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  1. Commission takes no action on personnel ma...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... Department of Wildlife, Park and Tourism and the 7,694 acre Cheyenne Bottoms Preserve managed by The Nature Conservancy. Wolf said it has been a busy year at the center. Total contacts increased 3 percent over the previous year, with almost 24,000 ...

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  2. How California Uses Forests - and Economic Forces - to Fight Climate ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Huffington Post

    The Garcia River Forest in California is one of the first forests and the largest to be recognized as a verified source of carbon credits in the U.S. Mark Tercek is the president and CEO of the Nature Conservancy and author of Nature's Fortune . Follow Mark on Twitter @MarkTercek .

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  3. 'Hidden fish' genus described for 2 new weakly electric mormyrid species from GabonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | EurekAlert!

    ... found on an expedition to Gabon's Ogooue River in September 2014, jointly sponsored by CENAREST and The Nature Conservancy . It was after nightfall on the Ogooue, beside Doume Falls, when Sullivan and the other team members caught the one odd fish ...

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  4. Environmental Economist to Speak About Sustainable Conservation at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... the Enterprise for the America's Board by President Clinton in 2000. He began his career in 1976 with The Nature Conservancy, serving as the organization's western region land steward, and later became the director of the California Nature ...

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  5. DAVIS, Brian McCormickRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Dayton Daily News

    ... wildlife management and outdoor education programs including the Smoky Mountain Institute at Tremont; the Nature Conservancy and Glen Helen Nature Preserve. Brian shared a long career in historic home painting and restoration at Craftsman House ...

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  6. Long Island Nitrogen Action Plan targets pollution in waterwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Newsday

    ... about the process. "We really like the watershed approach," Carl LoBue, senior marine scientist with The Nature Conservancy, said at the meeting in Hempstead on Wednesday. Adrienne Esposito, executive director of Citizens Campaign for the ...

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  7. The Red-cockaded Woodpeckers of Boiling Spring Lakes, NCRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | Southport Times

    ... Spring Lakes as a whole, saving the individual property owners from having to handle it themselves. The Nature Conservancy has stepped up to the plate as well. Having acquired 6,500 acres around the Boiling Spring Lakes community, they are in the ...

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  8. Cheryl Kimball's Nature Talks: Amidst changes during the year, the yearly cycle stays the sameRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | UnionLeader.com

    ... called attention to this ludicrous idea - John Harrigan for a while now, Gail Fisher last weekend. The Nature Conservancy recently released a statement with the following comments: "We do not believe that there is any demonstrated biological or ...

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  9. Prairie chicken project continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    ... they will disperse." After the program ended, Fran Harty, Illinois special projects director for the The Nature Conservancy, and Bill Glass, prairie ecologist at Midewin, sounded willing to try to accommodate prairie chickens somewhere on Midewin's ...

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  10. The true value of crows and jaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Birder's World

    ... and three colleagues from the Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center, Cornell Lab of Ornithology, and Nature Conservancy. Corvids store seeds in small caches spread across the landscape, a behavior called scatter-hoarding. The birds typically cache more ...

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  11. Conservationists Celebrate Success Of Eagles In Illinois Friday, February 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | WIKY-FM Evansville

    The population of eagles in Illinois has hit record numbers in recent years, and conservationists are celebrating the bird's success this weekend. The Nature Conservancy will host Eagle Day on Saturday at the Emiquon Preserve and other sites in central Illinois.

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  12. CAP Entity names Gutierrez executive directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Silver City Sun-News

    ... He was chosen to serve as the NM CAP Entity's executive director, beginning Feb. 22. Martha Cooper of The Nature Conservancy, an alternate representative to the entity for the Upper Gila Irrigation Association, presented the group with a study of ...

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  13. Youth Identifies 225 Bird Species in KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | AmmoLand

    ... book, Birds of Cheyenne Bottoms. Dr. Penner is the land steward and avian projects coordinator for the Nature Conservancy at Cheyenne Bottoms. Whether it's time spent outdoors, or time spent with the ones you love that will get you out the front ...

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  14. The year of the golden monkeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | TreeHugger

    ... Cultural Institute, and the Cultural Associate of the Committee of 100 have joined together with The Nature Conservancy to celebrate the New York City Lunar New Year 2016 by calling attention to the plight of the Yunnan Golden Monkey and highlight ...

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  15. New Mexico CAP Entity names executive director late in meetingRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Grant County Beat

    The New Mexico Central Arizona Project Entity held its February 2016 meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 2, at the Grant County Administration Center Martha Cooper of The Nature Conservancy and alternate representative to the entity for the Upper Gila Irrigation Association presented a study of diversion structure options for the Cliff-Gila Valley, New Mexico. "Some of its characteristics make the Gila River unique," Cooper said.

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  16. Seychelles: Dicaprio Donates U.S.$1 Million to Combat Climate ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | AllAfrica.com

    ... Dogley, told SNA the government is also receiving assistance from the U.S. environmental organization The Nature Conservancy. "A number of them together with Leonardo DiCaprio have agreed to give Seychelles $5 million. This year in Davos he revealed ...

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  17. Revel with the raptors: Enjoy eagles, entertainment at Arlington festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | HeraldNet

    ... at 9 a.m. Saturday at the park. Another bird walk is planned from 10 a.m. to noon at the Port Susan Bay Nature Conservancy, at the end of Boe Road in Stanwood. There will be chances to use binoculars and spotting scopes to get close-up looks at ...

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  18. Jays and crows act as ecosystem engineersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | EurekAlert!

    ... and his colleagues at the Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center, Cornell Lab of Ornithology, and The Nature Conservancy explores specific examples of such relationships from around the world. In Europe, Eurasian Jays are proving to be a crucial ally for ...

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  19. Celebrate NYC's first-ever Lunar New Year school holiday with FREE festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Examiner.com

    ... tours of an art exhibition going on concurrently, an MC, prizes, and a special video presentation by The Nature Conservancy on the endangered golden monkey and the environment. Other, FREE, family-friendly events will also be taking places in the ...

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  20. Expert Voices - Lynn ScarlettRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | LiveScience

    Lynn Scarlett is the global managing director for public policy at The Nature Conservancy, leading policy in the United States and the 35 countries in which the Conservancy operates with a focus on climate and nature-based solutions. Most recently, she was the deputy secretary and chief operating officer of the U.S. Department of the Interior and served at Interior as the Acting Secretary of the Interior in 2006.

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