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Valley 610Conservationists set ablaze Tuesday 40 acres of land surrounding Bethlehem’s water supply, ending the year with 200 acres burned in their effort to re-establish native plants in the Poconos. The prescribed burns aim to destroy invasive plants and...
Orlando Opinionators - Orlando SentinelEndorsing the Florida Water and Land Campaign last Tuesday, the College Democrats at UCF Environmental Caucus hopes to have a major precedence in the allocation of the necessary amount of petitions needed to place the Florida Water and Land Conservation...
Since the early 1930's soil conservation policy has been largely focused on preventing soil erosion and, in more recent decades, policies have broadened to protect water and air quality. But now, more conservation experts suggest that national policies...
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder drew applause from a variety of interest groups with his pledge to retool state government's approach to managing its vast land base. As his administration fills in the details, a delicate balancing act...
After years in decline, the sport of hunting is once again on the rise, thanks to a new influx of young hunters. Many of these young people are getting into hunting for "ethical and environmental" reasons, according to this new article in Slate. I'm not...
Tags: Wildlife, Game, Hunting, Justin Bieber, Lifestyle and Leisure
COUPEVILLE, Whidbey Island, Wash. - On the beach at Ebey's Landing, gray bones of driftwood that have washed up from who-knows-where have been cobbled into elaborate beach shelters to be used for who-knows-what. Just knowing someone spent time...
CNNWe should not be surprised. That's the view of many climate scientists as they survey the destruction wrought by the superstorm that ravaged the Northeast this week. The melting of Arctic ice, rising sea levels, the warming atmosphere and changes to...
Federal plans to shutter the Plum Island Animal Disease Laboratory and move the operation to Kansas have set into motion steps to sell the 843-acre New York island just off the North Fork of Long Island and visible from the Connecticut shoreline. But...
Staff WriterYou can now bid online for some "green goods" - including a Isaac Mizrahi dress - and have the proceeds go to restoring the wetlands in the Everglades. The auction is being put on by The Nature Conservancy, which is the organization behind the exhibit...
Tags: Isaac Mizrahi, Auction Service, Reyes, Charity, Coral Gables
VarietyFormer Entertainment Weekly TV critic Gillian Flynn hit gold with her third novel, "Gone Girl," a surprise summer hit that has sold more than 600,000 hardcover and e-book copies and is sitting at No. 3 on the New York Times Best Seller list for...
Tags: Reese Witherspoon
The Hartford Courant"This is the jewel right here." With that simple statement, Christina Clayton, president of the Old Lyme Land Trust, summed up the group's newest addition: the John Lohmann Connecticut River Preserve. The land is a stunning patch of forest, stone walls,...
Channel 2 NewsTonight (Sunday), on the eve of a major public forum concerning the Pebble Mine, Pebble opponents are saying they're deeply concerned over apparent discrepancies in Pebble's $120 million dollar environmental study on its own proposed project. That...
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