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  1. 'Recycle for Nature' to Benefit Water Conservation Efforts in Arizona's Verde RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WebWire

    The Salt and Verde Rivers, which are the primary renewable water supply for two million people in Phoenix, will benefit from a new partnership announced by PepsiCo and The Nature Conservancy today.

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  2. ECOdept Launches New Business In The Travel SectorRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Emailwire.com

    ... to giving back by supporting charitable work to protect our ecology. ECOdept supports the work of The Nature Conservancy - a leading conservation organisation that undertakes projects to protect ecologically important lands and waters. The company ...

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  3. Where the wild remains: The best map I've seenRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... of Land Management, tribal and state lands, and even protected land under private ownership, such as Nature Conservancy -owned preserves. These areas represent many levels of so-called protection, from the strict hands-off rules of wilderness to ...

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  4. Free workshop on adelgid protection Free workshop planned to help...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... Tennessee Division of Forestry, Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency, the National Park Service, and The Nature Conservancy. Registration is required by Sept. 5. To register, contact Heather Slayton with the Tennessee Division of Forestry at ...

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  5. NOAA Lists 20 Coral Species As Threatened Due To Climate Change, Fishing And PollutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ThinkProgress

    ... in Nature Communications. Michael Beck, one of the authors of the report and senior scientist for the Nature Conservancy, told ThinkProgress in May that, despite major threats from ocean acidification and warming, coral reefs "can be resilient" and ...

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  6. Brazil Vows Sao Paulo Water Supply Under Control as Basins DryRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    ... problem and people don't exactly know what is going on," said Samuel Barreto, a coordinator with the Nature Conservancy. "The government must better inform the population." Marco Antonio Barros, superintendent of water production of Sabesp, ...

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  7. Fifty acres in Lyme added to national wildlife refugeRead the original story

    Yesterday | TheDay.Com

    Lyme The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service has acquired 50 acres in Whalebone Cove from The Nature Conservancy that will be added to 66 acres there already owned by the service as part of the Silvio O. Conte National Fish and Wildlife Refuge.

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  8. East Hampton will use $10M in federal funds to buy flood-prone lots in AmagansettRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Newsday

    ... llow residents to "reclaim the value of their properties." Nancy Kelley, the Long Island director for the Nature Conservancy, said the purchases will restore the "coastal floodplain and the many natural benefits it provides to people and nature."

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  9. Environmental bond bill includes $37M for Fall RiverRead the original story

    Wednesday | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... protection, aquatic restoration and climate change resiliency," Wayne Klockner, state director of The Nature Conservancy in Massachusetts, said in a statement. "The Conservancy looks forward to continued collaboration on bond-funded projects with ...

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  10. Botswana Bushmen to Sue Government Over Hunting BanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Scoop

    ... for Wildlife, a coalition of conservation organizations including WWF, Conservation International and The Nature Conservancy, and supported by President Khama. Many large conservation organizations fail to distinguish between illegal poachers and ...

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  11. Town of East Hampton Wins $9.9 M Federal Grant to Buy Flood-Prone PropertiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Patch.com

    ... Resources Conservation Service under the United States Department of Agriculture, with the support of the Nature Conservancy. The grant, which was awarded through the federal Emergency Watershed Protection Program, will be used to purchase ...

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  12. Simons Griffin Financial Launches Code for Good Challenge in Hong KongRead the original story

    Wednesday | Release News

    ... over a two-day period. Winners in Hong Kong developed an interactive and educational application for the Nature Conservancy, an organization aiming to raise awareness of nature among young people. Their application highlighted notable aspects of the ...

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  13. East Hampton Wins $9.9 Million Federal Grant to Acquire Flood-Prone PropertiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sag Harbor Online

    ... have expressed interest in this project. "With the help of this grant, achieved with the support of the Nature Conservancy and the hard work of Kim Shaw of the Town Natural Resources Department, we can preserve building parcels that will otherwise ...

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  14. National Park Service Assesses Methods to Control Nonnative Ants on Santa Cruz IslandRead the original story

    Tuesday | Channel Islands National Park

    ... that should be considered as the plan is developed. The project is being prepared in partnership with The Nature Conservancy (TNC) which owns some of the land where the Argentine ants occur. Argentine ants, thought to have been accidentally ...

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  15. Town Wins $9.9 Million for Lazy Point LandRead the original story

    Tuesday | The East Hampton Star

    ... resources director, coordinated the effort to reach out to property owners in conjunction with the Nature Conservancy. Some of the properties are vacant. On those that are not, "houses and other manmade structures that already stand on these plots ...

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  16. Questions, concerns stall trail work in DummerstonRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... it comes out to Rice Farm Road -- and to continue the trail along the original railroad bed up to the Nature Conservancy parking lot," Cooper told residents and Dummerston officials. He added that, "just north of where the trail ends now, there is a ...

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  17. Repairs funded for endangered terns' habitat on Great Gull IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Newsday

    ... nest in New York are nesting in that location," said Joe Jannsen, conservation lands director for The Nature Conservancy on Long Island, which does not have direct involvement with Great Gull Island. In addition to damaging the dock, Sandy's force ...

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  18. Secret $700,000 Donation Has Scott Walker Scrambling to Address "Appearance of Corruption"Read the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | OpEdNews

    ... a long, high-profile battle, he dismissed and denied a broad array of objections to Gogebic's plans. The Nature Conservancy argued that the proposed changes to Wisconsin mining regulations would "pose serious risks to the rivers, lakes, wetlands, ...

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  19. Secret $700,000 Donation Has Scott Walker Scrambling to Address - Appearance of Corruption'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | The Nation

    ... a long, high-profile battle, he dismissed and denied a broad array of objections to Gogebic's plans. The Nature Conservancy argued that the proposed changes to Wisconsin mining regulations would "pose serious risks to the rivers, lakes, wetlands, ...

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  20. Dr. Pepper Snapple Group is Serious About Reducing WasteRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | Triple Pundit

    ... product. DPS also promotes good water stewardship by partnering with certain nonprofits, including the Nature Conservancy (TNC). Through its four-year, $1 million partnership with TNC, the company has helped protect 2 million acres of watershed in ...

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