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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Wildlife impacts top Crystal River Trail doubtsto Colorado 133 would be more like $100 million. If it's too expensive to buil
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted an hour ago
to Colorado 133 would be more like $100 million. If it's too expensive to build a trail up there that doesn't encroach on wildlife habitat, then don't build the trail, said Andy Wiessner, of the Wilderness Workshop board. Figuring heavily in this... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Kagawong women recognized as Forests Ontario green leaderscarbon, enhance and diversify Ontario’s landscape, increase the capacity to wit
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 2 hours ago
carbon, enhance and diversify Ontario’s landscape, increase the capacity to withstand climate change, and contribute to wildlife habitat. For more information about the 50 Million Tree Program and other tree planting programs please visit... Read more
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Breitbart
Delingpole: What the Greenies Don’t Want You to Know About the California Wildfiresworst fire seasons in a decade. In a memo, Zinke said the Trump administration
Breitbart / Posted 8 hours ago
worst fire seasons in a decade. In a memo, Zinke said the Trump administration will take a new approach and work proactively to prevent fires “through aggressive and scientific fuels reduction management” to save lives, homes and wildlife ha... Read more
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MLive.com
DNR introduces license plate marking 100 years of elk in MichiganWildlife Division Chief Russ Mason. "The loon license plate has had a long run,
MLive.com / Posted 9 hours ago
Wildlife Division Chief Russ Mason. "The loon license plate has had a long run, and helped to raise over $2.6 million for wildlife habitat since 2006." Those interested in purchasing the current common loon plate have until Nov. 30. Those who... Read more
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Business Wire
Gulf Shores, Ala. Begins Phase II of Public Beach Transformation, Master Planned by Atlanta’s TSWpedestrian and bicycle safety, and offer new family friendly recreation facilit
Business Wire / Posted 11 hours ago
pedestrian and bicycle safety, and offer new family friendly recreation facilities designed to protect the environment and wildlife habitat. www.tsw-design.com/gulf-place-master-plan-moving-forward/ Phase I addressed the western end of Gulf Place... Read more
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WBUP - WBKP Marquette
Goodbye loon, hello elk: DNR rolls out new plate designDNR Wildlife Division Chief Russ Mason said in a statement that the loon plate
WBUP - WBKP Marquette / Posted 12 hours ago
DNR Wildlife Division Chief Russ Mason said in a statement that the loon plate has helped raise over $2.6 million for wildlife habitats since 2006. All of the proceeds from the elk plate will continue to help wildlife management. Those... Read more
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Missoulian
Create new high-tech vision for national forestsin Montana? It should be possible to maintain highly valued recreation opportun
Missoulian / Posted 16 hours ago
in Montana? It should be possible to maintain highly valued recreation opportunities, scenic quality, water quality, and wildlife habitat and reduce the fire risk. We can have high-tech jobs and jobs in the woods to reduce fuels. Yes, I think we... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Elk is in, loon is out for Michigan's wildlife license plateDivision Chief Russ Mason said. “The loon license plate has had a long run, and
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
Division Chief Russ Mason said. “The loon license plate has had a long run, and helped to raise over $2.6 million for wildlife habitat since 2006.” The loon plate debuted in 2001, according to the Michigan Secretary of State. Once common in... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Final route selected for controversial power line project through part of northern Harfordpower lines will disrupt businesses and ruin the mainly rural appearance of the
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
power lines will disrupt businesses and ruin the mainly rural appearance of the countryside and disrupt watersheds and wildlife habitat. Opponents also say they believe some properties in agricultural preservation programs will be negatively... Read more
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The Fort Collins Coloradoan
GANNETT Syndication Serviceof a sheriff's deputy who was found unresponsive inside a house that burned in
The Fort Collins Coloradoan / Posted yesterday
of a sheriff's deputy who was found unresponsive inside a house that burned in Bayfield. The property would infringe on wildlife habitat and land crucial for flood prevention, argues environmental advocacy group Save the Poudre. Weeks after raw... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Kent Land Trust hosts successful benefitmost important fundraiser of the year and provides funding for its extensive wo
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 2 days ago
most important fundraiser of the year and provides funding for its extensive work to conserve natural resources including wildlife habitat, clean water, farmlands and unbroken expanses of woods; and to benefit the Kent community and larger public... Read more
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Vail Daily
Money-for-water experiment gaining steam in Colorado River basintoo. Saving water was part of it, but Botur also believes the program helps pro
Vail Daily / Posted 2 days ago
too. Saving water was part of it, but Botur also believes the program helps promote other goals, as well — conservation of wildlife habitat, fisheries and overall watershed health. Not to mention the value of avoiding future conflicts that will... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Prescribed burn emitting smoke from Pingree HillOn Monday, windy conditions delayed the burn until Tuesday. The goal of the bu
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 2 days ago
On Monday, windy conditions delayed the burn until Tuesday. The goal of the burns is to reduce hazardous fuels and improve wildlife habitat, the release said, and as many as 30 firefighters, including from local agencies and volunteer fire... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Prescribed burn planned near Cottonwood Passon the Aspen-Sopris Ranger District in Eagle County. The Cattle Creek prescrib
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 3 days ago
on the Aspen-Sopris Ranger District in Eagle County. The Cattle Creek prescribed burn is part of the 10-year Aspen-Sopris wildlife habitat improvement project, which is a landscape-level project that uses prescribed fire and mechanical treatments... Read more
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Vail Daily
Expect to see smoke from 1,200-acre prescribed burn south of Gypsum this weekThe agency asks people to not call 911 if they see smoke in the area. “Prescri
Vail Daily / Posted 3 days ago
The agency asks people to not call 911 if they see smoke in the area. “Prescribed fire is a cost-effective tool to improve wildlife habitat and reduce hazardous fuels,” Karen Schroyer, Aspen-Sopris District Ranger, said in the news release. “The... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Prescribed 1,200-acre burn planned this week north of El JebelThe agency asks people to not call 911 if they see smoke in the area. "Prescri
The Aspen Times / Posted 3 days ago
The agency asks people to not call 911 if they see smoke in the area. "Prescribed fire is a cost-effective tool to improve wildlife habitat and reduce hazardous fuels," Karen Schroyer, Aspen-Sopris District Ranger, said in the news release. "The... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
USDA accepting applications for conservation projectspractices include irrigation water management, irrigation storage reservoirs, n
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 3 days ago
practices include irrigation water management, irrigation storage reservoirs, nutrient management, and wildlife habitat management. Those interested in applying can do so at their local USDA Natural Resources Conservation... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Money-for-water experiment gaining steam in Colorado River basintoo. Saving water was part of it, but Botur also believes the program helps pro
Summit Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
too. Saving water was part of it, but Botur also believes the program helps promote other goals, as well — conservation of wildlife habitat, fisheries and overall watershed health. Not to mention the value of avoiding future conflicts that will... Read more
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The Fort Collins Coloradoan
GANNETT Syndication Serviceeverything you ever wanted to know about the boxelder bug, your new antennaed r
The Fort Collins Coloradoan / Posted 3 days ago
everything you ever wanted to know about the boxelder bug, your new antennaed roommate. The property would infringe on wildlife habitat and land crucial for flood prevention, argues environmental advocacy group Save the Poudre. Drones are... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
From Barren to Fertile Scaling Up Tigray's Experiencework is not only the recent gold award of the UN and World Future Council. The
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
work is not only the recent gold award of the UN and World Future Council. The restoration of indigenous vegetation and wildlife habitat are also tangible witnesses of the efforts. "Leopard, antelope, monkeys, apes and elephants are roaming in... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Money-for-water experiment gaining steam in Colorado River basintoo. Saving water was part of it, but Botur also believes the program helps pro
The Aspen Times / Posted 4 days ago
too. Saving water was part of it, but Botur also believes the program helps promote other goals, as well — conservation of wildlife habitat, fisheries and overall watershed health. Not to mention the value of avoiding future conflicts that will... Read more
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Vail Daily
Intermountain helicopter logging operations to continue week of Oct. 16of fuels available for wildfire, reduce the number of dead standing trees, rege
Vail Daily / Posted 4 days ago
of fuels available for wildfire, reduce the number of dead standing trees, regenerate areas of unhealthy aspen and improve wildlife habitat. The project's first phase began last October and was completed in August, with fuel reduction work... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Pile burning to be done in Carson, Bridgeport districtswildfires; reduce the risk of insect and disease outbreak; recycle nutrients th
Nevada Appeal / Posted 7 days ago
wildfires; reduce the risk of insect and disease outbreak; recycle nutrients that increase soil productivity; and improve wildlife habitat. Another benefit resulting from prescribed fire is a reduction in wildfire danger to local... Read more
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Columbia Star
SC Wildlife Federation to offer Autumn Botany Class Saturday, October 21 at Sesquicentennial State Parknatural diversity. The mission of the South Carolina Wildlife Federation is to
Columbia Star / Posted 7 days ago
natural diversity. The mission of the South Carolina Wildlife Federation is to conserve and restore South Carolina’s wildlife and wildlife habitat through education and advocacy. For more information, go to www.scwf.org or call (803)... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Ecologist issues Sierra Club ‘alert’ on trailclearly documents the very real and negative impacts to wildlife when recreatio
Aspen Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
clearly documents the very real and negative impacts to wildlife when recreational trails are developed through sensitive wildlife habitat. Pitkin County’s OST Department is proposing to develop a recreational trail through the Crystal River... Read more
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BC Local News
New cut level set for Prince George Timber Supply Areaconsideration winter range for ungulates, as well as habitat requirements for o
BC Local News / Posted 8 days ago
consideration winter range for ungulates, as well as habitat requirements for other wildlife, which are managed through wildlife habitat areas. “After reviewing all relevant factors on timber and non-timber resources, and taking into... Read more
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Caledonia Courier
New cut level set for Prince George Timber Supply Areaconsideration winter range for ungulates, as well as habitat requirements for o
Caledonia Courier / Posted 8 days ago
consideration winter range for ungulates, as well as habitat requirements for other wildlife, which are managed through wildlife habitat areas. “After reviewing all relevant factors on timber and non-timber resources, and taking into... Read more
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Omineca Express
New cut level set for Prince George Timber Supply Areaconsideration winter range for ungulates, as well as habitat requirements for o
Omineca Express / Posted 8 days ago
consideration winter range for ungulates, as well as habitat requirements for other wildlife, which are managed through wildlife habitat areas. “After reviewing all relevant factors on timber and non-timber resources, and taking into... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
What's Happening? Prescribed burn planned at Deer Haven and moreearly to mid-October. Approximately 107 acres of BLM land will be treated to re
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
early to mid-October. Approximately 107 acres of BLM land will be treated to reduce accumulated hazardous fuel and improve wildlife habitat. Targeted fuels include ponderosa pine, Gambel oak, decadent grasses and other ground fuel that has... Read more
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Business Wire
SAIC Awarded Contract by USDA Farm Service Agency for Conservation Programsa variety of farming and ranching related conservation issues including drinkin
Business Wire / Posted 9 days ago
a variety of farming and ranching related conservation issues including drinking water protection, reducing soil erosion, wildlife habitat preservation, preservation and restoration of forests and wetlands, and aiding farmers whose farms are... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Gulf Power grant to help dune lake restorationhabitat restoration. In addition to Gulf Power, Southern Company and NFWF, othe
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
habitat restoration. In addition to Gulf Power, Southern Company and NFWF, other public-private partners include the Wildlife Habitat Council, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the U.S. Forest Service, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
When managing wildlife habitats, look for the ‘lowest hole in the bucket’and would ultimately take away from the cover aspect of the habitat requirement
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 9 days ago
and would ultimately take away from the cover aspect of the habitat requirements. The lowest-hole-in-the-bucket concept is a broad-spectrum outlook of wildlife habitat management. There are many considerations to be made in the managemen... Read more
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New Kerala
Toronto to Manitoulin: The Path to Planting - newkerala news #279063through the 50 Million Tree program will help to sequester carbon, enhance and
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
through the 50 Million Tree program will help to sequester carbon, enhance and diversify Ontario's landscape, increase the capacity to withstand climate change, and contribute to wildlife habitat. Share it!Toronto to Manitoulin: The Path to Pla... Read more
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Philly.com
Rejected by its 'parent,' a quirky South Jersey nature center thrivesa “seamless transition” for the center. “We appreciate this partnership that c
Philly.com / Posted 10 days ago
a “seamless transition” for the center. “We appreciate this partnership that continues to connect people with the wildlife, habitat and water at Rancocas,” says Stiles. Rancocas continues to provide “an enormous amount of programming,”... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan forests vital to threatened speciesburn to regenerate Michigan’s aging state forests, control invasive species, re
Detroit Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
burn to regenerate Michigan’s aging state forests, control invasive species, remove hazardous wildfire fuels or improve wildlife habitat. In addition, the forests are managed for timber, recreation, aesthetic and ecological values. “Carefully... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Competing for corn rows and conservation: Debate continues on...water quality in the county today and that its acquistions provide as many wate
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 11 days ago
water quality in the county today and that its acquistions provide as many water quality benefits — if not more — than wildlife habitat benefits. "The most endangered ecosystems in North America today are grasslands and wetlands," Rall... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Preserve sage-grouse habitat plansof the 350 species that call this ecosystem home. Zinke’s proposed changes to t
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
of the 350 species that call this ecosystem home. Zinke’s proposed changes to the plans will have devastating effects on wildlife habitat for not just greater sage-grouse, but also mule deer, pronghorn and elk. The changes also threaten our... Read more
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New Kerala
Southern Company and partners announce 2017 waterway conservation grantsand coastal habitat restoration. In addition to Southern Company and NFWF, othe
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
and coastal habitat restoration. In addition to Southern Company and NFWF, other public-private partners include the Wildlife Habitat Council, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the U.S. Forest Service, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
USDA's $7.6M aids 2 flood projectsJonesboro Republican said the project also aims to alleviate flooding of cropla
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
Jonesboro Republican said the project also aims to alleviate flooding of cropland and grazing lands as well as improve wildlife habitat and water quality. "From meetings with the producers to conservation districts to local municipalities, for... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Harford getting more state funds for Deer Creek Valley land preservationmade applications this year, she said. “We are looking for properties to be co
Baltimore Sun / Posted 13 days ago
made applications this year, she said. “We are looking for properties to be considered for agricultural preservation, wildlife habitat protection, stream contour protection,” she said. Those who join the program are eligible to receive a... Read more
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The Hill
Congress, secure the future of our forests with the next farm billforest owners. Family forest owners are excited to work with Congress to expand
The Hill / Posted 13 days ago
forest owners. Family forest owners are excited to work with Congress to expand on this work, so the clean water and air, wildlife habitat, wood products and recreation these owners provide, can continue. Tom Martin is the president and CEO of... Read more
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The Star
Feeding the hungry one deer at a timePiedmont Area Wildlife Stewards are a Gaston County organization dedicated to t
The Star / Posted 14 days ago
Piedmont Area Wildlife Stewards are a Gaston County organization dedicated to the conservation of wildlife habitat and natural resources. So why are its members lending their support to a state program which aims to... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Oct. 6keep San Geronimo Golf Course open and the county can turn it into a showpiece
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 14 days ago
keep San Geronimo Golf Course open and the county can turn it into a showpiece for recycling water, wetlands and bird and wildlife habitat. Keep the prices low enough so we can all enjoy it. The course has kept development off the creek for... Read more
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Columbia Star
Carolina Bay FarmsHealing in Utah to learn about growing, making, and using herbal medicines. Th
Columbia Star / Posted 14 days ago
Healing in Utah to learn about growing, making, and using herbal medicines. The kitchen garden doubles as a certified wildlife habitat. Helms’s philosophy of land is to “let Mother Nature tell us what to do, not for us to change Mother... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Loggers buy $445,000 worth of timber from Crow Wing Countybased on principles that promote sustainable forest management, including meas
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 14 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. FSC's standards ensure forestry is... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Santa Clara water distict combating invasive vegetation growth along waterwaysby encroaching vegetation. "It's a large scale effort that will hopefully in t
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 15 days ago
by encroaching vegetation. "It's a large scale effort that will hopefully in turn increase the ecological habitat and wildlife habitat along the coyote creek corridor," said district vegetation manager Jennifer Codianne. Permits allow the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley Watershed Conference coming to Lehigh Universityrelated to the health of our forests and streams, including invasive plant spec
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
related to the health of our forests and streams, including invasive plant species and the detriments they create for wildlife habitat, biodiversity and water quality and quantity.” The Lehigh Valley Watershed Conference takes place at Lehigh... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
USDA Issues Farm Safety Net and Conservation Payments - USDA Issues Farm Safety Net and Conservation Payments Total Exceeds $9.6 Billion WASHINGTON Oct. 3 2017 - Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue today announced that over $9.6 billion in payme...and payment limitations. Also, as part of an ongoing effort to protect sensiti
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 16 days ago
and payment limitations. Also, as part of an ongoing effort to protect sensitive lands and improve water quality and wildlife habitat, USDA will begin issuing 2017 CRP payments this week to over 375,000 Americans. “American farmers and... Read more
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TribLIVE
Allegheny Land Trust looks to add 70 acres in Sewickley Valleya case that these properties are providing a benefit to the community,” Kraynyk
TribLIVE / Posted 17 days ago
a case that these properties are providing a benefit to the community,” Kraynyk said. “There's value in the beauty and the wildlife habitat.” There are three parcels within this 70 acres which are scenic and visible from the highways in the... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
City Club of Chicago: Chicago Zoological Society President & CEO Dr. Stuart Strahlto develop lasting partnerships in the U.S. and Latin America, resulting in pre
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 17 days ago
to develop lasting partnerships in the U.S. and Latin America, resulting in preservation of over 30 million acres of wildlife habitat and over $18 billion in conservation funding. Stuart received his B.A. degree in Biology from Bates... Read more
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