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  1. Walk the WallsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Block Island Times

    ... Meet at the corner of West Side Road and Old Mill Road. Co-sponsored by Block Island Conservancy and The Nature Conservancy. Come experience the topography of the agricultural fields that almost completely covered Block Island from the late 1600's ...

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  2. The Second Annual Samuel Cunard Prize for Vision, Courage and Creativity Awarded to John RisleyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | PR Newswire

    Cunard , along with the Canadian Maritime Heritage Foundation and the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, will award the second annual Samuel Cunard Prize for Vision, Courage and Creativity to The Samuel Cunard Prize was inaugurated in 2015 to celebrate the company's 175th Anniversary in the ancestral home of its founder Sir , sits on the Board of a number of charitable organizations. He is Chair of Futurpreneur Canada and co-Chair of the Capital Campaign for the Nature Conservancy.

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  3. Interns help preserve river faunaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Record-Courier

    ... of Environmental Action for the Future. According to the LEAF website it is a partnership between The Nature Conservancy and a network of environmentally themed high schools across the nation that gives kids the opportunity to intern with ...

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  4. Land Trust Alliance Announces Wendy Jackson as New Executive Vice PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... and programs, and we look forward to welcoming her to the Alliance team." Jackson, who worked for The Nature Conservancy from 1993 to 2001 as director of land protection and government relations for Alabama, said she's eager to join the Alliance and ...

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  5. Hydropower: America's overlooked renewable energy sourceRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Columbian

    ... a dam, we destroy a river in one form or another." Tara Moberg, a senior freshwater scientist at The Nature Conservancy, which provided input to the new report, said the group does see significant potential for more hydropower but only if it is done ...

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  6. Human-made changes to environment may affect drinking waterRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... an increase in human populations and activities nearby, said Robert McDonald, a lead scientist with the Nature Conservancy and the lead author of the new paper. When this happens, cities must sometimes build more complex - and more expensive - water ...

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  7. Sea Change Radio: Jeremy Hance on Big Conservation, Segment 1Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | A-Infos Radio Project

    Do you ever wonder what impact well-known wildlife groups like the Nature Conservancy and the World Wildlife Fund are having? Our guest today on Sea Change Radio is Jeremy Hance, an environmental journalist whose recent four-part series for Mongabay.com, "Conservation, Divided," thoughtfully investigates how the field of global wildlife conservation has changed over the past 30 years.

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  8. Park-goer believed to have set fire to natural pool on EnchantedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MySanAntonio.com

    ... ... more 5. It would have been turned into a quarry in 1978 if not for Lady Bird Johnson: Before the Nature Conservancy purchased the property for $1.3 million, quarriers were interested in buying the site. According to TPWD Magazine , Johnson asked ...

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  9. What we're doing to the environment may be costing us our drinking waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... an increase in human populations and activities nearby, said Robert McDonald, a lead scientist with the Nature Conservancy and the lead author of the new paper. When this happens, cities must sometimes build more complex - and more expensive - water ...

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  10. Wild Side: Chloealtis: To find the grasshopper, you must be the grasshopperRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... of orthoptera specimens taken in 1992 by the local biologist and educator Kendra Buresch. Working for the Nature Conservancy at the time, Kendra snagged these at various Conservancy properties as part of a broader survey of plants and animals. The ...

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  11. Blueberries connect generations with natureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Monadnock Ledger-Transcript

    ... and Maine. A great place to find lowbush in New Hampshire are in the Ossipee Pine Barrens, where The Nature Conservancy has restored fire to pitch pine/scrub oak habitat, reviving berries in the process. Our camp in Maine is in the heart of ...

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  12. Workshop Aug. 11: stream crossings that work for both people and wildlifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Republican Journal

    ... Trust, and Waldo County Soil and Water Conservation District. Funding for the program was provided by the Nature Conservancy in Maine through a grant from the NOAA Office of Habitat Conservation.

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  13. Drones: the good, the bad and the uglyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | High Country News

    ... how you can lose track of 2,000 bison on a 45,000-acre unfenced pasture," says Chris Prague, Colorado Nature Conservancy senior conservation ecologist. But last year, The Nature Conservancy counted the herd using an increasingly ubiquitous ...

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  14. Trek through Tannersville Cranberry Bog a unique experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... State Museum of Pennsylvania in Harrisburg. The Tannersville bog never yielded its secrets because The Nature Conservancy purchased it after recognizing that its riches extend beyond peat. Two years after the hurricanes hit, the conservancy ...

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  15. Sausalito hillside home project remains hotly debatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... d no longer support Marincello. Gulf Oil dropped its backing by 1970. Eventually the land was sold to the Nature Conservancy and it became part of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area.

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  16. Channel Islands: Adventurous daytripping in California's own GalapagosRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... wool to Civil War soldiers, as well as from more modern grazing ventures. The National Park Service and Nature Conservancy are working to restore the Channel Islands to the topography of the distant past, when Island Chumash lived here. (Photo ...

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  17. Social Impact Startup, Ching, Launches Online Shopping Experience to Transform How Millennials DonateRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | PRWeb

    ... for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) a- Charity: Water a- International Rescue Committee a- The Nature Conservancy a- Girl Up a- No Kid Hungry "Over the course of my 20-year career in philanthropy, I recognized the need to completely revamp ...

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  18. Minnesota prairies see decline in butterfliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Post-Bulletin

    Walking a tract of Nature Conservancy-owned prairie outside Moorhead, Runquist caught a glimpse of a Dakota skipper, a thumbnail-sized, orange and brown butterfly, Minnesota Public Radio News reported. It perched atop a coneflower before disappearing into the prairie grass.

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  19. Saranac Lake Resort project wins planning board approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | North County Public Radio

    ... on health care and senior housing investments. He was a board member of the Adirondack Chapter of The Nature Conservancy for 10 years. This new information was issued as Saranac Lake's planning board finalized its exhaustive, months-long review of ...

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  20. Nature: A Better, Faster, Cost-Effective Answer for Climate Resilience?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Triple Pundit

    ... in these ecosystem services, there are many needs and players to engage at multiple scales. The Nature Conservancy and other partners are already trying to answer these questions. A joint report with the Natural Capital Project suggests that 16 ...

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