The Nature Conservancy

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

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 19:19
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

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 10:15
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.

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

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 12:42
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.

The Power of Nature Can Clean Our Waters

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 12:42
Op-Ed by Rose Paul: there is one strategy often overlooked in protecting water quality: smart investments in nature.

The Nature Conservancy Preserves 24,000-acre Coastal Ranch at Point Conception with $165 Million Gift from Esri Founders

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 12:42
The Nature Conservancy Preserves 24,000-acre Coastal Ranch at Point Conception with $165 Million Gift from Esri Founders

The Nature Conservancy in Colorado Allies with Backbone Media

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 12:42
The Nature Conservancy in Colorado today announced a new partnership with Backbone Media.

Statement From The Nature Conservancy in New York on the Assembly and Senate One-House Budget Proposals

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 12:42
Statement From The Nature Conservancy in New York

The Nature Conservancy Urges Senators to Reject Wetlands Bill

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 11:24
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.

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

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 14:12
Carson National Forest and Taos Valley Watershed Coalition Receive Forest Restoration Funding

U.S. Senate Should Seize Opportunity to Strengthen Disaster Aid Bill, Says The Nature Conservancy

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 14:12
The U.S. House of Representatives unveiled a disaster aid bill (H.R. 4667) yesterday to fund recovery efforts from this year’s hurricanes and wildfires. With the House and Senate both expected to vote on the bill this week, time is short for Congress to finalize the bill’s provisions.

A Holiday Gift for The Finger Lakes: The Nature Conservancy is awarded $1.1 million in state funds to improve Owasco Lake’s water quality

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 14:12
A Holiday Gift for The Finger Lakes: The Nature Conservancy is awarded $1.1 million in state funds to improve Owasco Lake’s water quality

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Wed, 02/14/2018 - 17:01
State of Michigan Investing $862,400 to Enhance Control Efforts of Invasive Insect

Land Protection with Downtown Renewal Twist in Willsboro

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 13:58
Land Protection with Downtown Renewal Twist in Willsboro

Sale of Kahuku Iki parcel of Volcanoes National Park

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 19:48
Nature Conservancy transfers 222-acre dryland forest parcel to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.

Roy E. Larsen Sandyland Sanctuary Reopens

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 19:48
The Nature Conservancy’s Roy E. Larsen Sandyland Sanctuary in Silsbee, Texas is now open after being closed for several months due to flooding and other impacts sustained during Hurricane Harvey.

4R Plus Program for Iowa Farmers

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 16:46
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.

Arizona: 2018 Nature Photo Contest Accepting Entries

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 16:46
The Nature Conservancy in Arizona announces its fourth annual High School Nature Photo contest.

Missed Opportunity on Infrastructure

Mon, 02/12/2018 - 19:31
The Nature Conservancy released the following statement from Co-Chief External Affairs Officer Lynn Scarlett regarding the Trump Administration’s infrastructure proposal, which was released today

President’s Budget Proposal Shortchanges Critical Conservation and Science Programs

Mon, 02/12/2018 - 19:31
The Nature Conservancy released the following statement from Co-Chief External Affairs Officer Lynn Scarlett regarding President Trump’s FY 2019 budget proposal, which was released today

Navy, State of Maryland and Nonprofits Partner to Conserve Land in Dorchester County

Mon, 02/12/2018 - 13:29
A partnership between the U.S. Navy, Maryland Department of Natural Resources, The Conservation Fund, The Nature Conservancy, and the Chesapeake Conservancy has led to the permanent protection of 230 acres on a family-owned farm in Dorchester County, Maryland. Spread over three parcels, the farm is made up of 135 acres of prime agricultural fields and 85 acres of forest in the Nanticoke River watershed, one of the Chesapeake Bay's most pristine landscapes and an important habitat for migratory birds.