. “On top of this... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Officials launch probe into video showing waste dumpingYERINGTON, Nev. (AP) - The Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resour
Officials launch probe into video showing waste dumping
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 6 days ago
YERINGTON, Nev. (AP) - The Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources is investigating a video that appears to show employees of a Lyon County foundry dumping some kind of waste onto the ground. Environmental Protection Division... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Officials launch probe into video showing waste dumpingYERINGTON, Nev. (AP) - The Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resour
Officials launch probe into video showing waste dumping
KTVN Reno / Posted 6 days ago
YERINGTON, Nev. (AP) - The Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources is investigating a video that appears to show employees of a Lyon County foundry dumping some kind of waste onto the ground. Environmental Protection Division... Read more
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