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The Daily Sentinel
Coalition takes on tamarisk and other invasive vegetationa lot of ways. It can affect water resources and water quality, it can affect h
Coalition takes on tamarisk and other invasive vegetation
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 54 minutes ago
a lot of ways. It can affect water resources and water quality, it can affect how the river moves, it affects a lot of the wildlife habitat and it displaces native plant species. It affects a lot of the things we love about our river — the water it... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Hikers invited to Lilly Preservewooded portion of the trail and is best accessed off Old Tophet Road. "The Lil
Hikers invited to Lilly Preserve
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 2 hours ago
wooded portion of the trail and is best accessed off Old Tophet Road. "The Lilly Preserve offers a Roxbury microcosm of wildlife habitat diversity," Susan Payne, Executive Director of the Roxbury Land Trust. "It combines marshlands and wooded... Read more
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Boston Globe
Drought takes major toll on region’s wildlife and cropsthe environmental consequences are mounting, specialists say, from widespread w
Drought takes major toll on region’s wildlife and crops
Boston Globe / Posted 7 hours ago
the environmental consequences are mounting, specialists say, from widespread water shortages to major disruptions of wildlife habitat. “This is the worst drought in the state that I can remember,” said Julia Blatt, executive director of the... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Mayor launches river cleanoperation. People are invited to join the group of volunteers in helping manag
Mayor launches river clean
Reading Evening Post / Posted yesterday
operation. People are invited to join the group of volunteers in helping manage vegetation, clear litter and improve wildlife habitat, as part of the project supported by the Environment Agency. Cllr Khan said: “I am delighted members of the... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Former conservation director takes post with Bass Pro ShopsShops, known best as a national retailer for outdoor and sporting goods, suppor
Former conservation director takes post with Bass Pro Shops
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted yesterday
Shops, known best as a national retailer for outdoor and sporting goods, supports conservation efforts including fish and wildlife habitat improvements, conservation and outdoor skills education, improving water quality and quality of lakes and... Read more
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BC Local News
Pacific Rim National Park celebrates volunteers with cleanupprovides valuable volunteer opportunities. “It’s a chance for people to make a
Pacific Rim National Park celebrates volunteers with cleanup
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
provides valuable volunteer opportunities. “It’s a chance for people to make a positive difference for wildlife and for wildlife habitat and also to help restore the ecological integrity of one of Canada’s most beautiful national parks,” she... Read more
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The Oakdale Leader
California’s Rangeland Trust Earns Renewed Accreditationthat the Rangeland Trust is interested in working with them to not just see the
California’s Rangeland Trust Earns Renewed Accreditation
The Oakdale Leader / Posted yesterday
that the Rangeland Trust is interested in working with them to not just see their property conserved as open space and wildlife habitat, but also as a working, productive ranch, which remains economically viable and in family ownership. During... Read more
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Business Wire
Timber Decking Market Will Be Highly Driven by the Building and Construction Industry until 2020, Predicts Technaviothe demand for traditional timber logged from forests, thus helping control CO₂
Timber Decking Market Will Be Highly Driven by the Building and Construction Industry until 2020, Predicts Technavio
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
the demand for traditional timber logged from forests, thus helping control CO₂ and methane levels and saving the wildlife habitat. As bamboo does not have knots in its structure, it can withstand more pressure and weight across each stalk... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
The Houston subdivision that was submergedtides over 10 feet sweep over the peninsula, and the subdivision was virtually
The Houston subdivision that was submerged
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
tides over 10 feet sweep over the peninsula, and the subdivision was virtually demolished," the Baytown Nature Center's website explains. "Most of the area was declared uninhabitable." Now that non-profit sanctuary serves as wildli... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Feds' draft decision OKs Magnolia Trails project near Nederlandare hoping to do that by improving trail location, alignment and connectivity i
Feds' draft decision OKs Magnolia Trails project near Nederland
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 2 days ago
are hoping to do that by improving trail location, alignment and connectivity in a way that also minimizes the impacts to wildlife habitat." The planned project includes constructing new trails and adding some user-created trails to the system,... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Mine expansion is by the book: Whitehavento mitigate the long-term consequences of losing so much good-quality, critical
Mine expansion is by the book: Whitehaven
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
to mitigate the long-term consequences of losing so much good-quality, critically endangered woodland and so much wildlife habitat are not being implemented,” Mr Spark said. “The NSW government has to stop this craven failure to uphold... Read more
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MPNnow.com
DEC hosting meeting on Hi Tor managementproposed management activities will enhance this special area."High Tor WMA is
DEC hosting meeting on Hi Tor management
MPNnow.com / Posted 2 days ago
proposed management activities will enhance this special area."High Tor WMA is currently managed to provide a diversity of wildlife habitats including hardwood and conifer forests, early-successional grasslands and shrublands, and an extensive... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Environmental, Tribal, Landowner Groups Urge President Obama to Repeal Permits for Dakota Access PipelineNorth Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa, and Illinois, would threaten communities, far
Environmental, Tribal, Landowner Groups Urge President Obama to Repeal Permits for Dakota Access Pipeline
CommonDreams.org / Posted 2 days ago
North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa, and Illinois, would threaten communities, farms, Tribal land, sensitive natural areas and wildlife habitat. It would pass within just half a mile of the Standing Rock Sioux reservation, putting sacred sites and... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Ethanol mandate is relic of a different time: Columnthought they had a can’t-miss idea. Ethanol was supposed to help improve air qu
Ethanol mandate is relic of a different time: Column
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
thought they had a can’t-miss idea. Ethanol was supposed to help improve air quality, reduce carbon emissions and increase wildlife habitat. A major environmental organization, the Natural Resources Defense Council, even issued a 96-page report in... Read more
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Char-Koosta News
Draft decision notice released for Beaver Creek Landscape Restoration Projectbetween treating forest stands to reduce the risk of uncharacteristic wildfire
Draft decision notice released for Beaver Creek Landscape Restoration Project
Char-Koosta News / Posted 2 days ago
between treating forest stands to reduce the risk of uncharacteristic wildfire while protecting and improving fish and wildlife habitat conditions. “We used the input we received from the public on the proposed action, conversations we had with... Read more
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Char-Koosta News
Gov. Bullock tours collaborative Ninepipes conservation areacame from hunting licenses dollars; not tax dollars.” “We are fortunate that i
Gov. Bullock tours collaborative Ninepipes conservation area
Char-Koosta News / Posted 2 days ago
came from hunting licenses dollars; not tax dollars.” “We are fortunate that in Montana people really care about fish and wildlife habitat and public access,” said Williams. The conservation teams led Bullock’s tour of the new shorebird... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Obama Designates National Monument in Maine’s North Woods [video]this designation will permanently protect significant natural, scientific, and
Obama Designates National Monument in Maine’s North Woods [video]
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 2 days ago
this designation will permanently protect significant natural, scientific, and historic and cultural resources, wildlife habitat, and one of the most pristine watersheds in the northeast, ensuring that present and future generations are... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Adirondacks needs Mike DerrickPlant Program, www.noknotweed.org. Knotweed is an invasive plant that chokes ri
Adirondacks needs Mike Derrick
Lake Placid News / Posted 2 days ago
Plant Program, www.noknotweed.org. Knotweed is an invasive plant that chokes rivers and streams, harms native plant and wildlife habitat, impairs recreational access and damages infrastructure. Since 2008, RIIPP has treated knotweed on hundreds... Read more
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iol.co.za
Searching high and low for endangered lizardof the distributions of these lizards. They also like to encourage and promote
Searching high and low for endangered lizard
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
of the distributions of these lizards. They also like to encourage and promote indigenous gardening, to create suitable wildlife habitat within suburbia. Lizards help control insect numbers, and are food for many animals. Evans said all... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Hermitage Club submits new master plan applicationmonitoring, waste disposal, water conservation, streams, wetlands, traffic, aes
Hermitage Club submits new master plan application
Bennington Banner / Posted 3 days ago
monitoring, waste disposal, water conservation, streams, wetlands, traffic, aesthetics, archeological investigation, wildlife habitat, agricultural soils and energy conservation. Several permits are needed in addition to the master plan. The... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Loveland buying 78 acres of open landsLoveland will officially add 72 acres Friday that brings grazing lands, prime w
Loveland buying 78 acres of open lands
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Loveland will officially add 72 acres Friday that brings grazing lands, prime wildlife habitat and spectacular views to its portfolio of open lands. The city is scheduled to close the deal Friday on the $2.6 million purchase of the property, located... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Recent rains likely to boost hay production outlook - COLLEGE STATION – Good quality cuttings of hay could be in the future for hay producers across the state following widespread rains. Dr. Larry Redmon Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service progra...Overall soil moisture conditions ranged from very short in Cameron County to su
Recent rains likely to boost hay production outlook - COLLEGE STATION – Good quality cuttings of hay could be in the future for hay producers across the state following widespread rains. Dr. Larry Redmon Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service progra...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
Overall soil moisture conditions ranged from very short in Cameron County to surplus in a few counties. Rains also improved wildlife habitat. Wildlife populations appeared to be in decent shape for upcoming hunting seasons. Cotton defoliation and... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Celebrating river improvementsworth of habitat restoration projects along Michigan’s river banks. That effec
Celebrating river improvements
Sarnia Observer / Posted 3 days ago
worth of habitat restoration projects along Michigan’s river banks. That effectively crosses off a loss of fish and wildlife habitat beneficial use impairment, Faust said. All that’s left is the red tape. “Everything we can possibly do to... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Loveland buying 78 acres of open landsLoveland will officially add 72 acres that boast grazing lands, prime wildlife
Loveland buying 78 acres of open lands
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Loveland will officially add 72 acres that boast grazing lands, prime wildlife habitat and spectacular views to its repertoire of open lands this Friday. The city is scheduled to close Friday on the $2.6 million purchase of the property, located... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
President Obama Designates National Monument in Maine's North Woods in Honor of the Centennial of thfor future generations, it will permanently protect significant natural, scient
President Obama Designates National Monument in Maine's North Woods in Honor of the Centennial of th
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 3 days ago
for future generations, it will permanently protect significant natural, scientific, and historic and cultural resources, wildlife habitat, and one of the most pristine watersheds in the northeast, ensuring that present and future generations are... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
President Obama Designates National Monument in Maine's North Woods in Honor of the Centennial of thfor future generations, it will permanently protect significant natural, scient
President Obama Designates National Monument in Maine's North Woods in Honor of the Centennial of th
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 3 days ago
for future generations, it will permanently protect significant natural, scientific, and historic and cultural resources, wildlife habitat, and one of the most pristine watersheds in the northeast, ensuring that present and future generations are... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
Stewardship Awards nominations openin the “Air Quality/Alternative Transportation” category, for example, while an
Stewardship Awards nominations open
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
in the “Air Quality/Alternative Transportation” category, for example, while an organization working to rebuild or restore wildlife habitat could be nominated in “Habitat Protection/Creation.” Water or energy conservation, waste reduction and... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Agricultural parcel in Bridgewater eyed for affordable housingproject on local natural resources, infrastructure and services. He said the l
Agricultural parcel in Bridgewater eyed for affordable housing
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 4 days ago
project on local natural resources, infrastructure and services. He said the location was in an area of “significant wildlife habitat value” and the intensity and scope of the development threatened “irreparable and permanent damage” to... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Firefighting from an office at the National Interagency Fire Centeragain, you get back to life," he says. Fires burning in Idaho and East Oregon
Firefighting from an office at the National Interagency Fire Center
KIVI Boise / Posted 5 days ago
again, you get back to life," he says. Fires burning in Idaho and East Oregon are being watched for the toll they take on wildlife habitat "For BLM, our number one natural resource value is sage grouse,” Glenn says. “So that's one of our main... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Midland couple's getaway in Bay County now a wildlife, nature preserveof the Kawkawlin River. “(The easement) ensures you’re protecting that land, w
Midland couple's getaway in Bay County now a wildlife, nature preserve
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
of the Kawkawlin River. “(The easement) ensures you’re protecting that land, which not only provides up to 120 acres of wildlife habitat, but it also acts as a buffer to that stretch of river,” Edmonds said. The vegetative buffer, where there... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Years in the making: Francis Marion Forest plan releasednew plan proposes maintaining water flow in a forest with extensive marshes and
Years in the making: Francis Marion Forest plan released
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 5 days ago
new plan proposes maintaining water flow in a forest with extensive marshes and wetlands and restoring longleaf pine for wildlife habitat. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast,... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Years in the making: Francis Marion Forest plan releasednew plan proposes maintaining water flow in a forest with extensive marshes and
Years in the making: Francis Marion Forest plan released
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
new plan proposes maintaining water flow in a forest with extensive marshes and wetlands and restoring longleaf pine for wildlife habitat. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Years in the making: Francis Marion Forest plan releasednew plan proposes maintaining water flow in a forest with extensive marshes and
Years in the making: Francis Marion Forest plan released
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
new plan proposes maintaining water flow in a forest with extensive marshes and wetlands and restoring longleaf pine for wildlife habitat. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast,... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Lawsuit over fireline seeks to curb forest firefighting tacticsThe rush by the U.S. Forest Service to cut a fireline through critical fish and
Lawsuit over fireline seeks to curb forest firefighting tactics
The Seattle Times / Posted 5 days ago
The rush by the U.S. Forest Service to cut a fireline through critical fish and wildlife habitat to fight a fire that never came anywhere near has spurred a lawsuit in federal court. Forest Service Employees for Environmental Ethics (FSEEE), a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Forest Landscape Needs Urgent Restorationinclude soil stabilization, local climate regulation, food security, biomass fu
Forest Landscape Needs Urgent Restoration
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
include soil stabilization, local climate regulation, food security, biomass fuels, conservation of biodiversity and wildlife habitat. It involves a range of diverse stakeholders from community to national level. Also, it requires informed... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Predator pushbackand interest “are the primary reasons we have healthy wildlife populations toda
Predator pushback
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
and interest “are the primary reasons we have healthy wildlife populations today.” The revenue also supports preserving wildlife habitat that benefits non-game as well as game species. “We have seen increases in large carnivore and elk... Read more
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The Hill
Coal leasing reform benefits wildlife and ranchersthe climate impacts from coal emissions, but we believe that much greater atten
Coal leasing reform benefits wildlife and ranchers
The Hill / Posted 6 days ago
the climate impacts from coal emissions, but we believe that much greater attention must be paid to the need to restore the wildlife habitat and agriculture lands that have been decimated by mining—as well as preventing taxpayers from having to foot... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Mines should bear cleanup costsinto the San Juan basin in New Mexico. The spill damaged agricultural lands, re
Mines should bear cleanup costs
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
into the San Juan basin in New Mexico. The spill damaged agricultural lands, recreation-based businesses, fish and wildlife habitat, and the cleanup costs are expected to be in the tens of millions. Colorado communities know better than... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
At the library, Aug. 21Biggest Yes,” Kristen Welch

“Gardening for Birds, Butterflies, and Bees:

At the library, Aug. 21
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 6 days ago
Biggest Yes,” Kristen Welch

“Gardening for Birds, Butterflies, and Bees: Everything You Need to Know to Create a Wildlife Habitat in Your Backyard,” Editors at Birds and Blooms

“Joe Gould's Teeth,” Jill Lepore

“Political... Read more

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Mineral Daily News-Tribune
Mineral FFA team is tops in nation for WIldlife Habitat Education ProgramKEYSER - The Mineral County FFA team were the 2016 National Wildlife Habitat Ed
Mineral FFA team is tops in nation for WIldlife Habitat Education Program
Mineral Daily News-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
KEYSER - The Mineral County FFA team were the 2016 National Wildlife Habitat Education Program (WHEP) winners. The team consisted of Leah Bittinger, Darren Eyler, Austin Iman, and Danielle Widmar.The team began practicing in February of 2016, won the... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Outside briefs, Aug. 20, 2016improvement project near New Castle this week The Bureau of Land Management ex
Outside briefs, Aug. 20, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
improvement project near New Castle this week The Bureau of Land Management expects work to begin this week on a 270-acre wildlife habitat improvement project south of New Castle on Center Mountain. Work will continue into September. The project... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Wayne National Forest eyed by oil and gas industryfailure to quantify the plan's greenhouse gas emissions; how the plan would deg
Wayne National Forest eyed by oil and gas industry
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
failure to quantify the plan's greenhouse gas emissions; how the plan would degrade streams and groundwater, fragment wildlife habitat and worsen climate change and how the plan failed to address groundwater and surface-water contamination... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
August 21, 2016approximately 200 yards from the intersection of Westervelt and Kochville roads
August 21, 2016
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 7 days ago
approximately 200 yards from the intersection of Westervelt and Kochville roads. ITC Michigan partnered with the DNR, the Wildlife Habitat Council and the National Wild Turkey Federation to implement wildlife habitat enhancement within and... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
It’s time to use sustainable sources of energyare tired of the current council that is friendly to developers who threaten ou
It’s time to use sustainable sources of energy
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 7 days ago
are tired of the current council that is friendly to developers who threaten our natural resources of water, trees and wildlife habitat with projects on the former Fort Ord that only profit outside developers, strain the city’s finances and... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Federal cash flows to Barriefive years with a similar mandate.” That includes reducing phosphorus from urb
Federal cash flows to Barrie
Barrie Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
five years with a similar mandate.” That includes reducing phosphorus from urban and rural sources, restoring fish and wildlife habitat and dealing with shoreline toxic and nuisance algae growth. The city also unsuccessfully applied for grants... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Changes in store for popular string of Tucannon Lakeswest to protect the lake from the river that is vegetated with trees to create
Changes in store for popular string of Tucannon Lakes
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 7 days ago
west to protect the lake from the river that is vegetated with trees to create a more natural, forested shoreline providing wildlife habitat and shade for anglers. Other work planned Once work at Rainbow Lake is complete, the state will begin... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Hunters and anglers can feed vultures as well as their familiesbut what were they doing there Monday, the neighbor might ask? Playing possum,
Hunters and anglers can feed vultures as well as their families
OregonLive.com / Posted 8 days ago
but what were they doing there Monday, the neighbor might ask? Playing possum, in a way. Our yard is an official wildlife habitat, certified by the National Wildlife Federation to provide the basics for wildlife – food, water, cover and a... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
National state park directors award local volunteer organizationinterpretation, guide and instruction services, planting and restoration activi
National state park directors award local volunteer organization
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 8 days ago
interpretation, guide and instruction services, planting and restoration activities, trail maintenance, stream testing, and wildlife habitat work,” writes NASPD Awards Chair Kristina Marek. “This tremendous work is worthy of recognition.” “This is... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Groups organize wetland construction in Bureau Countyreach its reduction goals. “Constructed wetlands are key players in nutrient l
Groups organize wetland construction in Bureau County
Bureau County Republican / Posted 8 days ago
reach its reduction goals. “Constructed wetlands are key players in nutrient loss reduction and additionally provide great wildlife habitat value on-farm. With the support of our associates, ILICA is excited to partner with TWI to facilitate the... Read more
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Fernie Free Press
Bringing bear bins to Fernieopportunity for them to really set a president and show how this would work,” s
Bringing bear bins to Fernie
Fernie Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
opportunity for them to really set a president and show how this would work,” she said. “Montane, for example, is in prime wildlife habitat, most of the people that are buying property there are second home owners, they leave on a Sunday afternoon... Read more
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