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  1. Westchester Land Trust Acquires Mamaroneck's Otter PreserveRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Mamaroneck Daily Voice

    Westchester Land Trust in Bedford Hills announced on Saturday the acquisition of the 35-acre Otter Creek Preserve in the Village of Mamaroneck . WLT acquired the preserve, along Taylor's Lane off Boston Post Road, as part of a transfer from The Nature Conservancy completed this month.

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  2. Whooping cranes need more land for continued growth 14 minutes ago...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

    ... was purchased last August by the Texas Parks and Wildlife in partnership with The Conservation Fund, the Nature Conservancy and other groups with the assistance of a restoration fund created in the wake of the BP 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill. ...

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  3. EcoPlum 'Pops Up' for Earth WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Triple Pundit

    ... either redeem them for coupons or donations to environmental groups EcoPlum supports, which include the Nature Conservancy, the Environmental Defense Fund and 350.org. Shoppers earn one EcoChipz point for every dollar they spend on the site and can ...

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  4. National Trust VandalismRead the original story

    Friday | Indy Media

    During the Enclosures John Campbell in 1798 carried out a drainage scheme which maintained a stable storm beach thriving agricultureand what became CalcareousWater Meadow later an SSSI This was awarded The Royal Society of Arts Gold Medal for Agriculture 1800 To allow filming the National Trust demolished part of the Grade 2 Listed Structure to earnA 3.5 million This has degraded the SSSI it is proposed to replace the culvert which was a massive structure with a 600 mm plastic pipre and ifthis fails abandon the structure, An example of the governments change of priorities, the Nature Conservancy and other related government bodies have been amalgamated as Natural Resources Wales whose priority is to exploit Wales for commercial purposes the duty to safeguard the Environment no longer exists.

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  5. Why nature should always come first for the conversation causeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Globe and Mail

    ... is changing once again. Many conservationists, including the largest such organization in the world, the Nature Conservancy, are rethinking their priorities in ways that echo some of the colourful sermonizing of Mr. Miner. They argue for valuing ...

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  6. Nature Conservancy to host Earth Day-themed benefitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    ... 21st year in 2015, The Hoochie is back to serve as a fun way to honor the environment. Benefitting the Nature Conservancy in Georgia, the downtown Atlanta-based chapter of the Arlington, Va.-based nonprofit, the event is set for April 24, two days ...

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  7. Dennis hatchery gets new lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Barnstable Patriot

    ... The project will be funded with $1.5 million from the state's environmental bond bill; $250,000 from the Nature Conservancy; $325,000 from the Dennis Conservation Trust; and a $75,000 Massachusetts Conservation Land tax credit. The remaining funds ...

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  8. Editorial: Fire season already hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Monterey County Herald

    ... and more destructive wildfires once they get going. Last year, the Forest Service, the state and the Nature Conservancy released a study that found fire prevention measures such as controlled burns and brush clearing can cut fire severity up to 75 ...

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  9. Five Years After BP Oil Spill a New Report Looks at Impact on EnvironmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | WEHT

    The Nature Conservancy report sheds light on damage to the Gulf Coast and ways to move forward in repairing the damage.

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  10. 39 greater prairie chickens join Missouri nature preserveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | KMIZ

    Last week's release brings the number of birds relocated to the Dunn Ranch Prairie to 79. The 3,200-acre Nature Conservancy property is located about 90 minutes north of Kansas City. Greater prairie chickens prefer to breed and nest on prairies.

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  11. Eye on the EnvironmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Ventura County Reporter

    ... of bald eagles to the Channel Islands and even inland waterbodies, like Lake Casitas, according to The Nature Conservancy. Environmental initiatives at the state level have also led to local changes. For example, California Assembly Bill 341 (2011) ...

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  12. Keep dedicated fund to protect salt marshesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Day

    The first article, “ Salt marshes need places to move, Nature Conservancy says ,” referenced mapping of salt marsh migration due to rising sea levels. Migration will prove difficult due to the fact that much of our coastline is developed or blocked by Amtrak.

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  13. Prescribed burn of 2,800 acres planned soon in Shady ValleyRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Tomahawk Online

    Officials from the USDA Forest Service and The Nature Conservancy are joining forces to conduct a prescribed burn on approximately 2,800 acres of national forest and TNC land in Johnson County.

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  14. Westchester Land Trust Takes Ownership of 35-Acre Otter Creek Preserve in MamaroneckRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Patch.com

    ... along Taylor's Lane, off Boston Post Road. WLT acquired the Preserve as part of a transfer from The Nature Conservancy (The Conservancy) completed this month. Otter Creek represents WLT's largest preserve in Southern Westchester, and the most ...

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  15. Remote Communities Gather to Review 2 Years of Tea...Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Scoop

    ... Environment Programme (SPREP); Deutsche Gesellschaft FA1 4r Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ); The Nature Conservancy, and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Ecological Solutions (ESSI) are all implementing projects that share ...

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  16. Nashville Mayoral Candidates to Talk Land and Water at Public ForumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | WebWire

    How will the 'It City' - the booming entrepreneurial, tourism and music hub that is Nashville - continue its astonishing growth and yet not lose its leafy green soul in the process? That is a central question the city's eight mayoral candidates will contemplate in a public 'Land and Water Forum' at the Cumberland River Center in the Bridge Building on Wed., April 22, from 8 to 9:30 a.m. The forum will be moderated by WPLN Nashville Public Radio's assistant news director Blake Farmer. The event is sponsored by four nonprofit conservation groups: The Cumberland River Compact, Greenways for Nashville, The Land Trust for Tennessee and The Nature Conservancy.

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  17. Off-grid classroom blends into the last of Long Island's prairieRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | TreeHugger

    ... of other threatened plants, insects and birds. The area was originally set aside for preservation by The Nature Conservancy, then in 2001 Friends of Hempstead Plains was created and took over management of the site. "If you don't take care of the ...

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  18. Down but not out: Endangered hawksbill sea turtle is back in the fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | TreeHugger

    In my line of work, I've acquired my fair share of stories. I am a marine scientist for The Nature Conservancy.

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  19. Louisiana Biz: French Quarter Festival attendance, United Healthcare, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | BayouBuzz.com

    ... areas, one featuring the Chevron STEAM Zone with learning activities by a host of partners including The Nature Conservancy , The Edible Schoolyard New Orleans and FirstLine Schools, Project Lead the Way, The George Rodrigue Foundation of the Arts ...

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  20. Dennis shellfish hatchery plants seed for new lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Cape Cod Times

    ... received a $1.5 million grant from the state department of energy and commitments of $250,000 from the Nature Conservancy and $325,000 from the Dennis Conservation Trust. The project is also the recipient of a $75,000 Massachusetts conservation land ...

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