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  1. USAID Launches USD$12.5 million Caribbean Marine Biodiversity Program in CarriacouRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bajan Reporter

    ... through a USD$10 million investment by USAID, with an additional USD$2.5 million contribution by The Nature Conservancy (TNC), which leads an NGO consortium charged with its implementation. NGO partners will implement various activities at the local ...

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  2. Conservationist: Apocalyptic views about climate change don't work to change mindsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Greeley Tribune

    ... need to work with those in the energy industry. As an example, he said, he and a team from The Nature Conservancy worked with DOW Chemical in the past four to five years to reduce its footprint, and it became a lasting partnership that worked for ...

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  3. Photographer Arthur Roy wins The Nature Conservancy Photo CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sydney Morning Herald

    Even the most amateur photographer knows that it takes a whole lot of patience to get the perfect shot - even more so when you're waiting on creatures in the wild. And so it makes the winning image of this year's Nature Conservancy Australia Photo Competition all the more impressive.

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  4. California drought may exacerbate wildlife-human encountersRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    ... change in water availability," said Dick Cameron, a scientist who studies habitat fragmentation for The Nature Conservancy in California. Diane Nicholas believes a dearth of water and fresh vegetation in the Sierra Foothills is behind what's been ...

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  5. Coca-Cola To Reach Water Sustainability Goal Five Years EarlyRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Water Online

    ... where it operates. To come up with its number on replenishment, Coke and its partner, the nonprofit Nature Conservancy, measured the amount of water it reclaimed through various conservation efforts around the globe -- everything from tallgrass ...

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  6. Guest Commentary: Losing the wild in wildernessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Denver Post

    ... who does not remain." We don't remain but leave plenty behind! In the August/September 2015 issue of Nature Conservancy, they mention an article from another periodical, PLoS Biology, that there are 8 billion (that's a B and not an M) annual visits ...

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  7. Vehicle access coming to Ka'u Forest ReserveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | West Hawaii Today

    ... to Three Mountain Alliance include the Hawaii Department of Agriculture; Kuahiwi Contractors Inc.; The Nature Conservancy; Hawaii Volcanoes National Park and the County of Hawaii Game Management Advisory Commission. A permit will not be required for ...

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  8. Pa Sers copes with sudden death of Pe officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | PE Hub

    ... who supported his community through The Salvation Army, American Red Cross, his local food bank and The Nature Conservancy. Michael will be greatly missed," Lenfest said. Beblo joined PA SERS in August 2012 after working at the Alfred I. duPont ...

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  9. Interior and Agriculture Appoint 18 to Wildlife and Hunting Heritage Conservation CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Kos

    ... Wayne Hubbard (Urban American Outdoors) Winifred Kessler (The Wildlife Society) Robert Manes (The Nature Conservancy) Frederick Maulson (Great Lakes Indian Fish & Wildlife Commission) Robert Model (Boone and Crockett Club) Miles Moretti (Mule Deer ...

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  10. USAID launches US$12.5 million Caribbean marine biodiversity program in CarriacouRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... through a US$10 million investment by USAID, with an additional USD$2.5 million contribution by The Nature Conservancy (TNC), which leads an NGO consortium charged with its implementation. NGO partners will implement various activities at the local ...

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  11. Capital Region Water moves ahead on conservation easement sale of reservoir landRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | PennLive.com

    ... to the availability of funds through the Army's Compatible Use Buffer program at Fort Indiantown Gap. The Nature Conservancy and Ward Burton Wildlife Foundation propose to buy the easement with ACUB funds, which are intended to help protect land ...

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  12. Stienstra: New wonderland in Tahoea s Granite Chief wildsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | SFGate

    ... Nevada and the headwaters of the American River. Below are 10,000 acres of headwaters forest that the Nature Conservancy, American River Conservancy and the Sierra Northern Partnership bought this month for $10.1 million. They will manage the land ...

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  13. With Water Crisis Here, Funds Part of Solution, Boccaletti SaysRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Washington Post

    With $10 trillion of infrastructure needs between now and 2030 amid climate change, rising seas and growing populations, water is becoming a fundamental risk to the global economy, according to the world's biggest non-profit conservation group. "The crisis is becoming very material, we're in it now," Giulio Boccaletti, global managing director of water at The Nature Conservancy, said at the World Water Week conference in Stockholm.

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  14. Vt. timber rattlesnakes face fungal diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Williston Observer

    ... also keeps close tabs on snake sightings among members of the public. Additionally, Blodgett notes, the Nature Conservancy in Vermont has made a concerted effort to save land that is important to the survival of these species. Much of the funding ...

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  15. Future economic growth could impact environmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... the next quarter century. Darryl Boudreau, the Pensacola-based director of government relations for the Nature Conservancy, wants to ensure steps are taken to preserve crucial resources like water. "If we're truly successful in growing our economy, ...

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  16. Access to Tahoe wonderlands expandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | SFGate

    ... Nevada and the headwaters of the American River. Below are 10,000 acres of headwaters forest that the Nature Conservancy, American River Conservancy and the Sierra Northern Partnership bought this month for $10.1 million. They will manage the land ...

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  17. Capital Region Water to vote on whether to negotiate conservation easement saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | PennLive.com

    ... timber the land, which is estimated to generate $4-12 million over 20 years. The easement would be to the Nature Conservancy and Ward Burton Wildlife Foundation, using funds from the Army's Compatible Use Buffer program at Fort Indiantown Gap. The ...

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  18. Scientists use industrial kitchen to save sagebrush steppeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... and we're seeing them convert to cheatgrass over and over," said Jay Kerby , a project manager with The Nature Conservancy who works on the pasta maker project. "To me, that's a failure." Scientists at the Burns research station discovered as many ...

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  19. Celebrate natural resources at annual Boots & BBQ eventRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The record Online

    ... of the Garden Club of Virginia as well as former board member of the Virginia Outdoors Foundation, the Nature Conservancy, the Virginia Historical Society and the Virginia Department of Historic Resources. The volunteer board of the NNLC hosts the ...

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  20. Game and Fish kills problem bear near Hart Prairie northwest of FlagstaffRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Navaho Hopi Observer

    ... location frequently utilized by children, caused damage to residences, and most recently showed up at the Nature Conservancy (TNC) property at Hart Prairie. Game and Fish officers spoke with area residents, provided information on how to bear proof ...

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