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The Arizona Republic
Cool home: Tempe homeowner creates urban habitatin the large Palo Brea tree or bees buzzing up to a desert lavender. The prope
Cool home: Tempe homeowner creates urban habitat
The Arizona Republic / Posted 14 hours ago
in the large Palo Brea tree or bees buzzing up to a desert lavender. The property has received designations as a certified wildlife habitat from the National Wildlife Federation and a bird habitat from Desert Rivers Audubon Society. Schedler also... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Arizona Forestry to begin fuels reduction project in Sierra VistaEscuela (behind Walmart). These open areas will also be "dotted with a mosaic o
Arizona Forestry to begin fuels reduction project in Sierra Vista
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 15 hours ago
Escuela (behind Walmart). These open areas will also be "dotted with a mosaic of larger trees and brush for aesthetics and wildlife habitat," according to the release. The Sierra Vista Police Department has over the last several weeks, made passes... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
9 projects highlighted for environmental excellenceand its partners restored more than 2,100 feet of stream channel and floodplain
9 projects highlighted for environmental excellence
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 18 hours ago
and its partners restored more than 2,100 feet of stream channel and floodplain to improve water quality, fish passage, and wildlife habitat. This stretch of Middle Rosewood Creek was severely degraded before the project and had the potential to... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Prescribed burn to restore habitat at Tualatin River National Wildlife RefugeWildlife Refuge, you might smell smoke on Thursday. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife
Prescribed burn to restore habitat at Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 19 hours ago
Wildlife Refuge, you might smell smoke on Thursday. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will use prescribed fire to restore wildlife habitat on four aces within the refuge. This is the first time prescribed fire has been used at the Refuge. The... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Prescribed burn to restore habitat at Tualatin River National Wildlife RefugeWildlife Refuge, you might smell smoke on Thursday. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife
Prescribed burn to restore habitat at Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 19 hours ago
Wildlife Refuge, you might smell smoke on Thursday. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will use prescribed fire to restore wildlife habitat on four aces within the refuge. This is the first time prescribed fire has been used at the Refuge. The... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Public land belongs to all Americanspercent of Americans' water supply coming from national forests alone, and with
Public land belongs to all Americans
OregonLive.com / Posted yesterday
percent of Americans' water supply coming from national forests alone, and with these places serving as the cornerstone of wildlife habitat, everybody should be concerned with what reporter Maxine Bernstein of The Oregonian/OregonLive called "the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Will California see a wet winter? Forecasters call it a ‘crapshoot’reservoirs portion out water over the year to meet demand for farm and landscap
Will California see a wet winter? Forecasters call it a ‘crapshoot’
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
reservoirs portion out water over the year to meet demand for farm and landscape irrigation, drinking water, and fish and wildlife habitat. The vast man-made conveyance network is capable of funneling Mount Shasta snowmelt 700 miles south to San... 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, CA20 set criteria that includes public access to the beach and scenic views from
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CA
New Times San Luis Obispo / Posted yesterday
20 set criteria that includes public access to the beach and scenic views from coastal highways, as well as protection for wildlife habitat and coastal air and water quality. Four years after Proposition 20’s passage, on Sept. 29, 1976, and in his... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Elk Grove council approves $132 million casino deal after ardent debateHighway 99 near Galt, a plan that drew protests from environmental groups over
Elk Grove council approves $132 million casino deal after ardent debate
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
Highway 99 near Galt, a plan that drew protests from environmental groups over potential impacts on sensitive wetlands and wildlife habitat. On Wednesday, the new casino location got a qualified endorsement from Brandon Rose, president of the... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Green project restores Honeoye inletstream restoration project just south of Honeoye Lake is nearly finished — and
Green project restores Honeoye inlet
MPNnow.com / Posted yesterday
stream restoration project just south of Honeoye Lake is nearly finished — and with it comes the promise of healthier wildlife habitat and cleaner water in the lake and beyond, due to the lake’s connection to Genesee River and Lake... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
One Tank Trip: Angelica Park in Readingthe floating islands is that, once established, once the plants are a little bi
One Tank Trip: Angelica Park in Reading
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
the floating islands is that, once established, once the plants are a little bit larger and it's established, it serves as wildlife habitat, as well," Shimp explained. Next to the floating island are two turtle loafing docks. "We find more ducks... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Tauranga Harbour health on tracka total of 216 kilometres of waterway margins, reduce run-off risk from 1400 he
Tauranga Harbour health on track
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
a total of 216 kilometres of waterway margins, reduce run-off risk from 1400 hectares of erosion-prone land, and improve wildlife habitat at 58 sites, around the Tauranga Harbour and surrounding hill-country.2013-2016 action plan progress reports... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Fair Deal For Farmers: Springwatch's Chris Packham urges the public to start paying a fair price for food « Shropshire Starincredible rate. “Illegal shooting, poisoning, development and changed agricul
Fair Deal For Farmers: Springwatch's Chris Packham urges the public to start paying a fair price for food « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 2 days ago
incredible rate. “Illegal shooting, poisoning, development and changed agricultural practices have resulted in the loss of wildlife habitat. “We have to address that and work productively and co-operatively with farmers. “They have to be able to... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Cobourg set for its first-ever PokePartycharitable receipt for $35), and proceeds support the stewardship activities on
Cobourg set for its first-ever PokeParty
Northumberland Today / Posted 2 days ago
charitable receipt for $35), and proceeds support the stewardship activities on the 481 acres that the trust maintains for wildlife habitat, nature education and passive recreation. Tickets can be ordered from Whitney Lake (whitlake@hotmail.com)... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Tribe, Elk Grove reach agreement on $400 million Highway 99 casinoalternatives near Highway 99. The tribe in 2013 explored building a casino and
Tribe, Elk Grove reach agreement on $400 million Highway 99 casino
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
alternatives near Highway 99. The tribe in 2013 explored building a casino and hotel on 282 acres along Highway 99 near Galt, a proposal that drew protests from environmental groups over potential impacts on sensitive wetlands and wildlife hab... Read more
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SkyHi Daily News
Healy, Support Issue 1A on November 8for agriculture, ranching and outdoor recreation; (2) conserving agricultural l
Healy, Support Issue 1A on November 8
SkyHi Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
for agriculture, ranching and outdoor recreation; (2) conserving agricultural lands, natural areas, scenic open lands, wildlife habitat and wetlands; and (3) maintaining hiking and biking trails. No more than 5 percent of the funds will be used... Read more
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South Sound Business Examiner
Safety record set at Centralia coal plantof material processing, a large scale environmental program will continue allow
Safety record set at Centralia coal plant
South Sound Business Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
of material processing, a large scale environmental program will continue allowing the post-mining land use to include upland forestry, lowland forest (wetland, riparian, fish and wildlife habitat), pastureland, and industrial land. Advert... Read more
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BC Local News
Free permit required to collect firewood on Crown landsresidents that unauthorized wood collection can also create safety hazards for
Free permit required to collect firewood on Crown lands
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
residents that unauthorized wood collection can also create safety hazards for recreational users of an area, as well as other forest users. It can also negatively impact ecosystems, including fish and wildlife habitat. katie@goldstreamgazet... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Pheasant Fest Coming To Sioux Falls In 2018is coming to South Dakota in 2018. The National Pheasant Fest & Quail Classic
Pheasant Fest Coming To Sioux Falls In 2018
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 3 days ago
is coming to South Dakota in 2018. The National Pheasant Fest & Quail Classic is a trade show that holds seminars on wildlife habitat conservation, pheasant hunting, shooting sports, wild game cooking and dog training. It also features... Read more
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The Columbian
Morning Press: Yacolt Burn; Give More 24! Secure passphrases; Eco Blitzprevention has changed. Officials work to balance sometimes competing interests
Morning Press: Yacolt Burn; Give More 24! Secure passphrases; Eco Blitz
The Columbian / Posted 4 days ago
prevention has changed. Officials work to balance sometimes competing interests — preventing future wildfires, preserving wildlife habitat, generating revenue and creating spaces for outdoor recreation. These days, the risk for a large forest... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Program plants trees to bolster tree cover in city'the Elm City,'" Harp said. "The return on this investment is beautiful, tree-l
Program plants trees to bolster tree cover in city
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
'the Elm City,'" Harp said. "The return on this investment is beautiful, tree-lined streets, glorious city parks, and repeated recognition by the Connecticut Audubon Society and other environmental advocates for providing welcoming wildlife habit... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Jewar airport: Civil aviation asks for survey to study areaofficer (ACEO), Yeida. "In the OLS, the authority will list details of overhea
Jewar airport: Civil aviation asks for survey to study area
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 4 days ago
officer (ACEO), Yeida. "In the OLS, the authority will list details of overhead electricity lines, high-rises and wildlife habitat etc. at the site where the airport is proposed. We have already earmarked 5,000 acres for the project along... Read more
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PollutionOnline
Joseph Gallo Farms Moves Closer To Becoming Net-Zero Energy Dairy Farmcritical habitat for waterfowl and other threatened wildlife species, and resto
Joseph Gallo Farms Moves Closer To Becoming Net-Zero Energy Dairy Farm
PollutionOnline / Posted 4 days ago
critical habitat for waterfowl and other threatened wildlife species, and restored more than 2,700 acres of their own land to upland and wetland wildlife habitat. Joseph Gallo Farms' history of environmental innovation and sustainability leaders... Read more
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Farming Life
CAFRE Heather Management eventgrazing for cattle and sheep. Heather moorland forms a distinctive component of
CAFRE Heather Management event
Farming Life / Posted 5 days ago
grazing for cattle and sheep. Heather moorland forms a distinctive component of the landscape and is a very important wildlife habitat. Heather moorland can be kept in good condition by carefully controlling grazing, however, heather... Read more
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The Columbian
After The Big Burn « Special Projectsprevention has changed. Officials work to balance sometimes competing interests
After The Big Burn « Special Projects
The Columbian / Posted 5 days ago
prevention has changed. Officials work to balance sometimes competing interests — preventing future wildfires, preserving wildlife habitat, generating revenue and creating spaces for outdoor recreation. These days, the risk for a large forest... Read more
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Terrace Standard
Creating utility corridors just makes sense(access roads and bridges), and reduced the total cleared area (staging areas,
Creating utility corridors just makes sense
Terrace Standard / Posted 5 days ago
(access roads and bridges), and reduced the total cleared area (staging areas, temporary work spaces). Disturbance to wildlife habitat and travel corridors, streams, and ecological communities would also have been reduced, and the landscape... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
FERC releases Mountain Valley Pipeline Impact StatementIn West Virginia, it would result in permanent impacts on about 865 acres of co
FERC releases Mountain Valley Pipeline Impact Statement
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 5 days ago
In West Virginia, it would result in permanent impacts on about 865 acres of core forest areas which are significant wildlife habitat. “Recent studies have shown that our region has the necessary energy to meet demand through 2030 already,”... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
German food, Indian artifacts at Oktober Festlarge lake, three ponds, wetland areas, woods, grasslands and trails, and infor
German food, Indian artifacts at Oktober Fest
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
large lake, three ponds, wetland areas, woods, grasslands and trails, and informs visitors about the preserve's history and wildlife habitat. Children can make crafts, carve pumpkins, get their faces painted and watch puppet shows. Visitors can... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Big expansions planned for Hood Canal nature areasand is managed for timber harvests. The natural area designation would shift ma
Big expansions planned for Hood Canal nature areas
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 5 days ago
and is managed for timber harvests. The natural area designation would shift management toward protecting plant and wildlife habitat. A quarter of the proposed Dabob Bay Natural Area expansion already is DNR-owned. The rest — 2,700 acres —... Read more
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Grainnet.com
USDA to Update Conservation Stewardship Programthem to deliver multiple conservation benefits on working lands, including impr
USDA to Update Conservation Stewardship Program
Grainnet.com / Posted 6 days ago
them to deliver multiple conservation benefits on working lands, including improved water and soil quality and enhanced wildlife habitat. How does CSP compare to the Conservation Reserve Program?: Through CSP, agricultural producers and forest... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
CSUS Students Unveil Bushy Lake Restoration ProjectStevens said while the fires are often caused by people, the non-native plants
CSUS Students Unveil Bushy Lake Restoration Project
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 6 days ago
Stevens said while the fires are often caused by people, the non-native plants in the area help it spread. This destroys wildlife habitat. "The 6 or 7 foot plants like Starthistle and poison-hemlock catch fire like a match," Stevens said. In... Read more
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BC Local News
Grants available for fish and wildlife projects with FWCPstrengthen our natural environment, and we thank everyone who has committed the
Grants available for fish and wildlife projects with FWCP
BC Local News / Posted 6 days ago
strengthen our natural environment, and we thank everyone who has committed themselves to conserving and restoring fish and wildlife habitat in this area. We look forward to seeing what new, innovative and impactful projects come forward.” The FWCP... Read more
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Kootenay Advertiser
Grants available for fish and wildlife projects with FWCPstrengthen our natural environment, and we thank everyone who has committed the
Grants available for fish and wildlife projects with FWCP
Kootenay Advertiser / Posted 6 days ago
strengthen our natural environment, and we thank everyone who has committed themselves to conserving and restoring fish and wildlife habitat in this area. We look forward to seeing what new, innovative and impactful projects come forward.” The FWCP... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Money does grow from trees for some Maine municipalitiesmunicipal woodlots just make good fiscal sense. Ashland manages 4,500 acres of
Money does grow from trees for some Maine municipalities
Bangor Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
municipal woodlots just make good fiscal sense. Ashland manages 4,500 acres of forest land for commercial harvesting, wildlife habitat and public recreation. “We are making around $50,000 a year off our woodlots,” Dwyer said. “I think it is... Read more
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The Auto Channel
Options and Pricing On 2017 Subaru Crosstrek Modelsin zero-landfill production plants and Subaru of Indiana Automotive Inc. is the
Options and Pricing On 2017 Subaru Crosstrek Models
The Auto Channel / Posted 7 days ago
in zero-landfill production plants and Subaru of Indiana Automotive Inc. is the only U.S. automobile production plant to be designated a backyard wildlife habitat by the National Wildlife Federation. For additional information, visit media.subaru.c... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Destroying a mountaintoppads. These pads will require up to a million pounds of concrete and steel. It
Destroying a mountaintop
Rutland Herald / Posted 7 days ago
pads. These pads will require up to a million pounds of concrete and steel. It will forever change the ecosystem, all wildlife habitat, the very hydrology of the mountain and surrounding watersheds. An irrevocable mountaintop alteration that... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Time to build on Tahoe's momentumfor our lake, forests, air quality, wildlife, and communities. Projects have re
Time to build on Tahoe's momentum
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 7 days ago
for our lake, forests, air quality, wildlife, and communities. Projects have restored stream channels, marshes, and wildlife habitat; built parks and new bike and pedestrian routes; protected Tahoe from aquatic invasive species; upgraded... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
LETTERS:Maintain a buffer zone of low-maintenance native plants between lawn and shorel
LETTERS:
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Maintain a buffer zone of low-maintenance native plants between lawn and shoreline, to absorb nutrients and to provide wildlife habitat. All watersheds are ultimately connected to each other and to the underground aquifers that supplies most of... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Business Briefsanniversary commemorative calendar from which proceeds will benefit SCCF in the
Business Briefs
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 7 days ago
anniversary commemorative calendar from which proceeds will benefit SCCF in their efforts to preserve natural resources and wildlife habitat on and around the islands of Sanibel and Captiva. The Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum will receive... Read more
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Char-Koosta News
CSKT plan prescribed fire projectsfire behavior potential in areas in and around the WUI, to protect and enhance
CSKT plan prescribed fire projects
Char-Koosta News / Posted 7 days ago
fire behavior potential in areas in and around the WUI, to protect and enhance commercial timber forests, and to improve wildlife habitat while not impacting tribal cultural resources. The projects are located south of Ronan, southeast of Arlee,... Read more
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Aldergrove Star
Metro Vancouver offering guided walk through restricted wetlandswebsite as “66-hectares of natural terrain speckled with a lake, wetlands, and
Metro Vancouver offering guided walk through restricted wetlands
Aldergrove Star / Posted 7 days ago
website as “66-hectares of natural terrain speckled with a lake, wetlands, and creeks.” As one of the largest areas of wildlife habitat in the municipality, nearly 170 animals use the natural landscape, including up to 22 endangered or... Read more
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Langley Times
Metro Vancouver offering guided walk through restricted wetlandswebsite as “66-hectares of natural terrain speckled with a lake, wetlands, and
Metro Vancouver offering guided walk through restricted wetlands
Langley Times / Posted 7 days ago
website as “66-hectares of natural terrain speckled with a lake, wetlands, and creeks.” As one of the largest areas of wildlife habitat in the municipality, nearly 170 animals use the natural landscape, including up to 22 endangered or... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Natural burials: the ultimate recycling— preserving water quality, woodlands and meadows, and letting remains decompos
Natural burials: the ultimate recycling
Baltimore Sun / Posted 8 days ago
— preserving water quality, woodlands and meadows, and letting remains decompose into native plants, trees, humus and wildlife habitat. Many such natural cemeteries use their profits for land preservation and some, like Steelmantown Cemetery... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Work advances on I-90 wildlife bridgefrom splattering wildlife and help critters tolerate climate change. “Highways
Work advances on I-90 wildlife bridge
The Seattle Times / Posted 8 days ago
from splattering wildlife and help critters tolerate climate change. “Highways are one of the greatest fractures to wildlife habitat, and the idea that we can reconnect with the same cement — it’s tremendous” said Jen Watkins of Conservation... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
County receives sustainable forestry certificationbased on principles that promote sustainable forest management, including measu
County receives sustainable forestry certification
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
based on principles that promote sustainable forest management, including measures to protect water quality, biodiversity, wildlife habitat, species at risk and forests with exceptional conservation value. The Forest Stewardship Council sets... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Port Douglas: Discovering a place of abundancePort Douglas beach and ocean. Photo / 123RF 1. Wildlife Habitat You can't vis
Port Douglas: Discovering a place of abundance
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Port Douglas beach and ocean. Photo / 123RF 1. Wildlife Habitat You can't visit Australia without cuddling a koala, holding a baby croc or petting a tiny joey. Wildlife Habitat offers it all. There, you can see the cassowary, huge scary crocodiles,... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Exxon agrees to pay millions for Yellowstone River spillof the settlement will go to shoreline and channel restoration and improvement,
Exxon agrees to pay millions for Yellowstone River spill
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 8 days ago
of the settlement will go to shoreline and channel restoration and improvement, Fox said. Another $3.6 million will be for wildlife habitat restoration, $2.4 million for improving recreational access, $900,000 for restoration planning and $400,000... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Exxon agrees to pay millions for Yellowstone River spillof the settlement will go to shoreline and channel restoration and improvement,
Exxon agrees to pay millions for Yellowstone River spill
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 8 days ago
of the settlement will go to shoreline and channel restoration and improvement, Fox said. Another $3.6 million will be for wildlife habitat restoration, $2.4 million for improving recreational access, $900,000 for restoration planning and $400,000... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Exxon agrees to pay millions for Yellowstone River spillof the settlement will go to shoreline and channel restoration and improvement,
Exxon agrees to pay millions for Yellowstone River spill
Hawaii News Now / Posted 8 days ago
of the settlement will go to shoreline and channel restoration and improvement, Fox said. Another $3.6 million will be for wildlife habitat restoration, $2.4 million for improving recreational access, $900,000 for restoration planning and $400,000... Read more
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WALB Albany
Exxon agrees to pay millions for Yellowstone River spillof the settlement will go to shoreline and channel restoration and improvement,
Exxon agrees to pay millions for Yellowstone River spill
WALB Albany / Posted 8 days ago
of the settlement will go to shoreline and channel restoration and improvement, Fox said. Another $3.6 million will be for wildlife habitat restoration, $2.4 million for improving recreational access, $900,000 for restoration planning and $400,000... Read more
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