Nature Conservancy Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Eric Vogelsberg: NTSA recommendation comes from well-designed processRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 31 | Daily Camera

    Captivated by Boulder's special environment, I've been a resident since 1978, avidly hiking, climbing, running, and biking locally and throughout Colorado. I'm also a dedicated conservationist who recycles obsessively, lives in a small townhouse, and is a legacy donor to the Nature Conservancy.

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  2. Doctor's orders for tallgrass prairie: More fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 31 | UPI

    ... prairie is a 8,600-acre native tallgrass prairie bioreserve owned and managed by Kansas State and The Nature Conservancy. It is located in the Flint Hills region of northeastern Kansas. Researchers say prescribed burns are the most economical ...

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  3. Jerry Brown's VP Odds Plunge as Court May Strike Cap & TradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 31 | Breitbart.com

    ... and the ARB should it choose to do so. Cara Horowitz, a UCLA School of Law professor that represents the Nature Conservancy, told the Los Angeles Times : "The questions suggest that the court might be inclined to use a standard for judging whether ...

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  4. This week in Shelter Island historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 31 | Shelter Island Reporter

    ... of the Island off the tax rolls. POSTSCRIPT: Today, Mashomack Preserve, under the auspices of The Nature Conservancy, is a valued part of what makes Shelter Island special, despite it being off the tax rolls. Signs of brown water in West Neck Harbor ...

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  5. Ecologists Advise an Increase in Prescribed Grassland Burning to Maintain Ecosystem, LivelihoodRead the original story

    Tuesday May 31 | Newswise

    ... Station, an 8,600-acre native tallgrass prairie jointly owned by Kansas State University and The Nature Conservancy, to satellite fire maps of the Flint Hills from 2000 to 2010. The satellite data used in the study - "Assessing the Potential for ...

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  6. Ecologists advise an increase in prescribed grassland burning to maintain ecosystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 30 | EurekAlert!

    ... Station, an 8,600-acre native tallgrass prairie jointly owned by Kansas State University and The Nature Conservancy, to satellite fire maps of the Flint Hills from 2000 to 2010. The satellite data used in the study -- "Assessing the Potential for ...

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  7. Dam removal a $4M solution to no problem, N.J. township arguesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 30 | NJ.com

    ... would be replaced with solar panels at the nearby Pequest Trout Hatchery, according to the mayor and The Nature Conservancy. Starrs said the dam is property of the DEP, and the agencies came to the township in December with the proposal to remove ...

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  8. Only 1 per cent of Australia's shellfish reefs remainRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | The Age

    Up to 99 per cent of Australia's shellfish reefs have been wiped out by human activity since European settlement, a new report has found. A new report produced by James Cook University and The Nature Conservancy found the main cause of shellfish reef destruction to be European settlement.

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  9. 'They are evil monsters that attack us night and day'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... are also surprisingly swift on land, clocking in at an estimated 29 to 48 km/h, according to the Nature Conservancy . "Hippo pods are led by dominant males, which can weigh 6000 pounds (2720kg) or more," according to a Smithsonian magazine article ...

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  10. Planners launch Cottonwood Trails MasterplanRead the original story

    May 28, 2016 | Verde Independent

    ... and to things of interest. The city began to work on that and then we got a $45,000 grant from the Nature Conservancy and hired Norris Design to come in. They are landscape architects and planners and will take what we've got and make sense of it." ...

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  11. Family of lost hiker won't second-guess Maine over searchRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | The Decatur Daily

    ... s to two causes that would've been important to her, the Maine Association for Search and Rescue, and the Nature Conservancy.

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  12. Family of lost Tenn. hiker wona t second-guess Maine over searchRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | WKRN

    ... s to two causes that would've been important to her, the Maine Association for Search and Rescue, and the Nature Conservancy.

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  13. Family of lost hiker who died in Maine not angry with rescuersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | New York Daily News

    ... s to two causes that would've been important to her: the Maine Association for Search and Rescue, and the Nature Conservancy.

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  14. Environmentalists Sue Feds Over Development in Crucial AZ Bird HabitatRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Phoenix New Times

    ... Mexico into Arizona, meeting up with the Gila River near the town of Winkelman. According to the Nature Conservancy, it sustains 84 species of mammals, 14 species of fish, and 41 species of reptiles and amphibians. The 143-mile river is considered ...

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  15. Ouray County - Land trust narrows focus after 16 yearsRead the original story

    May 27, 2016 | Ouray County Plaindealer

    ... historic and scenic locations in Ouray County. Around 1990, the former Ridgway mayor was working for The Nature Conservancy, a land trust organization with the goal of viewing land conservation through business-tinted lenses. "In my view, The Nature ...

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  16. Lo Wai-yan of the Conservancy Association showing the Mikania...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | South China Morning Post

    ... (an area roughly the size of California) suffering from invasive plant infestations, according to The Nature Conservancy. To explore these invasions is simply fascinating. Who could imagine that something as benign-sounding as South African ...

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  17. Can cutting down trees protect New Mexico's water?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | High Country News

    ... it's what came next that really galvanized Laura McCarthy, a Santa Fe-based conservation director for The Nature Conservancy. Like many that summer, McCarthy watched the fire with a sinking feeling. Shortly after the fire quit its rampage, ...

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  18. Nature's Answer to Climate RiskRead the original story

    May 26, 2016 | Project Syndicate

    ... the Seychelles announced a first-of-its-kind "debt for nature" swap with its Paris Club creditors and The Nature Conservancy. The swap will allow the country to redirect $21.6 million of its debt toward investment in a comprehensive approach to ...

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  19. Elewana Debuts the Luxury Losiaba Tented Camp in Kenya | hospitalitydesign.comRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Hospitality Net

    Luxury camp and lodging management company Elewana has launched the upscale Losiaba Tented Camp on the 56,000-acre Losiaba Conservancy in Kenya. The conservancy serves as a vital sanctuary for more than 700 individually identified elephants migrating between the dry and wet seasons through the Losiaba corridor, one of the longest elephant migrations in Africa.a Part of the Elewana Collection's 15 properties, the camp, located on a 600- foot escarpment and supported by the Nature Conservancy , offers unparalleled views of the Laikipia Plains and Mount Kenya and a low ecological footprint.

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  20. Tennessee State Parks Asks Public Not to Move FirewoodRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | Clarksville Online

    Tennessee State Parks, in partnership with the Department of Agriculture Division of Forestry and The Nature Conservancy, is advising the public of a new policy regarding bringing firewood into parks. Beginning June 1st, Tennessee State Parks will advise visitors to use certified heat-treated wood.

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