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  1. RI Senate confirms Coit as top environmental officialRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Turnto10.com

    ... ontinue serving the people of the state. She previously worked as the Rhode Island state director for The Nature Conservancy.

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  2. Tom's Run to run free through Camp MichauxRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Harrisburg>> The Pennsylvania Chapter of The Nature Conservancy has been awarded a $66,448 Growing Greener grant from the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection to restore water quality and fish habitat in a half-mile segment of Tom's Run at the former Camp Michaux. Tom's Run, a high quality trout stream, originates in the Michaux State Forest of South Mountain and flows into the Yellow Breeches, in Cumberland County.

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  3. Rio to Sao Paulo Plan for Water Cutoffs After Downplaying CrisisRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... areas, representing a large part of the Brazilian economy," Samuel Barreto, a water specialist at the Nature Conservancy, said in a telephone interview from Sao Paulo "It is a huge risk." Sao Paulo, with 40 million people residing across 96,000 ...

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  4. 2014 Kansas Birding Big Year ResultsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Kansas City InfoZine

    ... by Dr. Robert Penner of Ellinwood. Dr. Penner is the land steward and avian projects coordinator for the Nature Conservancy at Cheyenne Bottoms.

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  5. Where rhinos once roamed, a habitat for sensitive Willamette Valley...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    In rural Polk County, conservationists plan to shelter Oregon's streaked horned lark and northern red-legged frog on land where rhinoceros and giraffes once roamed. The Nature Conservancy recently completed purchase of a 470-acre plot near Willamina west of Salem that for nearly two decades served as a sanctuary for rare and endangered exotic animals.

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  6. Home of the Day: Modern Classic in Wooded HideawayRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... this amazing contemporary is perfectly nestled within the woodlands that abut hundreds of acres of Nature Conservancy land paralleling the Potomac River. It rests in total harmony with nature viewed through towering walls of glass, decks, and a ...

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  7. Outdoor film series to benefit nonprofitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... from Great Basin will be given out. Proceeds from suggested donations at the door will go to benefit The Nature Conservancy in Nevada. For more information, visit

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  8. Proj. Ports Seeking Partner SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Reminder

    ... Delaware Bay conservation sites. This year's Project PORTS program will be expanded to assist The Nature Conservancy with a special coastal resiliency project. One of the 31 projects awarded Hurricane Sandy Mitigation Department of the Interior ...

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  9. Lake Forest Obituary: Mary W. Reusch, 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Patch.com

    ... a major endowment fund at The Lake County Community Foundation and were leadership supporters of The Nature Conservancy in West Virginia. Mary was a member of Grace United Methodist Church in Lake Bluff, IL where she sang in the choir for more than ...

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  10. The bizarre world of Venus flytrap poachingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | NEWS.com.au

    ... in the wild, all of the remaining sites of the plant are now owned by environmental organisation the Nature Conservancy , the North Carolina government and the U.S. military. Director of communications for the Nature Conservancy told Scientific ...

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  11. Marvelous Muleshoe Ranch Service, Gailuro Mountains, ArizonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Sierra

    ... to contribute to those efforts and educate yourself about this desert and its abundance of life. The Nature Conservancy (TNC) is identifying several projects suitable for our group, based on their staffing needs. We prefer a variety of projects to ...

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  12. PBS series links people and the planetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... biology, Sanjayan earned his PhD from UC Santa Cruz. Working as an ecologist for the World Bank, the Nature Conservancy and Conservation International, he found he also had a knack for telling stories about the world's rare and unique places. As a ...

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  13. New water degree offers a wealth of career opportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | CE News

    ... not be better, nor more urgent," said Brian Richter, director of global freshwater strategies for The Nature Conservancy. "Job opportunities will await students upon graduation. Many corporations are now awakening to the water risks in their ...

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  14. MBARI testing the waters with open source cameraRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Monterey County Herald

    ... waters with the SeeStar system. Instead of using their bulky and expensive cameras, scientists with the Nature Conservancy and Moss Landing Marine Laboratories opted for multiple SeeStar cameras to capture video in Rockfish Conservation Areas along ...

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  15. Groups In Ohio, Michigan Team Up To Promote Bird WatchingRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 25 | TheCourier.com

    ... both states are becoming popular spots to watch migrating birds in the spring time. Patrick Doran of the Nature Conservancy in Michigan says they're now looking at areas from the Detroit River to Sandusky in northern Ohio as one big area for birders ...

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  16. Nature Conservancy closes on major land purchaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | The Columbian

    The Nature Conservancy has completed purchasing more than 257-square-miles of forestlands in Montana and Washington as part of a program to protect habitat for bull trout, lynx, elk and mule deer. The $134 million deal that closed Thursday saw international wood products giant Plum Creek Timber Inc. transfer ownership of large tracts of Plum Creek's higher-altitude, lower production timber lands to the environmental conservation organization.

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  17. Nature Conservancy finishes 257-square-mile land purchaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Nature Conservancy has completed purchasing more than 257-square-miles of forestlands in Montana and Washington as part of a program to protect habitat for bull trout, lynx, elk and mule deer. The $134 million deal that closed Thursday saw international wood products giant Plum Creek Timber Inc. transfer ownership of large tracts of Plum Creek's higher-altitude, lower production timber lands to the environmental conservation organization.

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  18. Nature Conservancy completes purchase of 117,000 acres in Montana from Plum Creek for $85 millionRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | RISI

    The Nature Conservancy today announced it has closed on the purchase of 117,152 acres of forests, rivers and wildlife habitat in the Lower Blackfoot River watershed of Montana. The land was purchased from Plum Creek for $85 million.

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  19. Nature Conservancy closes on $85 million purchase of Plum Creek land up BlackfootRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Missoula Independent Online

    The Nature Conservancy this morning announced it closed on the purchase of more than 117,000 acres of largely contiguous Plum Creek Timber land stretching from the banks of the lower Blackfoot River north to the Seeley Lake area.

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  20. Groups criticize California work plan for water bond storage projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Indybay.org

    ... campaign funded by agribusiness, the oil industry, Big Tobacco, the health care industry, the Nature Conservancy and other corporate "environmental" NGOs, and greedy billionaires. The corporate interests outspent the huge coalition of grassroots ...

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