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Forest Lake Times
Scandia mulls ball fields, solar garden |based in Edina. Scandia’s solar system ordinances require that community solar
Scandia mulls ball fields, solar garden |
Forest Lake Times / Posted an hour ago
based in Edina. Scandia’s solar system ordinances require that community solar gardens be set back by 600 feet from wildlife habitat areas, wildlife management areas and National Wild and Scenic Riverway corridors. With the permit, Argo... Read more
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The Hill
The Clean Water Rule: One year laterof acres of wetlands, Marylanders will enjoy enhanced flood protection, recharg
The Clean Water Rule: One year later
The Hill / Posted an hour ago
of acres of wetlands, Marylanders will enjoy enhanced flood protection, recharged groundwater supplies, and enhanced wildlife habitat, which supports the state’s outdoor recreation, especially hunting and fishing. But with the Clean Water... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Friday's letter to the editorlegacy by contributing to Ontario’s diverse forests, of which support the inval
Friday's letter to the editor
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 2 hours ago
legacy by contributing to Ontario’s diverse forests, of which support the invaluable benefits of clean air and water, wildlife habitat, and carbon sequestration for all Ontarians. Together, we have made tremendous progress across the... Read more
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The Tyee
'Insane Damage': Activist Accuses Logger of Breaking Disclosure Lawhectares, plus another 151 hectares proposed) and ungulate winter range (93 hec
'Insane Damage': Activist Accuses Logger of Breaking Disclosure Law
The Tyee / Posted 8 hours ago
hectares, plus another 151 hectares proposed) and ungulate winter range (93 hectares), he said. There's also a 744 hectare wildlife habitat area that includes the creek itself. Sierra Club wants science-based plan Jens Wieting, a forest... Read more
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The Auto Channel
Subaru Of America Announces Pricing On 2017 Subaru Legacy And Outback Modelsin zero-landfill production plants and Subaru of Indiana Automotive Inc. is the
Subaru Of America Announces Pricing On 2017 Subaru Legacy And Outback Models
The Auto Channel / Posted 10 hours 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.... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Deal reached on prescribed burns in Shevlin Park, new developmentlands. The prescribed burning will reduce the impacts of a large fire on the ci
Deal reached on prescribed burns in Shevlin Park, new development
KTVZ Bend / Posted 17 hours ago
lands. The prescribed burning will reduce the impacts of a large fire on the city of Bend and improve forest health and wildlife habitat, officials said. Forest Service personnel will implement the prescribed burning on both the private and... Read more
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Baltimore Orioles
The National Wildlife Federation and the Baltimore Orioles dedicate new Oriole Garden at Camden Yards"This park provides an important message about environmental stewardship and de
The National Wildlife Federation and the Baltimore Orioles dedicate new Oriole Garden at Camden Yards
Baltimore Orioles / Posted 21 hours ago
"This park provides an important message about environmental stewardship and demonstrates how any citizen can create the wildlife habitat so important to the vitality of our watershed." The garden features native plants that attract pollinators... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Warrington approves outline planning application for Omega housing schemewith local shops, restaurants and cafes, public house/bar, a care home, and a h
Warrington approves outline planning application for Omega housing scheme
Liverpool Echo / Posted 23 hours ago
with local shops, restaurants and cafes, public house/bar, a care home, and a hotel, supported by extensive landscaping and wildlife habitat preservation. Transport studies were undertaken to inform local road and junction improvements and work is... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
House OKs forest bill (again); Wyden intros Senate measureeffectiveness and safety, restoring forest health and resilience, and protectin
House OKs forest bill (again); Wyden intros Senate measure
KTVZ Bend / Posted yesterday
effectiveness and safety, restoring forest health and resilience, and protecting key municipal water supplies and wildlife habitat. · Incentivize collaboration by streamlining process requirements to accelerate implementation of... Read more
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Missoula Independent
Feeling fulfilledof which remain todayand many of the tribe's roughly 15,000 enrolled members be
Feeling fulfilled
Missoula Independent / Posted yesterday
of which remain todayand many of the tribe's roughly 15,000 enrolled members believe that those leases threaten both wildlife habitat and the area's wild character. Augare-Carlson agreed that the Badger-Two Medicine should stay untouched.... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Washington state prepping early for wildfire seasonthe spark that causes a massive wildfire. Fires that can threaten lives, homes,
Washington state prepping early for wildfire season
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted yesterday
the spark that causes a massive wildfire. Fires that can threaten lives, homes, incinerate people's belongings and destroy wildlife habitat. Kaiser says our forests are stressed from hotter and drier summers plus warm winters that don't kill off... Read more
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Lake Placid News
The woods has got the goodsfunds collected from these sales are returned back to the states by the federal
The woods has got the goods
Lake Placid News / Posted yesterday
funds collected from these sales are returned back to the states by the federal government for such purposes as enhancing wildlife habitat, managing and maintaining parks and wildlife refuges, and conducting surveys and research to enhance the... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Monroe Conservation District gets financial boost from countyprogram that the district offers that benefits growers by protecting drinking w
Monroe Conservation District gets financial boost from county
The Monroe Evening News / Posted yesterday
program that the district offers that benefits growers by protecting drinking water, reducing soil erosion and preserves wildlife habitat. “There are lots of services we provide for all growers,” including free well water testing and tree care... Read more
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The Oakdale Leader
Grant Money Available For Habitat WorkCalifornia’s Office of Spill Prevention and Response (OSPR) is accepting grant
Grant Money Available For Habitat Work
The Oakdale Leader / Posted yesterday
California’s Office of Spill Prevention and Response (OSPR) is accepting grant proposals for projects that enhance wildlife habitat and environmental restoration. Multiple projects may be selected, with available funding up to $200,000; typically... Read more
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The Source Weekly
Groups Protest BLM Planto prevent forest fires, clearcutting replaced by tree farms ignores the seriou
Groups Protest BLM Plan
The Source Weekly / Posted yesterday
to prevent forest fires, clearcutting replaced by tree farms ignores the serious consequences to the environment and wildlife habitat due to the loss of forest. Tree farms are not forests. In the BLM's plan, old-growth forests in Oregon... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Lawsuit Filed to Protect Wildlife and San Pedro River from Sprawling Developmentof Arizona's growth corridor. Preserving this critical resource as required und
Lawsuit Filed to Protect Wildlife and San Pedro River from Sprawling Development
CommonDreams.org / Posted yesterday
of Arizona's growth corridor. Preserving this critical resource as required under the Endangered Species Act will protect wildlife habitat and migration corridors, sustainable rural lifestyles and valuable recreation opportunities.” “What is most... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Outdoor Heritage Fund grants smallest amount in its historyduring the current two-year budget cycle. The fund's goal is to restore land a
Outdoor Heritage Fund grants smallest amount in its history
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 2 days ago
during the current two-year budget cycle. The fund's goal is to restore land affected by energy production, and develop wildlife habitat and outdoor recreation areas. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may... Read more
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Sierra Star
20th Annual High Sierra Wild Turkey Federation banquetare still declining and 15% lower than the historic high, primarily due to loss
20th Annual High Sierra Wild Turkey Federation banquet
Sierra Star / Posted 2 days ago
are still declining and 15% lower than the historic high, primarily due to loss of habitat, with more than 6,000 acres of wildlife habitat being lost every day. This puts not only wild turkeys but other wildlife in danger as well. It also... Read more
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The Post-Journal
$985K Announced For NRCS Climate Change Mitigation Programincluded in this program include: combustion system improvement, nutrient manag
$985K Announced For NRCS Climate Change Mitigation Program
The Post-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
included in this program include: combustion system improvement, nutrient management, prescribed grazing, and upland wildlife habitat management. "Whether an applicant is looking to reduce their carbon footprint, increase carbon in the soil... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Prescribed Burns Scheduled this Week in Sacramento CountyCounty Regional Parks are working together on the project designed to reduce fi
Prescribed Burns Scheduled this Week in Sacramento County
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 3 days ago
County Regional Parks are working together on the project designed to reduce fire danger later in the season and protect wildlife habitat. It also provides a wildfire training opportunity for firefighters. Crews are igniting sections of grass... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Human Activity Could Wipe Out A Third Of North American Birdslikely in response to poor food supply and changes to their traditional living
Human Activity Could Wipe Out A Third Of North American Birds
The Huffington Post / Posted 3 days ago
likely in response to poor food supply and changes to their traditional living environments," he said. In tropical forest habitats, where 56 percent of species are in the high-risk category, deforestation and fragmentation -- a process of cutting... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for May 24to support Measure AA bay tax I am voting for Measure AA because it will provi
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for May 24
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 3 days ago
to support Measure AA bay tax I am voting for Measure AA because it will provide steady funding to restore marshes and wildlife habitat that will also help protect lower-lying homes and businesses from storms and high tides all around San... Read more
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Bay Weekly
Meadow Munchers at Jug Baythe number of times the meadows are mowed means maximizing the number of months
Meadow Munchers at Jug Bay
Bay Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
the number of times the meadows are mowed means maximizing the number of months the meadow can persist as wildlife habitat for birds and turtles. Goats are fuel-efficient lawn-care specialists. Even their back-end emissions... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Interior Secretary Sally Jewell to visit NIFC Tuesdayportions of more than 40 grazing allotments, popular motorized and non-motorize
Interior Secretary Sally Jewell to visit NIFC Tuesday
KIVI Boise / Posted 3 days ago
portions of more than 40 grazing allotments, popular motorized and non-motorized trails and more than 400 square miles of wildlife habitat. She will be joined by Assistant Secretary for Land and Minerals Management Janice Schneider as well as... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Georgia coast critical for long-distance fliersNatural Resources has already posted remote beaches, including one at Little Ty
Georgia coast critical for long-distance fliers
Savannah Morning News / Posted 4 days ago
Natural Resources has already posted remote beaches, including one at Little Tybee, with signs indicating they’re protected wildlife habitat and that dogs aren't allowed. Captain Rene Heidt, a Tybee resident who runs Sundial Nature Tours, knows the... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Amherst land deal groundedhad unanimously supported the proposal. High among their reasons were protectio
Amherst land deal grounded
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
had unanimously supported the proposal. High among their reasons were protection of drinking water and preservation of wildlife habitat and outdoor recreation. There is said to be an enormous aquifer under the property that would allow Amherst... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
For long-distance fliers, Ga. coast criticalNatural Resources has already posted remote beaches, including one at Little Ty
For long-distance fliers, Ga. coast critical
Savannah Morning News / Posted 4 days ago
Natural Resources has already posted remote beaches, including one at Little Tybee, with signs indicating they’re protected wildlife habitat and that dogs aren't allowed. Captain Rene Heidt, a Tybee resident who runs Sundial Nature Tours, knows the... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Klobuchar helps introduce bill to conserve Great Lakes wildl...Great Lakes Basin. "The Great Lakes are a major part of Minnesotans' way of li
Klobuchar helps introduce bill to conserve Great Lakes wildl...
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
Great Lakes Basin. "The Great Lakes are a major part of Minnesotans' way of life, providing clean drinking water, fish and wildlife habitat, and opportunities for outdoor recreation," Klobuchar said in the release. "We must do everything we can to... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Woman hurt after allegedly stealing police crusierin North Dakota are now able to let the state keep license fees if they don't g
Woman hurt after allegedly stealing police crusier
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 4 days ago
in North Dakota are now able to let the state keep license fees if they don't get a tag, as part of an effort to improve wildlife habitat and hunting access. Deer hunters in North Dakota are now able to let the state keep license fees if they... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Man sneaks into zoo, gets bitten by bearin North Dakota are now able to let the state keep license fees if they don't g
Man sneaks into zoo, gets bitten by bear
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 4 days ago
in North Dakota are now able to let the state keep license fees if they don't get a tag, as part of an effort to improve wildlife habitat and hunting access. Deer hunters in North Dakota are now able to let the state keep license fees if they... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
DEP pioneer sees progress statewide as agency hones in on Aroostook County watershe retired, said he thinks sustainable land development is going to be critical
DEP pioneer sees progress statewide as agency hones in on Aroostook County waters
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
he retired, said he thinks sustainable land development is going to be critical in the long term for water quality and wildlife habitat. In his lifetime, the population of Maine has more than doubled, and even areas that have lost population —... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Dickinson education company looks to tap Canadian marketin North Dakota are now able to let the state keep license fees if they don't g
Dickinson education company looks to tap Canadian market
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 4 days ago
in North Dakota are now able to let the state keep license fees if they don't get a tag, as part of an effort to improve wildlife habitat and hunting access. Deer hunters in North Dakota are now able to let the state keep license fees if they... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
North Dakota hunters not getting tags can donate feesin North Dakota are now able to let the state keep license fees if they don't g
North Dakota hunters not getting tags can donate fees
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 4 days ago
in North Dakota are now able to let the state keep license fees if they don't get a tag, as part of an effort to improve wildlife habitat and hunting access. Deer hunters in North Dakota are now able to let the state keep license fees if they... Read more
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express
Made in Chelsea: Alan Titchmarsh's picks of the best designer gardensHis assortment of hedges, mixed topiary and mature trees, combined with areas o
Made in Chelsea: Alan Titchmarsh's picks of the best designer gardens
express / Posted 5 days ago
His assortment of hedges, mixed topiary and mature trees, combined with areas of colourful planting, provides a rich wildlife habitat and he has included a water feature. Taking his inspiration from the azumaya – the traditional arbour or... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Researchers hope to track toxin in baby eagles’ bloodbiologist Dave Best holds a baby eagle for photos. From left: Heidi Anderson, A
Researchers hope to track toxin in baby eagles’ blood
The Toledo Blade / Posted 6 days ago
biologist Dave Best holds a baby eagle for photos. From left: Heidi Anderson, Alexis Thomas and Kristen LeForce, DTE wildlife habitat interns. Mr. Persico was unable to scale that tree because it had heavy poison ivy growth. DTE Energy... Read more
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Daily Press
Newport News approves scaled-down subdivision on Hertzler Farm landof the Norfolk-based Sacred Friends Inc. Wildlife Rehabilitation Center. "From
Newport News approves scaled-down subdivision on Hertzler Farm land
Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
of the Norfolk-based Sacred Friends Inc. Wildlife Rehabilitation Center. "From what I understand, that is a beautiful wildlife habitat," Beamer said. "There's not many areas left like that anywhere in the cities around here." If any animal is... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Wyden, Merkley busy, from TSA lines to spotted frog habitat, veteranslegislation builds on the economic strengths of our state’s forests and rich fa
Wyden, Merkley busy, from TSA lines to spotted frog habitat, veterans
KTVZ Bend / Posted 7 days ago
legislation builds on the economic strengths of our state’s forests and rich farmland while preserving our pristine wildlife habitats,” Wyden said.“It opens up new avenues to turn Oregon trees into groundbreaking building technologies and... Read more
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The Morning Call
Alec M. Bodzin: Many questions raised about planned Wal-Mart in Lehigh TownshipWhile the majority of the land is being farmed, there is a patch of land contai
Alec M. Bodzin: Many questions raised about planned Wal-Mart in Lehigh Township
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
While the majority of the land is being farmed, there is a patch of land containing trees and shrubs that serves as a wildlife habitat. The township Zoning Hearing Board last month granted Wal-Mart a variance from the steep-slope protection... Read more
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The Auto Channel
2017 Subaru Forester Models PricingUnited States. All Subaru products are manufactured in zero-landfill production
2017 Subaru Forester Models Pricing
The Auto Channel / Posted 7 days ago
United States. All Subaru products are manufactured 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 Federati... Read more
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Storm Lake Pilot-Tribune
Aurelia Fire Department receives an $815 grant for Ag Land Fire Control Equipmenthave many benefits for land management such as boosting pasture productivity, e
Aurelia Fire Department receives an $815 grant for Ag Land Fire Control Equipment
Storm Lake Pilot-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
have many benefits for land management such as boosting pasture productivity, enhancing native plant communities, improving wildlife habitat and removing dead vegetation to help lessen wildfire risk. "With the equipment Aurelia Fire Department will... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
North Dickinson School sends students to forest ‘classroom’high school biology student also recently partnered with the Eastern Dickinson
North Dickinson School sends students to forest ‘classroom’
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
high school biology student also recently partnered with the Eastern Dickinson County Sportsmen's Club, which received a wildlife habitat improvement grant from the Department of Natural Resources, to set up a wildlife food plot in the forest.... Read more
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The Mercury News
Quick guide to compostingheugelkulture way, Sept. 28: Creating rain gardens, Master Gardener Roxy Wolos
Quick guide to composting
The Mercury News / Posted 8 days ago
heugelkulture way, Sept. 28: Creating rain gardens, Master Gardener Roxy Wolosenko Oct. 1: Saturday workshop, Creating Wildlife Habitat Oct. 5: Growing cover crops, Master Gardener Janet Miller Oct. 12: Growing citrus and blueberries, Ed... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
First Lady Launches Program to Tackle Human-Wildlife ConflictSome of the cross-cutting challenges that need urgent action include increasing
First Lady Launches Program to Tackle Human-Wildlife Conflict
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Some of the cross-cutting challenges that need urgent action include increasing human population that is encroaching in the wildlife habitat and dispersal areas, poaching and illegal wildlife trade. "The continued poaching of important wildlife... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Estero endorses proposed $13.7 million state conservation project50 years, according to project advocates. It is also in prime Florida Panther t
Estero endorses proposed $13.7 million state conservation project
Naples Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
50 years, according to project advocates. It is also in prime Florida Panther territory. "This acquisition will improve wildlife habitat for signature species, including the panther and the wood stork," said Peter Cangialosi, who spoke on behalf... Read more
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The Apalachicola Times
Cogongrass program accepting applications from landownersother southeastern states. Cogongrass infestations negatively affect tree regen
Cogongrass program accepting applications from landowners
The Apalachicola Times / Posted 8 days ago
other southeastern states. Cogongrass infestations negatively affect tree regeneration, growth and survival, as well as wildlife habitat, native plant diversity, forage quality and property values. They also increase the risk of wildfires and... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
New Snowmass summer activities may not play well with area wildlifeconcerns emerge during early project scoping Colorado Parks and Wildlife is ask
New Snowmass summer activities may not play well with area wildlife
Aspen Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
concerns emerge during early project scoping Colorado Parks and Wildlife is asking for strict management of critical wildlife habitat around the Elk Camp section of Snowmass ski area if a summer activities program proposed by Aspen Skiing Co.... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
Not so Wet: New Mexico’s water plans predict supply decline at the regional level but don’t tackle statewide strategyriver waters are already over-allocated. Further downstream from the Canyon Ro
Not so Wet: New Mexico’s water plans predict supply decline at the regional level but don’t tackle statewide strategy
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 9 days ago
river waters are already over-allocated. Further downstream from the Canyon Road treatment plant, water fans out for wildlife habitat and recreation along a paved trail. But even as surface and groundwater supplies in many places are... Read more
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Deseret News
Both sides jockeying over possible Bears Ears monument designationartifacts, and other unique historic sites from looters. They want to continue
Both sides jockeying over possible Bears Ears monument designation
Deseret News / Posted 9 days ago
artifacts, and other unique historic sites from looters. They want to continue enjoying recreational activities, conserve wildlife habitat, and provide opportunities for families and children to spend time together and explore nature.” In... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
State looks to increase public access to private landtrying to link up those landowners with this program to get more citizens invol
State looks to increase public access to private land
KOMU Columbia / Posted 9 days ago
trying to link up those landowners with this program to get more citizens involved in nature and ultimately enhance the wildlife habitat at the same time," Gruber said. In order to qualify a landowner must have at least "40 acres of land or at... Read more
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Paris Express
Species preservationand ornamental grasses in the yard were also scavenged for food. For more infor
Species preservation
Paris Express / Posted 9 days ago
and ornamental grasses in the yard were also scavenged for food. For more information on how to develop your yard into a wildlife habitat, you can go to www.nwf.org/backyard. The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service says that of the 925 recorded species... Read more
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