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Jan 21, 2015, 14:15 ET

New Partnership Gets Grant to Support Imperiled Tricolored Blackbird

 The USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) today teamed with Audubon California and the Western United Dairymen organizations to...

Jan 14, 2015, 16:59 ET

New Partnership-Driven Projects Boost Conservation in California

The USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) in California announces six new partnership-driven conservation projects, funded under the...

Jan 08, 2015, 12:56 ET

Pennsylvania DCNR to Resume Spraying Woodlands to Combat Gypsy Moth Damage

HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 8, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ – State woodland managers again are preparing to combat the potential damage from...

Jan 08, 2015, 12:48 ET

Westwide Snow School to Teach Sampling and Survival

Scientists, engineers, and technicians employed in the water resources arena will convene at Granlibakken Conference Center in Tahoe City, Calif.,...

Dec 29, 2014, 14:02 ET

Pennsylvania Celebrates Winter Trails Day with Get Outdoors PA Events

Outdoor recreation areas across Pennsylvania will be hosting special events and activities Jan. 10 as part of Get Outdoors PA's celebration of...

Dec 22, 2014, 15:05 ET

NRCS Provides Emergency Assistance to Camarillo Springs Community

 The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) has provided nearly $1 million to the City of Camarillo to install a number of...

Dec 17, 2014, 11:55 ET

California Conservation Investment by NRCS, Farmers and Ranchers Reaches $200 Million in Federal Fiscal Year 2014

California's agricultural landscape received a healthy boost of conservation in fiscal year 2014. Over 2,400 farmers and ranchers teamed up with...

Dec 16, 2014, 13:25 ET

Help Available for Wildfire-Impacted Ranches and Private Forestland

 USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) has funds available through its Catastrophic Fire Recovery Initiative to address the...

Dec 11, 2014, 15:48 ET

Entinen EU:n meri- ja kalastusasioiden komissaari, Maria Damanaki johtamaan The Nature Conservancyn Global Oceans -ohjelmaa

 The Nature Conservancy (TNC) ilmoitti tänään, että Maria Damanaki, entinen Euroopan unionin meri- ja kalastusasioiden...

Dec 11, 2014, 11:39 ET

Pa. State Parks, Forests Offer Visitors a Winter Playground

The calendar may say winter still is weeks away, but Pennsylvania's state forest and park systems again are rolling out the welcome mat for...

Dec 11, 2014, 05:15 ET

Tidligere EU-kommissær for maritime anliggender Maria Damanaki ny chef for The Nature Conservancys Global Oceans-program

 The Nature Conservancy (TNC) meddelte i dag, at tidligere EU-kommissionær for maritime anliggender og fiskeri Maria Damanaki overtager...

Dec 11, 2014, 04:00 ET

A anterior Comissária Marítima da UE, Maria Damanaki, liderará o Programa Global dos Oceanos da The Nature Conservancy

Arlington, VIRGÍNIA, 11 dezembro de 2014 / PRNewswire / - The Nature Conservancy (TNC) anunciou hoje que Maria Damanaki, antiga...

Dec 11, 2014, 03:00 ET

La excomisaria marítima de la UE Maria Damanaki dirigirá el Programa Global para los Océanos de The Nature Conservancy

 The Nature Conservancy (TNC) anunció hoy que Maria Damanaki, anteriormente comisaria de la Unión Europea para Asuntos...

Dec 11, 2014, 03:00 ET

Före detta kommissionär med ansvar för havsfrågor i EU, Maria Damanaki, ska leda The Nature Conservancys program Global Oceans

 The Nature Conservancy (TNC) meddelar idag att Maria Damanaki, före detta kommissionär för havs- och fiskefrågor i EU,...

Dec 11, 2014, 03:00 ET

Maria Damanaki, l'ancienne commissaire des affaires maritimes de l'UE, va diriger le programme des océans à l'échelle mondiale de The Nature Conservancy

The Nature Conservancy (TNC) a annoncé aujourd'hui que Maria Damanaki, l'ancienne commissaire de l'Union européenne pour les affaires...

Dec 11, 2014, 03:00 ET

Ehemalige EU-Kommissarin für Maritime Angelegenheiten Maria Damanaki wird Global Oceans Program von The Nature Conservancy leiten

 The Nature Conservancy (TNC) gab heute bekannt, dass Maria Damanaki, ehemalige EU-Kommissarin für Maritime Angelegenheiten und...

Dec 10, 2014, 14:57 ET

California NRCS Begins New Year-Round Contracting for EQIP Conservation Projects

NRCS in California is rolling out a new approach for farmers and ranchers applying for the Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP). The new...

Dec 01, 2014, 08:00 ET

The Drive for Five is successful - Nature Conservancy of Canada again named top environmental charity by MoneySense Magazine

TORONTO, Dec. 1,  2014 /CNW/ - As Canadians enter an important time of the year for charitable gift giving, MoneySense Magazine has ranked the...

Nov 25, 2014, 13:08 ET

PA State Forest Districts Opening Additional Roads to Hunters

 When a new season opens Monday for Pennsylvania deer hunters, new hunting grounds will be available to them as well if they take advantage of...

Nov 21, 2014, 13:26 ET

DCNR Unveils Conservation Plan for Pennsylvania's Threatened State Tree

In an effort to protect the eastern hemlock across Pennsylvania, the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources has developed a conservation...