The Nature Conservancy

Palmyra Hope Spot

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 18:08
Palmyra Atoll named a 'Hope Spot' by Dr. Sylvia Earle and Mission Blue.

The Nature Conservancy in New York’s Statement on New Energy Efficiency Targets

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 15:08
The Nature Conservancy in New York’s Statement on New Energy Efficiency Targets

Utah Voters Strongly Support Protecting Air, Water and Lands in New Survey

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 15:08
Utah voters overwhelmingly want to increase State funding to protect Utah's quality of life.

Seychelles Protects Swathe of Indian Ocean, Shielding Marine Ecosystems from Unsustainable Development and Climate Change While Safeguarding its Economy

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 15:08
An area of the Indian Ocean the size of Great Britain critically important to endangered marine life and a $300 million-a-year fishing industry has been protected to better prepare it for climate change.

Where to grow soybeans in Brazil? There’s a web tool for that

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 11:44
Finding the best land to grow soybeans sustainably, while keeping forests and wildlife intact and maximizing economic returns, is a challenge. A newly expanded online tool helps companies and farmers do just that.

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Tue, 04/17/2018 - 17:34
The Nature Conservancy is hosting a free family-friendly guided field trip at Its Ross Coastal Plain Marsh Preserve

The Power of Nature Can Clean Our Waters

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 17:34
Op-Ed by Rose Paul: there is one strategy often overlooked in protecting water quality: smart investments in nature.

Nature Conservancy and Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Launch Online Tool to Optimize Wetland Conservation Efforts

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 17:34
The Nature Conservancy and the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources have completed the first watershed-based analysis to guide wetland conservation efforts across all of Wisconsin.

Delaware: Stream Stewards William Penn Foundation Grant

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 14:33
The William Penn Foundation recently awarded a three-year grant to The Nature Conservancy in Delaware to support the Stream Stewards program, a citizen science watershed stewardship initiative.

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Fri, 04/13/2018 - 16:02
Whole Foods Market Announces Community Giving Day to Benefit The Nature Conservancy

The Nature Conservancy Urges Senators to Reject Wetlands Bill

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 16:02
The Nature Conservancy called on the Wisconsin Senate to reject the bill passed by the Assembly yesterday that will remove protections from tens of thousands of acres of non-federal wetlands throughout Wisconsin.

Strong Conservation Title, but Forestry Title Falls Short in Farm Bill

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 18:36
The U.S. House Agriculture Committee today introduced the Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018, more commonly known as the Farm Bill. It includes a conservation title that funds voluntary, incentive-based sustainability programs for America’s farmers that strengthen agricultural and working lands.

New Mexico: Carson National Forest and Taos Valley Watershed Coalition Receive Forest Restoration Funding

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 18:36
Carson National Forest and Taos Valley Watershed Coalition Receive Forest Restoration Funding

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Thu, 04/12/2018 - 18:36
State of Michigan Investing $862,400 to Enhance Control Efforts of Invasive Insect

MEDIA ADVISORY: The Nature Conservancy Marches for Science

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 18:28
MEDIA ADVISORY: The Nature Conservancy Marches for Science

Land Protection with Downtown Renewal Twist in Willsboro

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 18:28
Land Protection with Downtown Renewal Twist in Willsboro

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Wed, 04/11/2018 - 15:27
Whole Foods Market Announces Community Giving Day to Benefit The Nature Conservancy.

Sale of Kahuku Iki parcel of Volcanoes National Park

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 15:27
Nature Conservancy transfers 222-acre dryland forest parcel to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.

4R Plus Program for Iowa Farmers

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 15:27
Today a group of agricultural and conservation stakeholders announced the launch of 4R Plus, a nutrient management and conservation program that equips Iowa farmers with the tools and resources to protect and enhance Iowa soils.

Cool and Connected Oak Cliff

Tue, 04/10/2018 - 18:08
"Cool & Connected Oak Cliff" uses trees to improve lives and cool neighborhoods in Dallas, nation's 3rd worst heat island