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Rhode Island Groundfishermen Bring Technology Aboard to Track Bycatch

1 hour 31 min ago
Electronic monitoring provides an accurate and cost-effective alternative for commercial fisheries monitoring in New England.

Experimental Reef Building Underway at Quonochontaug Pond

1 hour 31 min ago
Experimental Reef Building Underway at Quonochontaug Pond

Partnership Formalized with Whole Foods and Billion Oyster Project

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 12:21
Event at Whole Foods Market Columbus Circle with Billion Oyster Project aims to educate consumers on the many reasons to love oysters

President’s Budget Makes Deep Cuts to Conservation, Science Programs

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 12:00
The Nature Conservancy released the following statement from President and CEO Mark R. Tercek regarding today’s release of President Trump’s FY 2018 budget.

Recycle for Nature in Oklahoma

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 20:45
Recycle for Nature Program Protects Blue River and Increases Recycling in Oklahoma

Florida: Nature Works Everywhere at Miami Northwestern Senior High

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 20:45
Miami Northwestern Senior High, The Nature Conservancy and Lowe’s address urban environmental challenges and strengthen community through a Nature Works Everywhere school garden.

Nestlé Purina PetCare Supports TNC Soil Initiative

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 20:45
May 24, 2017 – Today, Nestlé Purina PetCare Company announced its support for The Nature Conservancy’s reThink Soil initiative, a national, collaborative effort to help farmers improve soil health on croplands across the United States, by committing $1 million over five years. Widespread adoption of soil health practices could provide unprecedented economic benefits for U.S. farmers and businesses, as well as significant conservation benefits for generations to come.

Coral Reef Tourism is worth $36 Billion to the Travel Industry and Host Nations Every Year

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 05:58
A new study published in the Journal of Marine Policy finds that coral reefs generate $36 billion in global tourism value per year.

Nationally Recognized North Idaho Forests Conserved

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 16:50
Approximately 5,568 acres of forestland has been permanently conserved to benefit wildlife, local economies, clean water and recreation.

Conservancy's Florida Team Adds New Staff

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 13:34
The Nature Conservancy in Florida welcomes several new staff members to the organization in positions focused on philanthropy, government relations, land conservation, field initiatives, and urban conservation.

Conservancy in New York Celebrates World Water Day

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 13:34
– In honor of World Water Day, The Nature Conservancy in New York is celebrating the many ways we protect clean water for people and nature.

Childrens-Park-Valparaiso-Schools

Wed, 05/17/2017 - 13:22
Press release about how 6,000 students in Valparaiso, Indiana, received their Nature IN-Deeds.

Nevada: Vail Resorts’ “1% for the Forest” Partnership

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 16:01
The Nature Conservancy and Vail Resorts, Inc. today announced the beneficiary projects of the “1% for the Forest” Initiative in which one percent of revenue from  Epic Discovery activities at Heavenly Mountain Resort are helping fund important ecological restoration and preservation projects managed by The Nature Conservancy.

Wyoming: Conservation Partnership Award for Tongue River

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 12:59
The Regional Conservation Partnership Program (RCPP) is awarding 1.9 million dollars in funding to help private landowners address conservation needs in Sheridan County.

RESTORE Act Protects 2,000 Critical Acres in Texas' Bahia Grande Basin

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 12:38
The Nature Conservancy announced the protection of three coastal properties today totaling 2,129 acres within the Bahia Grande coastal basin of South Texas.

GDSNWR Highlights Water Management Project

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 20:59
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and partners today highlighted new water control structures at Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge designed to lessen flood risk to nearby communities, dampen the effects of wildfire and drought and improve water quality for wildlife and people.

New Mexico: Laura McCarthy House Subcommittee Testimony

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 14:56
Today the U.S. House Agriculture Subcommittee on Conservation and Forestry will hear testimony from several national experts on ways to update federal forest and fire management.

Restoration project launches at Cleveland nature preserve

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 14:56
Cleveland-Cuyahoga Port Authority and The Nature Conservancy work together to restore native plants

Ownership of Hemingway House Transferred to The Community Library

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 11:55
Transfer of Ernest Hemingway's final residence, in the middle of Idaho, marks a new approach to the iconic writer's legacy in the American West

Georgia: Earth Day Celebration 2017

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 11:55
The Nature Conservancy hosted its annual fundraising event, the 23rd annual Earth Day Celebration: Moonlight Through the Pines, on Friday, April 21, 2017.