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Yesterday | The Macon Telegraph

Kudzu that ate South heading north as climate changes

As the climate warms, the vine that ate the South is starting to gnaw at parts of the North, too.

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Related Topix: Ohio, Charitable Organizations, Agriculture, Science, Weather, US News, United States Department of Agriculture, Entomology

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Goldstream Gazette

COLUMN: Highlands covenants being monitored

Between July 28 and Aug. 1, stewardship staff from the Nature Conservancy of Canada will be making their annual visit to dozens of properties in Highlands to ensure that the natural values of those properties are being properly managed and cared for.

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Related Topix: Charitable Organizations, North America, Canada, World News, Science, Ecology

Fri Jul 25, 2014

TreeHugger

Coastal wetlands could protect New York City from storms - and the...

Few would associate New York City, often dubbed the "concrete jungle," with biodiversity, but New York is home to 26 distinct habitats, and 230 species of bees.

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Related Topix: New York, New York Government, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, Charitable Organizations

The Washington Post

Kudzu That Ate South Heads North as Climate Changes: Commodities

As the climate warms, the vine that ate the U.S. South is starting to gnaw at parts of the North, too.

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Related Topix: Ohio, Charitable Organizations, Agriculture, Science, Weather, US News, United States Department of Agriculture, Entomology

Thu Jul 24, 2014

KAPP-TV Yakima

YVCC Students Quadcopter to Aid With Potential Fire Areas

Four students and a professor at yakima valley community college have teamed up with the nature conservancy to create a quad-copter to aid in forrest health and restoration.

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Related Topix: Charitable Organizations

NewsReview.com

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Teen interns work with the Nature Conservancy in Nevada on environmental and conservation projects as part of the Leaders in Environmental Action for the Future program.

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Related Topix: Charitable Organizations, Reno, NV

Wed Jul 23, 2014

KPUA-AM Hilo

Retired doctor donates Hawaii Island forest land

The Nature Conservancy says it's received a gift of South Kona forest land that has never been cleared or grazed.

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Related Topix: Charitable Organizations, Honolulu, HI

Sackville Tribune-Post

Dorchester's Sandpiper Festival set for this weekend

The village of Dorchester will be a busy spot this weekend as it hosts the annual Sandpiper Festival.

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Related Topix: Charitable Organizations, Canada,

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Day

Nature Conservancy interns 'making a difference'

Getting to spend their work day at Griswold Point, where great white egrets, lighthouses and acrobatic least terns adorn lapping marine waters, is a special experience in its own right.

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Related Topix: Charitable Organizations, Western Connecticut State University, Danbury, CT

RedOrbit

Unique Research Collaboration Uncovers Grizzly...

A novel, First Nations-led research collaboration has revealed a previously undocumented grizzly bear aggregation in coastal British Columbia, one of the most southerly aggregations of salmon-feeding grizzlies in North America.

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Related Topix: Dna, Pop/Rock, Science, Ecology, Charitable Organizations

Sun Jul 20, 2014

SFGate

Uses for spill planning tool expands

A program originally brought to Alaska to support oil spill planning and response efforts in Cook Inlet has since expanded to most of the state with uses from coastal monitoring to art and education.

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Related Topix: Alaska, Geology, Science, Charitable Organizations

Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Leaf-Chronicle

Caves near Clarksville gated to save batsCaves near Clarksville gated ...

Caves near Clarksville gated to save bats The Nature Conservancy takes up the cause of bats, targets ways to combat deadly fungus.

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Related Topix: Clarksville, TN, Charitable Organizations, Montgomery County, TN, Cookeville, TN, Entomology, Science

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Business Journal

Businesses join effort to thin forests

The Nature Conservancy, along with PNM, Avalon Trust, Wells Fargo and Dekker/Perich/Sabatini, is launching a new fundraising effort to help thin the Cibola National Forest in an effort to prevent damage to the area's water supply.

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Related Topix: Charitable Organizations, Energy, PNM Resources, Weather, Albuquerque, NM, Santa Fe, NM

Garden Rant

Are you a "New Conservationist"? by Susan Harris

In a recent issue of the New Yorker I learned that the current head of the Nature Conservancy is a "new conservationist" who's butting heads with "traditional conservationists."

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Related Topix: New York, Charitable Organizations, Science, Ecology, Home Gardening, Home

KIMA

YVCC students test quadcopter built to monitor forest restoration

Students at YVCC got to see their efforts put into action Thursday. They built a quadcopter to monitor restoration work in forests.

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Related Topix: Charitable Organizations, Yakima, WA

Post Register

LA teenagers head to Idaho for conservation work

Kevin Escalante, a student from the Environmental Charter High School in Lawndale, Calif., works his way up a hillside collecting flea beetles in the White Owl Butte area near Rexburg.

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Related Topix: Family, Teenagers, Rexburg, ID, Charitable Organizations, Idaho Falls, ID

TreeHugger

How Morro Bay went from a national disaster to a sustainable success story

Morro Bay leaders banded together to revive their fishing heritage, create stable jobs, improve the health of our oceans and provide fresh seafood for consumers.

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Related Topix: Morro Bay, CA, Life, Food, Seafood, Charitable Organizations

Science Daily

Study led by indigenous people uncovers grizzly bear 'highway' in coastal British Columbia

A novel, First Nations-led research collaboration has revealed a previously undocumented grizzly bear aggregation in coastal British Columbia, one of the most southerly aggregations of salmon-feeding grizzlies in North America.

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Related Topix: Dna, Pop/Rock, Science, Ecology, Charitable Organizations

Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Five reasons to run; Summer Restoration Corps; Pustizzi; BEN Column, July 17, update 3

The column that says the heavy equipment moving into the city park to repair the Raceway should draw a standing ovation from Bridgeton's long-suffering faithful.

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Related Topix: Vineland, NJ, Newfield, NJ, Rutgers University, Charitable Organizations

WCHS-TV Charleston

Traveling West Virginia streaming video

Secluded amid a 3,600-acre string of protected peaks on North Fork Mountain lies The Nature Conservancy's Pike Knob - a 1,600-acre preserve boasting some of the finest views in the state.

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