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Brandon Sun
A look at some oyster restoration programs around the USlocal government and volunteer projects. WASHINGTON: Restoration projects in P
A look at some oyster restoration programs around the US
Brandon Sun / Posted 22 hours ago
local government and volunteer projects. WASHINGTON: Restoration projects in Puget Sound and Port Susan and Woodward bays; local restoration project in Olympia. Sources: The Nature Conservancy; Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Law Center; AP res... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
A look at some oyster restoration programs around the USlocal government and volunteer projects. WASHINGTON: Restoration projects in P
A look at some oyster restoration programs around the US
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 23 hours ago
local government and volunteer projects. WASHINGTON: Restoration projects in Puget Sound and Port Susan and Woodward bays; local restoration project in Olympia. Sources: The Nature Conservancy; Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Law Center; AP res... Read more
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Salon.com
A look at some oyster restoration programs around the USlocal government and volunteer projects. WASHINGTON: Restoration projects in P
A look at some oyster restoration programs around the US
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
local government and volunteer projects. WASHINGTON: Restoration projects in Puget Sound and Port Susan and Woodward bays; local restoration project in Olympia. Sources: The Nature Conservancy; Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Law Center; AP res... Read more
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The Maui News
When summer break ends, ties to nature don’t have toare more enticing if their peers go too. For parents looking for places to go
When summer break ends, ties to nature don’t have to
The Maui News / Posted yesterday
are more enticing if their peers go too. For parents looking for places to go as a family, Nature Rocks, a program of the Nature Conservancy, has a website where you plug in your location and the weather, and it will list ideas. The Children and... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Sausalito hillside home project remains hotly debatedcourt ruling against the plan, Marin supervisors said they would no longer supp
Sausalito hillside home project remains hotly debated
Marin Independent Journal / Posted yesterday
court ruling against the plan, Marin supervisors said they would no longer support Marincello. Gulf Oil dropped its backing by 1970. Eventually the land was sold to the Nature Conservancy and it became part of the Golden Gate National Recreation Ar... Read more
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The Maui News
Missing hiker on Molokai found safethe missing person's call at about 7:19 p.m. Firefighters and police began sea
Missing hiker on Molokai found safe
The Maui News / Posted 2 days ago
the missing person's call at about 7:19 p.m. Firefighters and police began searching Molokai Forest Reserve Road and The Nature Conservancy boardwalk in Waikolu Valley on Wednesday night, Taomoto said. They found the man's bicycle chained to a... Read more
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The Maui News
County/In Briefthe missing person's call at about 7:19 p.m. Firefighters and police began sea
County/In Brief
The Maui News / Posted 2 days ago
the missing person's call at about 7:19 p.m. Firefighters and police began searching Molokai Forest Reserve Road and The Nature Conservancy boardwalk in Waikolu Valley on Wednesday night, Taomoto said. They found the man's bicycle chained to a... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
First Bison Bash set at Cross Ranch State Park near Henslerhappening. The Bison Bash on Friday and Saturday is a collaboration of the sta
First Bison Bash set at Cross Ranch State Park near Hensler
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 3 days ago
happening. The Bison Bash on Friday and Saturday is a collaboration of the state Parks and Recreation Department and The Nature Conservancy of North Dakota. The weekend will include a bison orientation session, hikes in the Cross Ranch Nature... Read more
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The Mercury News
Channel Islands: Adventurous daytripping in California's own Galapagosthat once supplied wool to Civil War soldiers, as well as from more modern graz
Channel Islands: Adventurous daytripping in California's own Galapagos
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
that once supplied wool to Civil War soldiers, as well as from more modern grazing ventures. The National Park Service and Nature Conservancy are working to restore the Channel Islands to the topography of the distant past, when Island Chumash... Read more
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Delhi News Record
Backus added to biosphere reserveprogram, Bird Studies Canada, the Long Point Region Conservation Authority, the
Backus added to biosphere reserve
Delhi News Record / Posted 4 days ago
program, Bird Studies Canada, the Long Point Region Conservation Authority, the Ministry of Natural Resources, and the Nature Conservancy of Canada, owner of the Backus Woods. "It's an elite designation," Craig said this week. "It really puts... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Backus added to biosphere reserveprogram, Bird Studies Canada, the Long Point Region Conservation Authority, the
Backus added to biosphere reserve
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 4 days ago
program, Bird Studies Canada, the Long Point Region Conservation Authority, the Ministry of Natural Resources, and the Nature Conservancy of Canada, owner of the Backus Woods. "It's an elite designation," Craig said this week. "It really puts... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Workshop To Address Tennessee's Growing Need For Firewood Producerswas passed in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park in 2015,” said Trish John
Workshop To Address Tennessee's Growing Need For Firewood Producers
The Chattanoogan / Posted 4 days ago
was passed in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park in 2015,” said Trish Johnson, Director of Forest Conservation for The Nature Conservancy in Tennessee. “As public agencies are continuing to move towards protection of forests through firewood... Read more
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Fairport - East Rochester Post
Gillibrand and Slaughter announce fish and wildlife prevention act50,000 nonnative invasive species have been introduced to the U.S., costing ove
Gillibrand and Slaughter announce fish and wildlife prevention act
Fairport - East Rochester Post / Posted 4 days ago
50,000 nonnative invasive species have been introduced to the U.S., costing over $100 billion annually,” said Jim Howe, the Nature Conservancy chapter director. “The Invasive Fish and Wildlife Prevention Act is a critical step in preventing harmful... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Tire-filled northern Colorado ranch to get up $500K cleanupthe 1970s with the idea of having them serve as protection against erosion from
Tire-filled northern Colorado ranch to get up $500K cleanup
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 4 days ago
the 1970s with the idea of having them serve as protection against erosion from irrigation runoff. But Sallie Ross with The Nature Conservancy says the tires do the exact opposite by preventing the growth of native plants. Ranch manager Zach Thode... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Tire-filled northern Colorado ranch to get up $500K cleanupthe 1970s with the idea of having them serve as protection against erosion from
Tire-filled northern Colorado ranch to get up $500K cleanup
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 5 days ago
the 1970s with the idea of having them serve as protection against erosion from irrigation runoff. But Sallie Ross with The Nature Conservancy says the tires do the exact opposite by preventing the growth of native plants. Ranch manager Zach Thode... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Tupper board hopes to bid on invasive programof knotweed since 2008 and was recently awarded the Adirondack Conservation Her
Tupper board hopes to bid on invasive program
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 5 days ago
of knotweed since 2008 and was recently awarded the Adirondack Conservation Hero award from the Adirondack Chapter of The Nature Conservancy. The group treated approximately 250 sites across New York state in 2015. After discussion, the board... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Government buying land from The Nature Conservancy for Sand Dunes National ParkGreat Sand Dunes National Park in southwestern Colorado. The Denver Post repor
Government buying land from The Nature Conservancy for Sand Dunes National Park
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 6 days ago
Great Sand Dunes National Park in southwestern Colorado. The Denver Post reports officials have begun negotiating with The Nature Conservancy, which owns the property. The land borders the park on three sides and includes a bison herd, meadows and... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Great Sand Dunes National Park could expandwith plans to buy 12,518 acres, to be added to the park in southwestern Colorad
Great Sand Dunes National Park could expand
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 6 days ago
with plans to buy 12,518 acres, to be added to the park in southwestern Colorado. It's currently negotiating with The Nature Conservancy, which owns the property. More than $6.8 million has already been approved in the deal. The national park... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Great Sand Dunes seeks missing puzzle pieceon three sides by the park that includes a bison herd, meadows and wetland area
Great Sand Dunes seeks missing puzzle piece
Summit Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
on three sides by the park that includes a bison herd, meadows and wetland areas. The Medano Zapata Ranch is owned by the nonprofit The Nature Conservancy, which has previously helped the federal government acquire land that is now part of the p... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Workplace Discrimination: $64 Billion in Lost Revenue, or is it More Like $2 Trillion?takes an unorthodox approach towards eradicating bias and discrimination in the
Workplace Discrimination: $64 Billion in Lost Revenue, or is it More Like $2 Trillion?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
takes an unorthodox approach towards eradicating bias and discrimination in the workplace. Their client list includes The Nature Conservancy, NASA, Mass Mutual, Applied Materials, Inc., and many more. The majority of C-level executives are white... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Shasta Cascade’s top rivers, lakes and waterfallsseries of three waterfalls, and downstream, the blue-ribbon fly fishing section
Shasta Cascade’s top rivers, lakes and waterfalls
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
series of three waterfalls, and downstream, the blue-ribbon fly fishing section of the McCloud River managed by the Nature Conservancy. The county’s population is 9,686, not even 25 percent of the average number of tickets sold for a Giants... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Prowl the Sproul set for last weekend of JulyTrails Association. There will be a ribbon cutting ceremony for the new trail
Prowl the Sproul set for last weekend of July
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
Trails Association. There will be a ribbon cutting ceremony for the new trail at 10 a.m. July 29, co-hosted by the Nature Conservancy, and 20 interested hikers will begin a three day "slackpack" of the new section that morning, Baxby... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
Hawks, owls, kestrels and more at DeVries Nature Conservancy | July 17, 2016OWOSSO – Rehabilitator Joe Rogers will be bringing Michigan’s Birds of Prey to
Hawks, owls, kestrels and more at DeVries Nature Conservancy | July 17, 2016
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 8 days ago
OWOSSO – Rehabilitator Joe Rogers will be bringing Michigan’s Birds of Prey to the DeVries Nature Conservancy on Thursday, June 21. Rogers, known throughout Michigan as “The Bird Man,” will be bringing some of his collection of 20 live,... Read more
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Brandon Sun
NCC, Google team up at 2 Westman sitesNature Conservancy of Canada’s Christine Chilton and Luc Thomas help Jean Rosse
NCC, Google team up at 2 Westman sites
Brandon Sun / Posted 9 days ago
Nature Conservancy of Canada’s Christine Chilton and Luc Thomas help Jean Rosset with the 50-pound Google Earth mapping and camera system at the historic Fort Ellice site. Two of Manitoba’s most valued natural areas are hosting hikers with an... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Concerns grow as GE identifies three potential sites for PCB dumpsis urging consideration of "nanotechnology," an alternative approach to river r
Concerns grow as GE identifies three potential sites for PCB dumps
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 10 days ago
is urging consideration of "nanotechnology," an alternative approach to river restoration as suggested in an article by Nature Conservancy science writer Cara Byington. Archey told board members that it's worth exploring "whether that process,... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Snyder names Heidi Grether new director of Michigan DEQboth from MSU. She is a member of many environmental advocacy organizations, in
Snyder names Heidi Grether new director of Michigan DEQ
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 10 days ago
both from MSU. She is a member of many environmental advocacy organizations, including the Michigan Nature Association, the Nature Conservancy and the American Bird Conservancy. Flint's drinking water became contaminated with lead in April 2014,... Read more
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MLive.com
Gov. Rick Snyder appoints former oil exec to head DEQ after Flint crisisEconomics and Policy, both from Michigan State University. She also belongs to
Gov. Rick Snyder appoints former oil exec to head DEQ after Flint crisis
MLive.com / Posted 10 days ago
Economics and Policy, both from Michigan State University. She also belongs to the Michigan Nature Association, the Nature Conservancy and the American Bird Conservancy, according to a press release from the governor's office. Snyder... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Snyder names Heidi Grether new director of Michigan DEQboth from MSU. She is a member of many environmental advocacy organizations, in
Snyder names Heidi Grether new director of Michigan DEQ
Detroit Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
both from MSU. She is a member of many environmental advocacy organizations, including the Michigan Nature Association, the Nature Conservancy and the American Bird Conservancy. Flint's drinking water became contaminated with lead in April 2014,... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - Happeningswww.facebook.com/RedbirdsVision. SANTA CLARA RIVER DAY NATURE WALK AND PICNIC
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - Happenings
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 11 days ago
www.facebook.com/RedbirdsVision. SANTA CLARA RIVER DAY NATURE WALK AND PICNIC 1 p.m. Join the Santa Paula Alliance and Nature Conservancy for a day at the river. For more information, location and to RSVP, email... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Brown calls on Bruce Babbitt, as time runs short for water fixin Southern California. One of Babbitt’s chief aides at Interior was Jay Ziegle
Brown calls on Bruce Babbitt, as time runs short for water fix
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 11 days ago
in Southern California. One of Babbitt’s chief aides at Interior was Jay Ziegler. Now, Ziegler is policy director for The Nature Conservancy, one of the most influential environmentalist groups on water issues. In the Clinton years, Babbitt’s... Read more
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Mount Shasta Area Newspapers
Carol Medranoamazement of nature compelled her to join two hiking clubs, the Wanderers and t
Carol Medrano
Mount Shasta Area Newspapers / Posted 11 days ago
amazement of nature compelled her to join two hiking clubs, the Wanderers and the Meanders, and support the Audubon and Nature Conservancy Organizations. Carol's other passions and interests included Book Club, the Audubon Annual Bird Count,... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Sewage plant battle, round 2effects of development. Property owners are concerned not only about what will
Sewage plant battle, round 2
Arkansas Times / Posted 11 days ago
effects of development. Property owners are concerned not only about what will be dumped into the creek, which The Nature Conservancy described as a "high quality stream" in an assessment for the county waste management district, but how... Read more
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Deseret News
Bears Ears controversy ramps up with Jewell's visit, Bishop's planned legislationThe footprint also includes the Mancos Wilderness Area. The divided conservati
Bears Ears controversy ramps up with Jewell's visit, Bishop's planned legislation
Deseret News / Posted 12 days ago
The footprint also includes the Mancos Wilderness Area. The divided conservation area model came at the request of The Nature Conservancy, which owns the 5,200-acre working Dugout Ranch that is also home to scientific research and ancestral... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
'Let nature be your guide'hickory, plum, and cherry trees as well as grasses. A trail runs through the 4
'Let nature be your guide'
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 12 days ago
hickory, plum, and cherry trees as well as grasses. A trail runs through the 400-acre field – now owned and managed by the Nature Conservancy of Canada, the organization that is amassing huge chunks of land in Norfolk County and returning them to... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
2 more homes confirmed destroyed by 606-acre Cold Springs Fireany unnecessary risks to protect your house because it's not worth it," said Ja
2 more homes confirmed destroyed by 606-acre Cold Springs Fire
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 13 days ago
any unnecessary risks to protect your house because it's not worth it," said Jason Lawhon, Colorado fire manager for The Nature Conservancy. "That's our big thing — just get out and clear the way for firefighters and hope that they make good... Read more
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Business Wire
InsideNGO Announces the Publication of Amplify Impact Investing: The INGO Value Proposition for Impact Investing **Report Shows an Emerging Trend in Financing of Development Sector**Center in Washington DC. Presenting the findings of the report will be leaders
InsideNGO Announces the Publication of Amplify Impact Investing: The INGO Value Proposition for Impact Investing **Report Shows an Emerging Trend in Financing of Development Sector**
Business Wire / Posted 13 days ago
Center in Washington DC. Presenting the findings of the report will be leaders from Pact, Mercy Corps, GOAL, and The Nature Conservancy. InsideNGO is a membership association of 330 international non-governmental organizations and sector... Read more
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ajc.com
Enchanting run through Colorado’s ‘cradle’on some cattle right beside the highway. This 103,000-acre spread is both a Nat
Enchanting run through Colorado’s ‘cradle’
ajc.com / Posted 14 days ago
on some cattle right beside the highway. This 103,000-acre spread is both a National Historic Site and a property of the Nature Conservancy. It remains a working ranch but offers 15 guest rooms in three different buildings, including the main... Read more
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The Financial Express
Facebook’s new feature to help charities raise money onlinepart of the initial rollout on Thursday, fundraiser creators can choose from ne
Facebook’s new feature to help charities raise money online
The Financial Express / Posted 15 days ago
part of the initial rollout on Thursday, fundraiser creators can choose from nearly 100 charities, such as the Nature Conservancy, Alzheimer’s Association and Oxfam. “Before we actually disburse funds to them, depending on how much... Read more
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Business Standard India
Facebook's new feature to help charities raise money onlinepart of the initial rollout on Thursday, fundraiser creators can choose from ne
Facebook's new feature to help charities raise money online
Business Standard India / Posted 15 days ago
part of the initial rollout on Thursday, fundraiser creators can choose from nearly 100 charities, such as the Nature Conservancy, Alzheimer's Association and Oxfam. "Before we actually disburse funds to them, depending on how much... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
REI online orders will ship faster with new Goodyear warehouseconstruction, but also partnered with environmental groups to protect watershed
REI online orders will ship faster with new Goodyear warehouse
The Arizona Republic / Posted 15 days ago
construction, but also partnered with environmental groups to protect watersheds in Arizona. Working with the Arizona Nature Conservancy and the Bonneville Environmental Foundation, REI will support a restoration project in the Verde Valley... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Neighbors gear up to oppose Nowlin Creek sewer planteffects of development. Property owners are concerned not only about what will
Neighbors gear up to oppose Nowlin Creek sewer plant
Arkansas Times / Posted 16 days ago
effects of development. Property owners are concerned not only about what will be dumped into the creek, which The Nature Conservancy described as a "high quality stream" in an assessment for the county waste management district, but how... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Tennessee's Revised State Wildlife Action Plan Receives Federal Approvala nearly two year-long collaborative and strategic effort led by the Tennessee
Tennessee's Revised State Wildlife Action Plan Receives Federal Approval
The Chattanoogan / Posted 16 days ago
a nearly two year-long collaborative and strategic effort led by the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency (TWRA) and The Nature Conservancy (TNC) to obtain input from a wide variety of conservation groups, federal, state and municipal agencies,... Read more
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Arkansas Business
USDA Awards $14.6M for Arkansas Wetlands RestorationThe Arkansas project intends to improve water quality and restore forested wetl
USDA Awards $14.6M for Arkansas Wetlands Restoration
Arkansas Business / Posted 16 days ago
The Arkansas project intends to improve water quality and restore forested wetlands in the Cache River watershed. The Nature Conservancy is the lead partner in the project. The Wetland Reserve Enhancement Partnership was authorized by the... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Ravaged woodlandsThe result, in 2010, was a forest management agreement between the forest servi
Ravaged woodlands
Namibia Economist / Posted 16 days ago
The result, in 2010, was a forest management agreement between the forest service, the city government and two NGOs, the Nature Conservancy and Lomakatsi Restoration Project. This looks like a watershed for the Ashland watershed. The foresters... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Project gets $14.7M from USDAenhancing wetlands. "We have a good area to work in, and demand is high," said
Project gets $14.7M from USDA
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
enhancing wetlands. "We have a good area to work in, and demand is high," said Jason Milks, Delta project manager at the Nature Conservancy in Arkansas. State and private partners -- the Walton Family Foundation, Ducks Unlimited, The Nature... Read more
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Offshore Magazine
GLOBAL E&PShell has relinquished rights to offshore exploration permits in Baffin Bay to
GLOBAL E&P
Offshore Magazine / Posted 17 days ago
Shell has relinquished rights to offshore exploration permits in Baffin Bay to the Nature Conservancy of Canada. The 8,625 sq km (3,330 sq mi) of acreage will be incorporated into the new Lancaster Sound Marine Conservation Area. Shell secured the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Four ways to play at Tahoe this summergain approvals for its Epic Discovery installations, which were developed in pa
Four ways to play at Tahoe this summer
The Mercury News / Posted 17 days ago
gain approvals for its Epic Discovery installations, which were developed in partnership with the U.S. Forest Service, the Nature Conservancy and a broad spectrum of other federal, state, local and private groups. "The phrase we like to use is... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Knotweed fighters win awardRegional Inlet Invasive Plant Program received the Adirondack Conservation Hero
Knotweed fighters win award
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 17 days ago
Regional Inlet Invasive Plant Program received the Adirondack Conservation Hero award from the Adirondack Chapter of The Nature Conservancy for its community-based eradication program. RIIPP has been treating knotweed on private property around... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Suspicious man soughtin the back of a black Toyota, which left in an unknown direction. Trail camer
Suspicious man sought
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 18 days ago
in the back of a black Toyota, which left in an unknown direction. Trail camera stolen A trail camera was stolen from the Nature Conservancy of Canada property in South Walsingham over the weekend. Norfolk OPP say the theft occurred between June... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Southern Company and partners award 10 longleaf conservation grantslongleaf on their lands. Partners will reintroduce eastern indigo snakes, a thr
Southern Company and partners award 10 longleaf conservation grants
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 18 days ago
longleaf on their lands. Partners will reintroduce eastern indigo snakes, a threatened species, on lands owned by The Nature Conservancy and monitor progress. The Chattahoochee Fall Line Conservation Partnership (Georgia/Alabama) will... Read more
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