Nature Conservancy Newswire

Nature Conservancy Newswire

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  1. J Levee gets another boost of flood funding, protection for Hamilton City on the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... been almost $2 million, and another sizeable local share of cost will include a donation of land from the Nature Conservancy. In January, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers removed and transplanted about 30 elderberry bushes along the levee. A safety ...


  2. All the news thata s fit to paintRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal

    ... of San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf Waterfront Advisory Committee for many years and an attorney for the Nature Conservancy. “I hope it inspires them to a greater consciousness to what's happening to our environment and what we can do to ...


  3. Small Business Competition for Southeast entrepreneursRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    The deadline is fast approaching for the "Path to Prosperity" small business development competition. The program is sponsored by The Nature Conservancy and Haa Aani, the economic development subsidiary of Sealaska Corporation.


  4. Park Service doesn't always profit from sale of public bisonRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Navajo Times

    ... their bison, and a third national park accepted, for its bison, a donation far below market price. The Nature Conservancy, a global nonprofit, gave a $40,000 donation to Wind Cave National Park in South Dakota and got all 103 of that park's culled ...


  5. Cal Fire invasive week burns rescheduledRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Red Bluff Daily News

    RED BLUFF >> In an effort to control invasive weeds like medusa head and star thistle, the Tehama-Glenn Unit of the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection will team up with the Nature Conservancy to burn 626 acres of grass in the Dye Creek area Wednesday, May 27. Cal Fire and the Nature Conservancy will burn 464 acres of grass Thursday, May 28 on the Nature Conservancy's Vina Plains Preserve. The burn will take place east of State Route 99E in the Vina area.


  6. Finance to protect forests must meet local needs: expertsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... agreed target of 2 degrees Celsius, he said. Justin Adams, managing director for global lands at The Nature Conservancy, an environmental charity, said efforts to curb emissions from land use should deliver about a third of the solution to climate ...


  7. Nature Conservancy wants to purchase Shelburne County landRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Nova News Now

    The Nature Conservancy of Canada is seeking to fundraise for a conservation project that would see the purchase of 160 acres of land in Johnston's Pond. The group has been involved in the conservation of a variety of land parcels throughout Nova Scotia in recent years to conserve land and species within, including piping plovers.


  8. Scientists urge delay in plant openingRead the original story

    21 hrs ago |

    Two scientists with the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary, along with a representative of The Nature Conservancy, have urged two local government agencies to delay opening the Cudjoe Regional Wastewater System plant on Cudjoe Key. For the complete article, please pick up a copy of The Citizen for this day or purchase this day's electronic edition at .


  9. Response to President ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Kos

    ... and prevent overfishing. That's why conservation organizations like the World Wildlife Fund and The Nature Conservancy agree that the enforceable provisions in the Trans-Pacific Partnership are a critical step forward for environmental protection. ...


  10. County-backed shellfish hatchery project ready to goRead the original story

    Tuesday | Barnstable Patriot

    ... $400,000 from Dennis, $200,000 from Yarmouth, $325,000 from the Dennis Land Trust, $250,000 from The Nature Conservancy and a $75,000 conservation land tax credit. Clark had hoped to present the board with a draft purchase and sales agreement and ...


  11. GR25: Reforesting a unique bog in 2005Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | American Forests

    ... Cranesville Swamp Preserve, along the border of Maryland and West Virginia, where we have worked with The Nature Conservancy to restore the interesting wetland ecosystem mostly with red spruce seedlings. Photo credit: The Nature Conservancy. In ...


  12. Mother of Earth returnsRead the original story

    Tuesday | Ridenbaugh Press

    ... the real gem is ahead. We're on our way to visit a piece of land that's being donated to the tribe by The Nature Conservancy. The land is a couple of miles from the village. On the way, between the beach and a high bank of soil, Goozmer picks up a ...


  13. Bats' White-Nose Syndrome May Be CuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Slashdot

    ... Service scientists Sybill Amelon and Dan Lindner, and Chris Cornelison of Georgia State University. The Nature Conservancy reports: "On May 20, 2015, Scientists and conservationists gathered outside the historic Mark Twain Cave Complex in Hannibal, ...


  14. RadioShack customers won this round, but we still need better data privacy guaranteesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | VentureBeat

    ... then perhaps it's time for consumers to take matters into their own hands using a model deployed by the Nature Conservancy. Where the Nature Conservancy purchases environmentally sensitive land from private owners in order to prevent it from being ...


  15. Some bats with white-nose syndrome cured by bacteria, scientists sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | CBC News

    Biologists say there's new hope for struggling bat populations in Canada following laboratory and field trials that treated white-nose syndrome with a common North American bacterium. Researchers at Georgia State University started using the bacteria Rhodococcus rhodochrousin in laboratories to inhibit the growth of fungus that causes white-nose syndrome in 2012, The Nature Conservancy said in a news release.


  16. Lincoln City's Cascade Head, Roads End, the Thumb: Wild about Oregon coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 |

    ... later this summer). Knight Park is also where the trail begins up Cascade Head, on property owned by The Nature Conservancy . Most of Cascade Head is actually in Tillamook County, but is being dealt with in my Lincoln County section because the ...


  17. Congress stalls on renewing funds for parksRead the original story

    Monday May 25 | West Hawaii Today

    ... wilderness area that includes Maryland's Purse State Park and a conservation preserve purchased by the Nature Conservancy, an environmental nonprofit group. The combined area encompasses one of the region's largest remaining stands of mature ...


  18. Hope for bats with white-nose syndromeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Arkansas Times

    The Nature Conservancy brings news of successful treatment of bats with white-nose syndrome, a fungus-caused condition that has devastated bat populations in America and Canada, including in Arkansas. Last week, at the Mark Twain Cave Complex at Hannibal, Mo., scientists released 150 bats successfully treated in a trial using a common bacterium that appears to inhibit fungus growth.


  19. Threat to nation's parks seen as Congress stalls on renewing fundRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Concord Monitor

    ... wilderness area that includes Maryland's Purse State Park and a conservation preserve purchased by the Nature Conservancy, an environmental nonprofit group. The combined area encompasses one of the region's largest remaining stands of mature ...


  20. Get Out: Outdoor events in the PoconosRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Pocono Record

    ... wetlands via a two-mile trail and boardwalk system. Along the way, Zach Goodrich, habitat manager for The Nature Conservancy, will talk about the natural processes that shaped the unique wetlands in the area, while watching for wildflowers in bloom. ...