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examiner.com
Key 2016 LGBT electionsfundraiser with Grassroots Campaigns. My campaigns have included; Southern Pove
Key 2016 LGBT elections
examiner.com / Posted 5 hours ago
fundraiser with Grassroots Campaigns. My campaigns have included; Southern Poverty Law Center (Marriage Equality), Nature Conservancy (Northern Sierra Project, Sacramento River Restoration), and the ACLU (Workplace Protections). With HRC I... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Local tree planting honors Arbor DayThere were volunteers from the Juniata Watershed Alliance, Juniata County Conse
Local tree planting honors Arbor Day
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 8 hours ago
There were volunteers from the Juniata Watershed Alliance, Juniata County Conservation District Board of Directors and Staff, DCNR Bureau of Forestry, The Nature Conservancy, The Chesapeake Bay Foundation, and the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Travel the Carolinas: Day Trippersto explore up close. But even inexperienced hikers can visit the Green Swamp Pr
Travel the Carolinas: Day Trippers
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 11 hours ago
to explore up close. But even inexperienced hikers can visit the Green Swamp Preserve in Brunswick County. Managed by The Nature Conservancy and N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission, the preserve and game lands features thousands of acres of... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
Suffolk Closeup: A water pollution solutionof the East End, Kevin McDonald, chair of the Peconic Estuary Program Citizens
Suffolk Closeup: A water pollution solution
The Suffolk Times / Posted 20 hours ago
of the East End, Kevin McDonald, chair of the Peconic Estuary Program Citizens Advisory Committee and an official with The Nature Conservancy said the Peconic Bay system has also been hurt badly by nitrogen discharges. “While lawn care fertilizers... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Suffolk Closeup: A water pollution solutionof the East End, Kevin McDonald, chair of the Peconic Estuary Program Citizens
Suffolk Closeup: A water pollution solution
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 20 hours ago
of the East End, Kevin McDonald, chair of the Peconic Estuary Program Citizens Advisory Committee and an official with The Nature Conservancy said the Peconic Bay system has also been hurt badly by nitrogen discharges. “While lawn care fertilizers... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Fate of Arizona's only free-flowing river now in judges' handsHuachuca, an Army base, has cut its pumping by two-thirds and spent millions of
Fate of Arizona's only free-flowing river now in judges' hands
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
Huachuca, an Army base, has cut its pumping by two-thirds and spent millions of dollars helping groups such as the Nature Conservancy recharge water into the aquifer, whose springs sustain the river. The real-estate development would use... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
SWCD awards clean water grantsby an interagency team that included Minnesota Department of Natural Resources,
SWCD awards clean water grants
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted yesterday
by an interagency team that included Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, University of Minnesota Extension, The Nature Conservancy, Mississippi Headwaters Board and Crow Wing SWCD. Grantees awarded are the following: • Agate Lake... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Handle with careFrancis, area co-ordinator the Orillia Ontario Reptile and Amphibian Atlas, who
Handle with care
Barrie Examiner / Posted yesterday
Francis, area co-ordinator the Orillia Ontario Reptile and Amphibian Atlas, who is also a conservation biologist with the Nature Conservancy of Canada. The atlas is a citizen-science program that tracks trends of the creatures across the province... Read more
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Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin
Handle with careFrancis, area co-ordinator the Orillia Ontario Reptile and Amphibian Atlas, who
Handle with care
Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Francis, area co-ordinator the Orillia Ontario Reptile and Amphibian Atlas, who is also a conservation biologist with the Nature Conservancy of Canada. The atlas is a citizen-science program that tracks trends of the creatures across the province... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Handle with careFrancis, area co-ordinator the Orillia Ontario Reptile and Amphibian Atlas, who
Handle with care
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted yesterday
Francis, area co-ordinator the Orillia Ontario Reptile and Amphibian Atlas, who is also a conservation biologist with the Nature Conservancy of Canada. The atlas is a citizen-science program that tracks trends of the creatures across the province... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Prince William and Kate’s wedding anniversary: 5 gifts for the couplewith the armed forces, conservation and young people? With this in mind, makin
Prince William and Kate’s wedding anniversary: 5 gifts for the couple
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
with the armed forces, conservation and young people? With this in mind, making a donation to a Canadian charity, like the Nature Conservancy of Canada seems like a fit. Visit Nature Conservancy of Canada for more information about how you can get... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Crist announces scaled-back deal to buy U.S. Sugar landthe governor's vision of restoring water flow from Lake Okeechobee to the Everg
Crist announces scaled-back deal to buy U.S. Sugar land
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
the governor's vision of restoring water flow from Lake Okeechobee to the Everglades," said Janet Bowman, of the Nature Conservancy. Critics, however, still contend the new deal will take money away from other long-stalled Everglades... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Volunteers sought for Juniper Hills Preserve work partywork party | News - Home POSTED: 10:27 PM PDT April 27, 2016 The Nature Con
Volunteers sought for Juniper Hills Preserve work party
KTVZ Bend / Posted 2 days ago
work party | News - Home POSTED: 10:27 PM PDT April 27, 2016 The Nature Conservancy invites anyone interested in maintaining Juniper Hills Preserve to participate in an overnight volunteer... Read more
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Spencer Daily Reporter
Guest CommentaryPheasants Forever, Ducks Unlimited, Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation, Iowa Asso
Guest Commentary
Spencer Daily Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
Pheasants Forever, Ducks Unlimited, Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation, Iowa Association of County Conservation Boards, The Nature Conservancy, Iowa Conservation Alliance, Iowa Soybean Association and the Iowa Corn Growers plus many many... Read more
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The Free Press
Angus King joins climate change panelof the panel included U.S. Senator Angus King, Dr. Andrew Deutz, Director of In
Angus King joins climate change panel
The Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
of the panel included U.S. Senator Angus King, Dr. Andrew Deutz, Director of International Government Relations for the Nature Conservancy, and Executive Director of Efficiency Maine, Michael Stoddard. Introducing the panel, Director of the... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Groups want wild Boreasbicycles and horse-drawn wagons on part of the network of logging roads in the
Groups want wild Boreas
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 3 days ago
bicycles and horse-drawn wagons on part of the network of logging roads in the 20,758-acre tract purchased from The Nature Conservancy this month. "We're working on a well-balanced plan that will include both wilderness and wild forest,"... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Watershed issues shineSpecialist, Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs; Val Deziel
Watershed issues shine
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 4 days ago
Specialist, Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs; Val Deziel, Assistant Conservation Biologist, Nature Conservancy of Canada; David Bree, Sr. Natural Heritage Education Leader, Presqu’ile Provincial Park; Arlene Dart,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
After Emerald ash borer scourge, campaign under way to replant lost treescomes down to a network of 13 lead partners — including the arboretum, the Fore
After Emerald ash borer scourge, campaign under way to replant lost trees
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
comes down to a network of 13 lead partners — including the arboretum, the Forest Preserve District of Cook County, The Nature Conservancy, U.S. Forest Service, Openlands and the Landscape Contractors Association. Overall, almost 200 entities... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Wildlife refuge to buy 978 acres for new habitatin nonfederal matching funds for additional projects are the Arkansas Game and
Wildlife refuge to buy 978 acres for new habitat
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
in nonfederal matching funds for additional projects are the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, Ducks Unlimited, The Nature Conservancy, the Canale family and Darby's Warrior Support, Weaver said. The Canale family did an easement of property... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
Fairfield County Conservationists Explain How To Enjoy Outdoors With Dogsopen areas. The organizations include the Aspetuck Land Trust, Redding Land Tru
Fairfield County Conservationists Explain How To Enjoy Outdoors With Dogs
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 6 days ago
open areas. The organizations include the Aspetuck Land Trust, Redding Land Trust, Wilton Land Conservation Trust, and the Nature Conservancy. “While we encourage people to get outside and connect with nature at our conserved open space areas we... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Greenwich
Fairfield County Conservationists Explain How To Enjoy Outdoors With Dogsopen areas. The organizations include the Aspetuck Land Trust, Redding Land Tru
Fairfield County Conservationists Explain How To Enjoy Outdoors With Dogs
The Daily Voice - Greenwich / Posted 6 days ago
open areas. The organizations include the Aspetuck Land Trust, Redding Land Trust, Wilton Land Conservation Trust, and the Nature Conservancy. “While we encourage people to get outside and connect with nature at our conserved open space areas we... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Migration Rally taking late registrationscrafts, demonstrations and games. Then continue on a drive through Cheyenne Bot
Migration Rally taking late registrations
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
crafts, demonstrations and games. Then continue on a drive through Cheyenne Bottoms with two stops. Rob Penner from The Nature Conservancy will be at the first stop to talk about shorebirds. Last week he estimated there were 150,000 birds of... Read more
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Salon.com
They dumbed down conservatism: How extreme right-wing market fundamentalism captured the GOP — and endangered the environmentand competitiveness. Happily, many Americans seem to understand this. In a 201
They dumbed down conservatism: How extreme right-wing market fundamentalism captured the GOP — and endangered the environment
Salon.com / Posted 6 days ago
and competitiveness. Happily, many Americans seem to understand this. In a 2012 bipartisan poll commissioned by The Nature Conservancy, voters were twice as likely to say that protections for land, air, water, and wildlife have a positive... Read more
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Daily Press
Earth Day: Foundation shares Bavon Beach project with Mathews studentsand they survive we will have homes for animals and contribute to their habitat
Earth Day: Foundation shares Bavon Beach project with Mathews students
Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
and they survive we will have homes for animals and contribute to their habitat." The foundation has worked with the Nature Conservancy, the Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation, Mathews County officials, VIMS, U.S. Fish and... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Tennessee institute works to save 'underwater rainforest'Southeast's endangered freshwater animals. Though the Duck River has more fish
Tennessee institute works to save 'underwater rainforest'
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
Southeast's endangered freshwater animals. Though the Duck River has more fish species than all of Europe, according to the Nature Conservancy and NatureServe, the future of those creatures is anything but certain. Matt Hamilton, who breeds the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Tennessee Aquarium Conservation Institute in Chattanooga works to save 'underwater rainforest'Southeast's endangered freshwater animals. Though the Duck River has more fish
Tennessee Aquarium Conservation Institute in Chattanooga works to save 'underwater rainforest'
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
Southeast's endangered freshwater animals. Though the Duck River has more fish species than all of Europe, according to the Nature Conservancy and NatureServe, the future of those creatures is anything but certain. Matt Hamilton, who breeds the... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Tennessee institute works to save 'underwater rainforest'Southeast's endangered freshwater animals. Though the Duck River has more fish
Tennessee institute works to save 'underwater rainforest'
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
Southeast's endangered freshwater animals. Though the Duck River has more fish species than all of Europe, according to the Nature Conservancy and NatureServe, the future of those creatures is anything but certain. Matt Hamilton, who breeds the... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Tennessee institute works to save 'underwater rainforest'Southeast's endangered freshwater animals. Though the Duck River has more fish
Tennessee institute works to save 'underwater rainforest'
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 7 days ago
Southeast's endangered freshwater animals. Though the Duck River has more fish species than all of Europe, according to the Nature Conservancy and NatureServe, the future of those creatures is anything but certain. Matt Hamilton, who breeds the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
International Paper awards $55K in grantsFear Resources Conservation & Development was awarded $5,000 to support the Lak
International Paper awards $55K in grants
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
Fear Resources Conservation & Development was awarded $5,000 to support the Lake Waccamaw Trail Project. The Nature Conservancy received $1,800 to create a Green Swamp visitor brochure. N.C. Coastal Land Trust was awarded $1,500 to... Read more
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BC Local News
Local wildlife loving the Luxor Linkagewide-ranging animals that use it thanks to the creation of a new conservation a
Local wildlife loving the Luxor Linkage
BC Local News / Posted 7 days ago
wide-ranging animals that use it thanks to the creation of a new conservation area located north of Edgewater, BC. The Nature Conservancy of Canada has acquired a 630-acre (255-hectare) private property that once operated as a Christmas tree... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
$30,000 in grants given by Virginia Natural Gasmore than 290,000 in the southeastern Virginia region alone. The organizations
$30,000 in grants given by Virginia Natural Gas
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 7 days ago
more than 290,000 in the southeastern Virginia region alone. The organizations included in this initiative are : The Nature Conservancy – $20,000 • Continuing its support of efforts to restore globally rare longleaf pines in southeastern... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Why we need to swap the hot desk for the green desktechnology at our fingertips, the ability to “green desk” is now easier than ev
Why we need to swap the hot desk for the green desk
Daily Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
technology at our fingertips, the ability to “green desk” is now easier than ever says Rich Gilmore, director of The Nature Conservancy Australia. WHEN was the last time you spent time in the great outdoors? Remember how good it felt? Most... Read more
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SaukValley.com
A burning love of nature at Sauktypically reserved for October through mid-April, creating a sense of urgency t
A burning love of nature at Sauk
SaukValley.com / Posted 8 days ago
typically reserved for October through mid-April, creating a sense of urgency to get in Wednesday's burn. Groups such as Nature Conservancy say at least 231,000 of the state’s million-plus acres of natural areas should be burned annually, but... Read more
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The News & Observer
Hyde County wildfire grows; US 264 still closedCommission gamelands, the Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge and property
Hyde County wildfire grows; US 264 still closed
The News & Observer / Posted 8 days ago
Commission gamelands, the Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge and property owned by the U.S. Air Force and The Nature Conservancy, according to the N.C. Forest Service. The fire has forced the closure of U.S. 264 between Englehard and... Read more
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examiner.com
Symphony in the Flint Hills brings Kansas tallgrass alive with wind-swept musicHills is both fundraiser and educational festival to benefit prairie conservati
Symphony in the Flint Hills brings Kansas tallgrass alive with wind-swept music
examiner.com / Posted 8 days ago
Hills is both fundraiser and educational festival to benefit prairie conservation. The local organization partners with the Nature Conservancy and the National Park Service, which is celebrating its 100th anniversary in 2016. Weeks of special... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Water worldthe mainstream view is around 3 feet,” said Strauss. “It could be more.” Lily
Water world
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
the mainstream view is around 3 feet,” said Strauss. “It could be more.” Lily Verdone, coastal project director for The Nature Conservancy, California chapter, pointed out the danger that sea-level rise poses to some areas of Ventura County. She... Read more
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Denver Post
Senate overwhelmingly passes bipartisan energy billcontentious House bill. The barrage of responses praising the bill's passage —
Senate overwhelmingly passes bipartisan energy bill
Denver Post / Posted 9 days ago
contentious House bill. The barrage of responses praising the bill's passage — from the Alliance to Save Energy, the Nature Conservancy, and the solar industry to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the Edison Electric Institute — signaled a... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Earth Day events in Owen SoundCountry: An Ecological History,” which won an Ontario Historical Society award.
Earth Day events in Owen Sound
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 9 days ago
Country: An Ecological History,” which won an Ontario Historical Society award. He's science advisor emeritus with the Nature Conservancy of Canada and co-founder of he Partnership for Public Lands, which led the campaign that that added six... Read more
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PhysOrg
Computers play a crucial role in preserving the Earth$10 million Expeditions in Computing award. The network includes a diverse rang
Computers play a crucial role in preserving the Earth
PhysOrg / Posted 9 days ago
$10 million Expeditions in Computing award. The network includes a diverse range of new and continuing partners, from the Nature Conservancy to the Trans-African Hydro-Meteorological Observatory to the National Institute of Standards and... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Frolic to celebrate the Venus' flytrap, which remains under threatcollect them know what they are doing -- they pry them out of the ground,” said
Frolic to celebrate the Venus' flytrap, which remains under threat
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 9 days ago
collect them know what they are doing -- they pry them out of the ground,” said Dan Ryan of the Wilmington office of the Nature Conservancy. The late Stanley Rehder, who discovered and nurtured the flytrap reserve which now bears his name, long... Read more
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The Norwich Gazette
Norfolk farm leaders get their dueand regulate the cutting of forest trees. In 1937, he purchased 132 acres of fo
Norfolk farm leaders get their due
The Norwich Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
and regulate the cutting of forest trees. In 1937, he purchased 132 acres of forest in Norfolk, which was acquired by the Nature Conservancy of Canada in 2008. Tom Landon represented his grandfather at Sunday's event. Harry Barrett, who was one... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Disney announces nature funding initiativesthe National Park Foundation, the National Recreation and Park Association, the
Disney announces nature funding initiatives
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
the National Park Foundation, the National Recreation and Park Association, the National Wildlife Federation and The Nature Conservancy. The Disney Conservation Fund was established in 1995. Supported by Disney and guest purchases and... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
East Hampton Housing Authority Says Amagansett School District Has Resources To Support Affordable Housing Project - Amagansettlive in the hamlet part time. “I am against this development and feel that the
East Hampton Housing Authority Says Amagansett School District Has Resources To Support Affordable Housing Project - Amagansett
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 10 days ago
live in the hamlet part time. “I am against this development and feel that the town should purchase this property for The Nature Conservancy or for green space,” wrote Marci Weber of Miami, Florida. “The character of Amagansett is being... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Here’s How To Get Cleaner Water For 700 Million Peoplebillion a year on water infrastructure, and watershed areas are a crucial part
Here’s How To Get Cleaner Water For 700 Million People
The Huffington Post / Posted 11 days ago
billion a year on water infrastructure, and watershed areas are a crucial part of that investment, a new report from The Nature Conservancy highlights. On average, forests make up just 40 percent of urban watersheds, with 30 percent of the area... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tanzanian Wins Global Recognition for Protecting Natural Environmentpeoples have a longstanding antagonistic relationship with conservation. Alpho
Tanzanian Wins Global Recognition for Protecting Natural Environment
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
peoples have a longstanding antagonistic relationship with conservation. Alphonce Mallya, Conservation Coordinator at The Nature Conservancy (TNC)-Tanzania: "When I go out into the villages, if I find it hard to explain where I'm coming from and... Read more
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Quartz
China’s housing boom has destroyed its biggest cities’ drinking waterhundreds of millions of people, a recent report finds. The China Urban Water B
China’s housing boom has destroyed its biggest cities’ drinking water
Quartz / Posted 11 days ago
hundreds of millions of people, a recent report finds. The China Urban Water Blueprint, published Monday (Apr. 18) by The Nature Conservancy, analyzed the 135 surface water sources tapped by China’s 30 largest, fastest-growing cities, including... Read more
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University of Sydney News
Reducing stress at work is a walk in the parkslightly as your pace speeds up with the excitement of tossing around ideas as
Reducing stress at work is a walk in the park
University of Sydney News / Posted 11 days ago
slightly as your pace speeds up with the excitement of tossing around ideas as you walk among the trees. This is how the Nature Conservancy envisages you may spend an hour of your working week this week. April 18-24 is Work with Nature Week, a... Read more
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Delhi News Record
Norfolk farm leaders get their dueand regulate the cutting of forest trees. In 1937, he purchased 132 acres of fo
Norfolk farm leaders get their due
Delhi News Record / Posted 11 days ago
and regulate the cutting of forest trees. In 1937, he purchased 132 acres of forest in Norfolk, which was acquired by the Nature Conservancy of Canada in 2008. Tom Landon represented his grandfather at Sunday's event. Harry Barrett, who was one... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Norfolk farm leaders get their dueand regulate the cutting of forest trees. In 1937, he purchased 132 acres of fo
Norfolk farm leaders get their due
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 11 days ago
and regulate the cutting of forest trees. In 1937, he purchased 132 acres of forest in Norfolk, which was acquired by the Nature Conservancy of Canada in 2008. Tom Landon represented his grandfather at Sunday's event. Harry Barrett, who was one... Read more
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Washington City Paper
Rappahannock Oyster Company Helps Revive Chesapeake Scallops Wiped Out in 1933Croxton, Travis' cousin and business partner, first learned about the Chesapeak
Rappahannock Oyster Company Helps Revive Chesapeake Scallops Wiped Out in 1933
Washington City Paper / Posted 11 days ago
Croxton, Travis' cousin and business partner, first learned about the Chesapeake scallops while reading an article from the Nature Conservancy about eel grass. "We never knew [about] this, so it piqued our interest completely," Travis Croxton says.... Read more
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