The Nature Conservancy

Fisheries-Experts-from-China

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 13:15
A delegation of fisheries experts from the Chinese Ministry of Agriculture and The Nature Conservancy’s Healthy Rivers program in China visited Michigan this week.

The Nature Conservancy Announces 2018 Global Photo Contest Winners

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 10:15
Selected from more than 50,000 entries, a photo of two wild horses, “Stallions Playing” in Camargue, France taken by Camille Briottet of Lyon, France won the Grand Prize.

THE NATURE CONSERVANCY JOINS THE CARBON CAPTURE COALITION

Thu, 06/14/2018 - 13:10
The Carbon Capture Coalition is dedicated to realizing the full potential of carbon capture as a national energy, economic and environmental strategy.

Zehnder-Joins-Michigan-TNC-Trustees

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 10:00
The Nature Conservancy recently welcomed Bill Zehnder of Frankenmuth to its Michigan Board of Trustees.

Without Coral Reefs, Annual Flood Damages from Storms Could Double Globally

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 12:47
New study shows annual costs soaring to $272 billion

New Partnership for Sagebrush Conservation

Mon, 06/11/2018 - 18:41
The Nature Conservancy in Montana has joined a partnership to conserve sagebrush in southwest Montana and hired Sean Claffey to staff the effort.

Bright Spots for Conservation, Forestry in Senate Farm Bill

Mon, 06/11/2018 - 18:41
The U.S. Senate Agriculture Committee this week will consider its proposed Farm Bill, the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018. The bill, released last Friday, includes conservation and forestry provisions to fund voluntary, incentive-based sustainability programs for America’s farmers, ranchers, and forest owners that strengthen agricultural and working lands.

House of Representatives Passes Bipartisan Water Resources Bill

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 14:37
The Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) of 2018 guides the conservation, restoration and development of U.S. rivers, coastlines, harbors and waterways.

Senator Schumer Honored as “Conservation Champion” by The Nature Conservancy

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 11:37
Senator Schumer Honored as “Conservation Champion” by The Nature Conservancy

2018 Hurricane Season Experts Available

Fri, 06/01/2018 - 12:21
The 2018 hurricane season starts June 1, and The Nature Conservancy has experts available for interviews on topics like ocean science, climate change, preparing cities and vulnerable communities for future storms, both nature-based and built infrastructure, risk and resilience, federal response to severe storms and more.

The Nature Conservancy Announces Partnership with the U.S. Climate Alliance to Leverage the Power of Nature to Combat Climate Change

Fri, 06/01/2018 - 12:21
The Nature Conservancy Announces Partnership with the U.S. Climate Alliance to Leverage the Power of Nature to Combat Climate Change

Emiquon Drawdown to Repair Levee

Fri, 06/01/2018 - 12:21
The Nature Conservancy in Illinois will drawdown water at its Emiquon preserve near Havana beginning in June 2018 to repair the levee.

The Nature Conservancy Announces Partnership with the U.S. Climate Alliance to Leverage the Power of Nature to Combat Climate Change

Fri, 06/01/2018 - 09:20
On the first anniversary of the launching of the U.S. Climate Alliance, The Nature Conservancy is proud to announce its partnership with the Alliance to highlight the role that nature can play in reducing greenhouse gas emissions and making communities more resilient.

Leaders Taking Action in Their Communities

Thu, 05/31/2018 - 15:09
As a result of the Oklahoma Conservation Leadership Academy, participants are making a difference in their hometowns.

BRIAN MCPEEK NAMED PRESIDENT OF THE NATURE CONSERVANCY

Tue, 05/29/2018 - 14:30
The Nature Conservancy announced today that Brian McPeek, currently Chief Conservation Officer, has been promoted to President of the organization.

Delaware: Chesapeake Utilities and Dogfish Head Volunteers

Sun, 05/27/2018 - 17:11
Volunteers from Chesapeake Utilities and Dogfish Head Spruce Up Delaware’s Public Preserves for Summer Visitors

2018 Weaver Awards Announced

Sun, 05/27/2018 - 17:11
Weaver grants in Nebraska

Nature Conservancy Adds 152 Acres to Cheyenne Bottoms Preserve

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 13:39
The Nature Conservancy has protected an additional 152 acres of land at Cheyenne Bottoms in Barton County. Globally known as one of the most important stopover sites for migrating birds, much of Cheyenne Bottoms is jointly preserved by The Nature Conservancy and Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks & Tourism.

Central Nebraska Irrigation Project

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 13:11
The Nature Conservancy teams with Nestlé Purina and Cargill to improve water sustainability in the beef supply chain

New Mexico: Water Fund Aims to Counter Threats of Low Snowpack and Forest Conditions

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 13:11
The Nature Conservancy's Rio Grande Water Fund is a collaborative effort designed to thin 600,000 acres of at-risk forests from Taos to Albuquerque and combat the catastrophic fires we’ve seen across the West.