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Rutland Herald
Beyond the treesIt has accomplished hero�s work in bringing awareness of the value of our fores
Beyond the trees
Rutland Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
It has accomplished hero�s work in bringing awareness of the value of our forests for water quality, carbon sequestration, wildlife habitat, a healthy forest economy and many other values. Now, the study committee � with the help of the Roundtable... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Industry: Shale report increases stakes for a BLM lease reviewimportant natural resources that make this such a special place — like roadless
Industry: Shale report increases stakes for a BLM lease review
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 3 hours ago
important natural resources that make this such a special place — like roadless areas, public water supplies, and important wildlife habitat,” Hart said. Jock Jacober, a board member of the Thompson Divide Coalition, said in a statement from that... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Did you know that forests have managers?entire forest ecosystem including biodiversity conservation and management, for
Did you know that forests have managers?
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 19 hours ago
entire forest ecosystem including biodiversity conservation and management, forest dynamics, natural resource management, wildlife habitat management, industrial plantation for timber produce and wood based industries and also issues related to... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
MSU landscape architect honoredfor pollinators. In 2014, the Blue Springs plant was certified as a Wildlife a
MSU landscape architect honored
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 20 hours ago
for pollinators. In 2014, the Blue Springs plant was certified as a Wildlife at Work site, a designation given by the Wildlife Habitat Council. Deemed the model sustainable assembly plant for North American operations, the pollinator gardens... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Could this be your dream job? Suffolk Wildlife Trust begins recruiting for an Ipswich Hedgehog Officera Wildlife Audit conducted earlier this year highlighted the town as an area wi
Could this be your dream job? Suffolk Wildlife Trust begins recruiting for an Ipswich Hedgehog Officer
Ipswich Star / Posted 22 hours ago
a Wildlife Audit conducted earlier this year highlighted the town as an area with a “remarkably rich” and “well connected” wildlife habitat. Successful applicants will establish a street by street network of hedgehog accessible habitats while... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Gas industry 
demands BLM republish draft EIS for Divideresources that make this such a special place — like Thompson Divide, roadless
Gas industry 
demands BLM republish draft EIS for Divide
Aspen Daily News / Posted 23 hours ago
resources that make this such a special place — like Thompson Divide, roadless areas, public water supplies, and important wildlife habitat. “None of this should slow down BLM’s analysis of 65 illegally issued leases” on the White River National... Read more
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Methow Valley News
Court voids county ATV ordinance, closing roads to the vehiclesPolicy Act (SEPA) requires the county to assess potential impacts on the enviro
Court voids county ATV ordinance, closing roads to the vehicles
Methow Valley News / Posted yesterday
Policy Act (SEPA) requires the county to assess potential impacts on the environment, including on water, air quality and wildlife habitat. They ordered county officials to prepare an environmental checklist that includes a complete disclosure and... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Dead Sierra trees a combustible quaqmireis burned. Hanson said he favors leaving the trees that need to be cut down on
Dead Sierra trees a combustible quaqmire
Lake Tahoe News / Posted yesterday
is burned. Hanson said he favors leaving the trees that need to be cut down on the forest floor to naturally decompose as wildlife habitat. He urged Brown to withdraw the emergency declaration, fearing that it would increase logging of dead trees... Read more
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The Morning Call
This dump is for the birds — and the bees, and the butterflies…landfill had such a place, but it does, on a big swath of acreage certified for
This dump is for the birds — and the bees, and the butterflies…
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
landfill had such a place, but it does, on a big swath of acreage certified for conservation since 2007 by the nonprofit Wildlife Habitat Council. The headquarters is a converted garage. There's a small bird blind nearby for observation, and a... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Modernizing coal leasing on public lands boosts Colorado’s economyin such a way that its developers were able to select an appropriate site that
Modernizing coal leasing on public lands boosts Colorado’s economy
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
in such a way that its developers were able to select an appropriate site that minimizes disturbances to sensitive desert wildlife habitat. As we identify how and where to build renewable energy projects on Colorado’s public lands, mimicking... Read more
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The Herald News
Community Preservation Act preserves the past and futuretypical for a city or town to work with multiple partners. Projects such as pro
Community Preservation Act preserves the past and future
The Herald News / Posted 2 days ago
typical for a city or town to work with multiple partners. Projects such as protecting public water supplies, preserving wildlife habitat or maintaining an active working forest or farm, fall under the umbrella of open space, said Gary Clayton,... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Housing woes, development 
highlighted at Squirm NightSpace and Trails Board, saying that he is prepared to collaborate with all othe
Housing woes, development 
highlighted at Squirm Night
Aspen Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Space and Trails Board, saying that he is prepared to collaborate with all other county departments to sustain the vibrant wildlife habitat in the county. He added that OST has helped to protect wild lands as well as public access to federal... Read more
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New Times San Luis Obispo
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CAand state listed species.” The environmental assessment continues: “In an effo
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CA
New Times San Luis Obispo / Posted 3 days ago
and state listed species.” The environmental assessment continues: “In an effort to provide protection and restoration for wildlife habitats and to provide protection and recovery for wildlife species, it is necessary to implement a treatment... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
PRC challenges Bloomingdale's mayor to debateissues, including the spread of the Tilcon quarry. It is our position that incr
PRC challenges Bloomingdale's mayor to debate
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 3 days ago
issues, including the spread of the Tilcon quarry. It is our position that increased flooding, loss of open space and wildlife habitat, a huge drop in nearby property values, violation of their own steep slope ordinance, and failure to agree... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Wildlife advocates concerned about management of Aspen-area public landsas its done in appropriate places at appropriate times. “We have to strike a b
Wildlife advocates concerned about management of Aspen-area public lands
The Aspen Times / Posted 3 days ago
as its done in appropriate places at appropriate times. “We have to strike a balance between recreation and preserving wildlife habitat,” he said. Groves credited Pitkin County Open Space and Trails for working with him to set the closure for... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Housing, open space dominate ‘Squirm Night’them. Poschman also criticized the open space program because it emphasizes “u
Housing, open space dominate ‘Squirm Night’
The Aspen Times / Posted 3 days ago
them. Poschman also criticized the open space program because it emphasizes “urbanization and trails” over protecting wildlife habitat and breeding grounds. Mountain bikers routinely “jump fences” on trails closed for elk calving, which is... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Dead trees raise possibility of firing up new burnersforests. He said he favors leaving the trees that need to be cut down on the fo
Dead trees raise possibility of firing up new burners
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
forests. He said he favors leaving the trees that need to be cut down on the forest floor to naturally decompose as wildlife habitat and urged Brown to withdraw the emergency declaration, fearing that it would increase logging of dead trees... Read more
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Payson Roundup
Ban on cross-country, off-road travel spurs furorby the Forest Service to complete those actions. “Motorized cross-country trav
Ban on cross-country, off-road travel spurs furor
Payson Roundup / Posted 3 days ago
by the Forest Service to complete those actions. “Motorized cross-country travel causes severe damage to watersheds and wildlife habitat,” said Greg Dyson of WildEarth Guardians. “The Tonto was required to close motorized cross-country travel,... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
Centennial Boulevard project would link Fillmore and Fontanero west of I-25feet in diameter, 80 feet deep to create an underground retaining wall. Meanti
Centennial Boulevard project would link Fillmore and Fontanero west of I-25
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 4 days ago
feet in diameter, 80 feet deep to create an underground retaining wall. Meantime, Black is concerned the road will disrupt wildlife habitat and wonders if the road is essential. "We humans need to back off a bit," she says in an email to the Indy.... Read more
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The Morning Call
Important plant buffer accidentally removed from Easton's Delaware River shorekeep pollution and sediment out of the river, it can also prevent flooding by h
Important plant buffer accidentally removed from Easton's Delaware River shore
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
keep pollution and sediment out of the river, it can also prevent flooding by helping absorb excess water before it enters the river, and it serves as a wildlife habitat. The larger the buffer, the more beneficial it is for the water way, she... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Forest Service pushes for fire funding changemechanism isn't changed. Funding for trail maintenance, recreational and campg
Forest Service pushes for fire funding change
The Record Searchlight / Posted 4 days ago
mechanism isn't changed. Funding for trail maintenance, recreational and campground facilities, fisheries management, and wildlife habitat all go begging because the money is transferred to fighting fires. The Forest Service budget for the current... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Forest Service sees bulk of budget going to fight firesmechanism isn't changed. Funding for trail maintenance, recreational and campg
Forest Service sees bulk of budget going to fight fires
Ventura County Star / Posted 4 days ago
mechanism isn't changed. Funding for trail maintenance, recreational and campground facilities, fisheries management, and wildlife habitat all go begging because the money is transferred to fighting fires. The Forest Service budget for the current... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Make time for Coast Careto bind sand onto the beach and stabilise the dunes. Healthy dunes can better p
Make time for Coast Care
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
to bind sand onto the beach and stabilise the dunes. Healthy dunes can better protect our coastal roads, properties and wildlife habitat from wind and wave erosion. It also creates more beach area for people to enjoy,” he said.Mr Greenshields... Read more
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Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal
Local news briefsand the abandonment and storing of vehicles and other equipment. These activiti
Local news briefs
Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal / Posted 4 days ago
and the abandonment and storing of vehicles and other equipment. These activities can cause environmental damage; disrupt wildlife habitat and sensitive plant ecosystems; and create safety and liability concerns. Members of the public are... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Pop festival at Iken rejected over noiseof serious traffic congestion on a narrow village road network, bring the risk
Pop festival at Iken rejected over noise
Ipswich Star / Posted 4 days ago
of serious traffic congestion on a narrow village road network, bring the risk of crime and disorder, and harm a nearby wildlife habitat protected by European legislation. Councillors were told by environmental health officers it was “highly... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Prescribed burn set for Bailey Tract TuesdayFire Rescue District. The purpose of this prescribed burn is to reduce the like
Prescribed burn set for Bailey Tract Tuesday
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 5 days ago
Fire Rescue District. The purpose of this prescribed burn is to reduce the likelihood of catastrophic wildfires and enhance wildlife habitat by reducing the spread of invasive woody vegetation and restoring the natural ecology of the area. Based on... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Letters to the Editor, June 21six watersheds across North Carolina. Buffer protections exist to protect drink
Letters to the Editor, June 21
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
six watersheds across North Carolina. Buffer protections exist to protect drinking water supplies, as well as to provide wildlife habitat. Removal of the rules does not save money, it only accommodates developers who do not value the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Scientists' research on threats to habitat connectivity featured in journalother co-authors contributed to the paper, "Landscape Connectivity Losses Due t
Scientists' research on threats to habitat connectivity featured in journal
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
other co-authors contributed to the paper, "Landscape Connectivity Losses Due to Sea Level Rise and Land Use Change," about wildlife habitat connectivity in the Southeast that has been published in the journal Animal Conservation. By the year 2100,... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Town of Monkton pays to conserve open landworking to sell the farm to a younger farmer, Matt Baldwin, whose family has a
Town of Monkton pays to conserve open land
The Addison County Independent / Posted 5 days ago
working to sell the farm to a younger farmer, Matt Baldwin, whose family has a track record of conserving farmland and wildlife habitat. Baldwin has been leasing some of the Cotas’ acreage and farming it for the past couple of years. The... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Iowans heed call for pollinator habitat developmentmany farming and conservation goals. Whatever the conservation challenge — soil
Iowans heed call for pollinator habitat development
Newton Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
many farming and conservation goals. Whatever the conservation challenge — soil conservation, water quality protection, or wildlife habitat enhancement — CRP is a proven land performance and management solution. The honey bee, monarch butterfly... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
USFS makes plans to upgrade Taylor, Tallac creek areasremoving portions of the Lucky Baldwin Dam to restore connectivity to Fallen Le
USFS makes plans to upgrade Taylor, Tallac creek areas
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 5 days ago
removing portions of the Lucky Baldwin Dam to restore connectivity to Fallen Leaf Lake. The project proposes to improve wildlife habitat by eradicating or controlling aquatic invasive species, protecting Tahoe yellow cress through physical... Read more
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Rolla Daily News
Local forester helps landowners turn green into goldtrees that need to be harvested. This helps Bill achieve his goals of improving
Local forester helps landowners turn green into gold
Rolla Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
trees that need to be harvested. This helps Bill achieve his goals of improving the overall existing timber stand improving wildlife habitat while making some money in the process. A landowner can upgrade the timber stand by removing old or damaged... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
California To Fire Up Burners To Battle Dead Tree Epidemicis burned. Hanson said he favors leaving the trees that need to be cut down on
California To Fire Up Burners To Battle Dead Tree Epidemic
KPBS San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
is burned. Hanson said he favors leaving the trees that need to be cut down on the forest floor to naturally decompose as wildlife habitat. He urged Brown to withdraw the emergency declaration, fearing that it would increase logging of dead trees... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Sierra: 40M dead trees & countingis burned. Hanson said he favors leaving the trees that need to be cut down on
Sierra: 40M dead trees & counting
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
is burned. Hanson said he favors leaving the trees that need to be cut down on the forest floor to naturally decompose as wildlife habitat. He urged Brown to withdraw the emergency declaration, fearing that it would increase logging of dead trees... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
California to fire up burners to battle dead tree epidemicis burned. Hanson said he favors leaving the trees that need to be cut down on
California to fire up burners to battle dead tree epidemic
The Record Searchlight / Posted 6 days ago
is burned. Hanson said he favors leaving the trees that need to be cut down on the forest floor to naturally decompose as wildlife habitat. He urged Brown to withdraw the emergency declaration, fearing that it would increase logging of dead trees... Read more
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The Washington Times
National Park Service under fire for mismanagement, climate of sexual harassmentin dollars,” Interior Secretary Sally Jewell said in a statement. “Beyond their
National Park Service under fire for mismanagement, climate of sexual harassment
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
in dollars,” Interior Secretary Sally Jewell said in a statement. “Beyond their contributions to clean air, clean water and wildlife habitat, many are priceless treasures that belong to all Americans and help define our cultural heritage for present... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Calif. Drought Continues to Raise Fearsis burned. Hanson said he favors leaving the trees that need to be cut down on
Calif. Drought Continues to Raise Fears
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 6 days ago
is burned. Hanson said he favors leaving the trees that need to be cut down on the forest floor to naturally decompose as wildlife habitat. He urged Brown to withdraw the emergency declaration, fearing that it would increase logging of dead trees... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California to fire up burners to battle dead tree epidemicis burned. Hanson said he favors leaving the trees that need to be cut down on
California to fire up burners to battle dead tree epidemic
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
is burned. Hanson said he favors leaving the trees that need to be cut down on the forest floor to naturally decompose as wildlife habitat. He urged Brown to withdraw the emergency declaration, fearing that it would increase logging of dead trees... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Calif. Drought Continues to Raise Fearsis burned. Hanson said he favors leaving the trees that need to be cut down on
Calif. Drought Continues to Raise Fears
NBC Bay Area / Posted 6 days ago
is burned. Hanson said he favors leaving the trees that need to be cut down on the forest floor to naturally decompose as wildlife habitat. He urged Brown to withdraw the emergency declaration, fearing that it would increase logging of dead trees... Read more
18 related stories
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PhysOrg
California to fire up burners to battle dead tree epidemicis burned. Hanson said he favors leaving the trees that need to be cut down on
California to fire up burners to battle dead tree epidemic
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
is burned. Hanson said he favors leaving the trees that need to be cut down on the forest floor to naturally decompose as wildlife habitat. In this June 2, 2016 photo, Division Chief Jim McDougald of the California Department of Forestry and Fire... Read more
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ABC News
California to Fire up Burners to Battle Dead Tree Epidemicis burned. Hanson said he favors leaving the trees that need to be cut down on
California to Fire up Burners to Battle Dead Tree Epidemic
ABC News / Posted 6 days ago
is burned. Hanson said he favors leaving the trees that need to be cut down on the forest floor to naturally decompose as wildlife habitat. He urged Brown to withdraw the emergency declaration, fearing that it would increase logging of dead trees... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Outdoors notebook | Carbon dioxide could be useful against Asian carpsthe transfer of millions of acres of public lands and jeopardize the health of
Outdoors notebook | Carbon dioxide could be useful against Asian carps
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
the transfer of millions of acres of public lands and jeopardize the health of America’s national forest system, fish and wildlife habitat, and public access to quality hunting and fishing,” the Backcountry Hunters & Anglers group said in a... Read more
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Everett Herald
Upcoming outdoor events in Snohomish County and nearbysheep, goats, hens, rabbits, more. Free but donations welcome; everettwa.gov/77
Upcoming outdoor events in Snohomish County and nearby
Everett Herald / Posted 7 days ago
sheep, goats, hens, rabbits, more. Free but donations welcome; everettwa.gov/773. Wildlife: The Camano Island Backyard Wildlife Habitat Garden Tour, which features landscaping for wildlife, is 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 25. Get maps at the Camano... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
Students help create wildlife habitat at Kuehn-Haven Middle School | June 19, 2016the past two years creating an outdoor classroom, pollinator garden, and a NWF
Students help create wildlife habitat at Kuehn-Haven Middle School | June 19, 2016
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 7 days ago
the past two years creating an outdoor classroom, pollinator garden, and a NWF (National Wildlife Federation) certified wildlife habitat at our school,” Sanborn said. The habitat features a pollinator garden, insect habitat, a gathering place... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Mountain Town News: Ski towns, Republicans, and the Trump candidacyjust because it’s hard, they should give up on it.” While the Y2Y is principal
Mountain Town News: Ski towns, Republicans, and the Trump candidacy
Summit Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
just because it’s hard, they should give up on it.” While the Y2Y is principally concerned about preserving and restoring wildlife habitat from Yellowstone to the Yukon, it also has been involved in species restoration on adjacent areas of the... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
Local 4-H team headed to state challengeresidents of the negative aspects of buckthorn. Buckthorn inhibits other vegeta
Local 4-H team headed to state challenge
ABC Newspapers / Posted 7 days ago
residents of the negative aspects of buckthorn. Buckthorn inhibits other vegetation from properly growing and diminishes wildlife habitat. Only three of the 16 houses did not have buckthorn infestation. The Buckthorn Busters also have approached... Read more
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Ipswich Star
BBC Springwatch has put Suffolk and RSPB Minsmere on the map for years to comepopularity has already brought more visitors in the past two years, having expo
BBC Springwatch has put Suffolk and RSPB Minsmere on the map for years to come
Ipswich Star / Posted 7 days ago
popularity has already brought more visitors in the past two years, having exposed the beauty of the county and superb wildlife habitat at the RSPB Minsmere reserve to a huge TV audience. Minsmere visitor experience manager Matt Parrott said... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Feds: Energy
 biggest player,
 rec growingsaid. She said the report also doesn’t account for intangible benefits of publi
Feds: Energy
 biggest player,
 rec growing
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
said. She said the report also doesn’t account for intangible benefits of public lands, such as their role in providing wildlife habitat and healthy watersheds. “The takeaway message from this report, one that I hope Congress will take note of,... Read more
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examiner.com
It's a boy! Nepal celebrates birth of baby rhinoThe move was part of their goal to create a 2nd viable population in the wester
It's a boy! Nepal celebrates birth of baby rhino
examiner.com / Posted 8 days ago
The move was part of their goal to create a 2nd viable population in the western part of the Terai Arc Landscape, a vital wildlife habitat that crosses both India and Nepal. “With effective protection measures in place for the rhinos, protection... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
PG&E plans to remove 300 trees between Santa Cruz, Feltonsmall. Two of them are mature fruit trees. They provide a lot of shade and frui
PG&E plans to remove 300 trees between Santa Cruz, Felton
KSBW Salinas / Posted 8 days ago
small. Two of them are mature fruit trees. They provide a lot of shade and fruit obviously, and they’re an incredible wildlife habitat. We counted 50 species of birds that come through," Myers said. The Santa Cruz County Board of Supervisors... Read more
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