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Sep 19, 2014, 09:05 ET image

Jean Hocker named Kingsbury Browne Fellow at Lincoln Institute of Land Policy

PROVIDENCE, R.I., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Jean Hocker, a former president of the Land Trust Alliance and longtime board member at the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, was named as the next Kingsbury Browne Fellow at the Lincoln Institute. Hocker was also named the winner of the Kingsbury Browne Conservation Leadership Award by the Land Trust Alliance in...

Sep 19, 2014, 09:00 ET

Matt Thomas Named Louisiana's 2014 Cox Conserves Hero

BATON ROUGE, La., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cox Communications and The Trust for Public Land today announced...

Sep 19, 2014, 08:00 ET

PepsiCo Joins Calls for Action on Climate Change; Announces Goal to Phase Out HFC Equipment by 2020; and Reports Progress on Sustainability Goals

PURCHASE, N.Y., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE: PEP) today strengthened its commitment to...

Sep 19, 2014, 08:00 ET

Aflac Named to Dow Jones Sustainability Index North America List

COLUMBUS, Ga., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aflac, the leading provider of voluntary insurance in the United...

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