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  1. Disease-carrying fleas abound on New York City's ratsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... donor in memory of Nobel Prize winner Joshua Lederberg. Other Co-authors include Meera Bhat at The Nature Conservancy, and formerly at Columbia University; Matthew A. Firth at Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research in Australia, and ...

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  2. Disease-Carrying Fleas Abound on New York City's RatsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Infection Control Today

    ... donor in memory of Nobel Prize winner Joshua Lederberg. Other Co-authors include Meera Bhat at The Nature Conservancy, and formerly at Columbia University; Matthew A. Firth at Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research in Australia, and ...

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  3. Forest Service 'Champion' Recognized for Corps Program LeadershipRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... champions from other agencies, to include Peter Mueller, a project director in southwest Colorado for The Nature Conservancy, and Jennifer Schneider, a National Park Service maintenance worker and youth coordinator at Bighorn Canyon National ...

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  4. Editorial: Fighting the good fight against water pollutionRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Shelter Island Reporter

    ... the bays and creeks we live with. In many parts of the Peconic estuary, according to a report from the Nature Conservancy, septic systems were found to be the single largest source of nitrogen pollution. The supervisor, as chairman of the East End ...

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  5. Nature Conservancy promotes land donationsRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Guardian

    The Nature Conservancy of Canada is the nation's leading land conservation organization, working to protect natural areas and the species they sustain. Since 1962, NCC and its partners have helped to protect more than 2.7 million acres , coast to coast.

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  6. It's getting easier to do good by linking your spending to your favorite charityRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Blueprint for Financial Prosperity

    ... is 1.99% and then increases to 12.24% to 18.24%. The BankAmericard Cash Rewards Visa card benefiting The Nature Conservancy : If you make $500 worth of purchases within the first 90 days, you'll get a $100 cash bonus and Bank of America will match ...

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  7. Marin County trail a war zonea flap eruptsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... in Fairfax, made no comment about the Forest Knolls situation. DeSilver, a member of the Sierra Club and Nature Conservancy, is not alone in expressing outrage over the trees cut above Forest Knolls to block a “social trail” used by ...

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  8. More informationRead the original story

    Saturday | Austin Monthly

    The Nature Conservancy in Texas' annual Austin luncheon will be held on March 4, from 11:30 - 1:00 pm, at the Hilton Austin. The event, Nature Matters: Transforming Conservation for People and Nature, will feature a panel discussion with the Conservancy's leading global conservation experts.

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  9. Obituary: Conservationist William Hunt helped start wildlife refugeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | TwinCities

    ... Minnesota in 2004. Hunt, a resident of Woodbury, died Feb. 22, 2015, of brain Cancer. (Photo courtesy The Nature Conservancy) William Hunt, a behind-the-scenes conservationist who played a key role in establishing America's largest prairie wetland ...

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  10. Forest Management Plans Led By CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Two Rivers Tribune

    ... the rest, but they were moderated by veteran staffers from the Fire Learning Network, a branch of the Nature Conservancy. And the U.S. Forest Service, an agency saddled with ambitious targets for timber volume, was not in charge, although it took ...

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  11. 'Ecosystem services' help assess ocean energy developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | ECNmag

    ... Society Journal . The study, written with former undergraduate student Megan Palmer, who is now with the Nature Conservancy, begins with a review of nearly 300 papers on marine and hydrokinetic (MHK) power systems. Only 36 focus on tidal power and ...

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  12. Beals Great Wass Island MaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | CNN

    ... Island and I got to experience some gorgeous sunsets. I hiked on Great Wass Preserve. Acquired by The Nature Conservancy in 1978, Great Wass Island Preserve is a natural gem of Downeast Maine. A 4.5-mile hiking trail will take you through the ...

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  13. "Ecosystem services" help assess ocean energy developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | R & D

    ... Society Journal . The study, written with former undergraduate student Megan Palmer, who is now with the Nature Conservancy, begins with a review of nearly 300 papers on marine and hydrokinetic (MHK) power systems. Only 36 focus on tidal power and ...

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  14. Fishery remakes its futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Advocate-News

    ... list, off limits to fishing. The federal government, partnering with environmental organizations like the Nature Conservancy, bought out more than half the groundfish vessels in California and imposed a system of quotas and monitoring unlike any ...

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  15. The Nature Conservancy, Delaware Chapter, Welcomes New TrusteesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | WebWire

    As it celebrates its 25th anniversary, the Delaware Chapter of The Nature Conservancy welcomes dynamic new trustees John E. Osborn and Stuart Widom to its board. John Osborn is a business executive, lawyer, investment advisor, policy advocate, writer and former diplomat.

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  16. Weekend PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Seattle Times

    Port Susan Snow Goose & Birding Festival : Nature Conservancy bird watching tours, self-guided birding walks, speakers, educational activities for kids, art show, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, noon-4 p.m. Sunday, Stanwood . Polar Science Weekend: New exhibit "Investigating Arctic Ice Melt" opens Friday; Polar Science activities, demonstrations, exhibits, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Pacific Science Center, 200 Second Ave. N., Seattle; $11.50-$19.50 .

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  17. Apple to Wal-Mart, Big Biz is Betting on Green EnergyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | LiveScience

    Lynn Scarlett, managing director for public policy at The Nature Conservancy contributed this article to Live Science's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights . While everyone still has to carry around a phone charger for the forseeable future, Apple is taking a different approach to its own energy supply.

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  18. New Watauga River Access Trail Now AvailableRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... river are home to the diminutive flower and border an old shale mine formerly owned by General Shale. The Nature Conservancy purchased the property from General Shale in 1993 to protect the Carolina pinks and transferred ownership to the state in ...

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  19. Nature Conservancy urges people to look at land, cash donations for tax breaksRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Western Star

    Sally Hannon and the Van Horne family are seeing tax incentive benefits from donating land at Crabbes River, near St. Fintan's, to the Nature Conservancy of Canada.

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  20. Dams, Environmental Trading Systems, and the Future of HydropowerRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Environmental Law Prof Blog

    ... actually have net environmental and energy benefits. For over a year, Colin Apse, a scientist with The Nature Conservancy, and I have been thinking about legal structures that would facilitate that win-win future. Our conceptual model is the ...

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