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  1. Calif. farmers, cities to get more reliefRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Detroit News

    ... he said. 'I expect those to be more and more severe over the course of the summer.' Brian Stranko of the Nature Conservancy, which advocates for fish and wildlife, welcomed the meager increases, saying wetlands for migrating birds north of the Delta ...

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  2. Calif. farmers, cities to get more reliefRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Detroit News

    ... he said. 'I expect those to be more and more severe over the course of the summer.' Brian Stranko of the Nature Conservancy, which advocates for fish and wildlife, welcomed the meager increases, saying wetlands for migrating birds north of the Delta ...

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  3. Restoration mostly done on part of Silver CreekRead the original story

    Saturday | KTVB Boise

    ... and reduce sediment buildup at the pond by moving a channel and creating adjacent wetlands. The Nature Conservancy owns Silver Creek Preserve that is downstream from the pond, and says the conditions at the pond have been affecting water quality for ...

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  4. Ashes to acornsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Times News

    At 11:01 Friday morning, crews from the Pennsylvania Game Commission, Bureau of Forestry and The Nature Conservancy started a small fire at State Gamelands 227 in Rush Township.

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  5. April 19 is National Rice Ball DayRead the original story

    Saturday | Alabama Live

    ... Descent of Man.' 1904 Richard Pough was born. An American ecologist he was the founding president of the Nature Conservancy and helped found the World Wildlife Fund. In 1945, he was one of the first to warn about the dangers of 1933 Jayne Mansfield ...

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  6. California farmers to get more waterRead the original story

    Friday | Cybercast News Service

    ... he said. "I expect those to be more and more severe over the course of the summer." Brian Stranko of the Nature Conservancy, which advocates for fish and wildlife, welcomed the meager increases, saying wetlands for migrating birds north of the Delta ...

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  7. Tests reveal evidence of invasive carp in Muskingum RiverRead the original story

    Friday | Ohio.com

    Ten of 222 water samples collected last fall from the stream contained what's called environmental DNA evidence, according to a report released Friday by the Nature Conservancy, the Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District, Central Michigan University and the Ohio Department of Natural Resources.

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  8. Three Tales of Hope & RenewalRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | Daily Kos

    ... Survey, the Autonomous University of Baja California (UABC for short), the Sonoran Institute, the Nature Conservancy and the Mexican conservation group ProNatura will have monitoring teams in the delta running south from the U.S. Mexican border. ...

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  9. Pileated woodpecker makes Riverside Park its homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... or mixed deciduous-coniferous woodlands," said Rich Kostecke, associate director of Conservation at the Nature Conservancy. In the Crossroads, Kostecke said, the woodpecker probably keeps to the Guadalupe River, which explains why he was soaring ...

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  10. Loose Feathers #440Read the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | A DC Birding Blog

    Birds and birding The Nature Conservancy is using eBird data to identify important shorebird stopover habitat in California so that it can pay farmers in the most important places to keep their fields flooded during migration.

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  11. General Mills Issues Its 2014 Global Responsibility ReportRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | Triple Pundit

    ... for Sustainable Agriculture) and Bonsucro as well as nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) like the Nature Conservancy (TNC) , Rainforest Alliance and the international humanitarian organization CARE to develop those criteria. JL: The strategy is ...

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  12. Get Out: April 18, 2013Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Medford Mail Tribune

    ... call 541-245-9356. Table Rocks hikes Free, guided hikes on the Table Rocks are cosponsored by The Nature Conservancy and the Bureau of Land Management. Reservations are required, and hikes are limited to 20 people unless otherwise noted. Saturday, ...

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  13. 'Condor Watch' enlists citizen to help endangered speciesRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Monterey County Herald

    ... Carolyn Kurle at UC San Diego; Daizaburo Shizuka at the University of Nebraska; and Holly Copeland at the Nature Conservancy in Lander, Wyo. The project is conducted in partnership with the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Pinnacles National Park, ...

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  14. Fighting fire with fireRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | RecordNET

    ... state agency where Carr is sustainable initiatives coordinator, the U.S. Forest Service and The Nature Conservancy. It found that spending $68 million now to thin fuels on 100,000 acres in the Mokelumne River watershed would save between $124 ...

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  15. Crow Wing County to take another look at policy allowing leasing of vacant government spaceRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    ... transportation, social safety net, environmental protection. The entire issue came up this month when The Nature Conservancy was looking to lease basement office space in the Land Services Buildings. In some cases, the county provides space rent ...

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  16. Birds brought Maria Whitehead to Nature Conservancy land protection workRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Post and Courier

    Maria Whitehead of The Nature Conservancy leads kayak tours on the Black River. While on a recent tour, she rescued a stray dog stuck on some cypress tree knees.

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  17. DiscussRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Daily Kos

    ... donated a 3,500-acre conservation easement on all of the ranch along Silver Creek in the 1990s to the Nature Conservancy, adjacent to its own Silver Creek Preserve. Purdy didn't even take the tax break on the easement valued at $7 million. [a ] He ...

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  18. Study: Properly managing forests could save millionsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | RecordNET

    ... state agency where Carr is sustainable initiatives coordinator, the U.S. Forest Service and The Nature Conservancy. It found that spending $68 million now to thin fuels on 100,000 acres in the Mokelumne River watershed would save between $124 and ...

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  19. After Dry Winter In California, Preparations Begin For Harsh Wildfire SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | ThinkProgress

    ... are many ways to improve forest fire mitigation in the state as well. Conducted by scientists at the Nature Conservancy, the Sierra Nevada Conservancy, and the U.S. Forest Service, the study found that forest management can substantially reduce ...

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  20. Letter: Advanced technology, cooperation needed to enhance long-term health of Verde RiverRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Verde Independent

    ... systems already have enhanced efficiency. Recently the Diamond S ditch in Camp Verde partnered with The Nature Conservancy, installing new technology that leaves more water in the river. These are good examples of what can be done when people use ...

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