Category Archives: Conservation

Earth Day Webinar to Highlight Plan to Protect 50% of America’s Wildlands

PORTLAND, Ore.— An Earth Day webinar led by one of the founders of the Center for Biological Diversity will explore a plan for protecting 30% of America’s wildlands and waters by 2030 and half of them by 2050. The Center’s Executive Director Kierán Suckling will convene a small panel of experts on a webinar to dive into the value of public lands and

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Amazon Provides a $10 Million Grant to Conserve Forests

Per Business Wire — Amazon today announced a $10 million grant to conserve, restore, and support sustainable forestry, wildlife and nature-based solutions across the Appalachian Mountains, in collaboration with The Nature Conservancy. Nature-based solutions refer to the sustainable management and use of nature for tackling challenges such as removing carbon from the atmosphere to slow climate change and helping maintain

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Hawaii Signs Shared Stewardship Agreement with US Forest Service

Half a million acres of Hawaii forest land will get more protection thanks to a new agreement between the Department of Land and Natural Resources and the federal government. Hawaii is known for its lush green wilderness but the people who work to protect half a million acres of Hawaii forest land will get more protection thanks to a new

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Governor Of Virginia Announces Conservation Grants To Protect 17,000 Acres

“These 17,000 acres of newly-conserved lands will generate tremendous benefits for the Commonwealth,” said Governor Northam. “We are protecting our precious natural resources, building resilience to climate change, and ensuring Virginia remains a great place to live, work, and visit.” Click HERE to link to the article.

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