The Nature Conservancy

Colorado: Portion of Medano Ranch Changes Hands

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 11:55
The Nature Conservancy in Colorado and the Rio Grande Water Conservation District today announced the transfer of a portion of the Medano Ranch.

2017 OktoberForest campaign kicks off

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 17:26
The Nature Conservancy, along with Heavy Seas Alehouse and Atlas Brew Works, has launched the month-long OktoberForest awareness campaign in Washington, DC; Baltimore, MD; and Arlington, VA. The campaign is making beer fans aware of the critical link between the health of America’s forests and beer’s main ingredient—water.

Arizona Business Leaders Protect Water

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 14:23
Arizona business leaders take the lead in protecting water for our future while enhancing Verde River flows to support fish and recreation.

600 Hundred Volunteers to Plant Nearly 20,000 Trees to Complete Three-Year Restoration Project in Sandy-Damaged Jamaica Bay

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 10:53
600 Hundred Volunteers to Plant Nearly 20,000 Trees to Complete Three-Year Restoration Project in Sandy-Damaged Jamaica Bay

OktoberForest Campaign Begins in New York!

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 19:36
OktoberForest Campaign Begins in New York!

Alabama: A Conservation Celebration Media Information

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 16:30
A Conservation Celebration with The Nature Conservancy and Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources featuring Alabama Governor Kay Ivey.

New Study Finds Nature is Vital to Beating Climate Change

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 16:11
Nature could cost-effectively deliver over a third of greenhouse gas emissions reductions required to prevent dangerous levels of global warming.

2017 OktoberForest campaign underway in Virginia

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 16:11
In partnership with 14 different breweries throughout the state of Virginia, The Nature Conservancy has launched the month-long OktoberForest awareness campaign. Oktoberforest is making beer fans aware of the critical link between the health of America’s forests and beer’s main ingredient—water.

Alabama: University of Alabama Collaboration

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 16:11
The Nature Conservancy in Alabama and Honors College Environmental Research and Advocacy Students Collaborate to Benefit an Endangered Species

Alabama: Pecker Trekker Trail Run

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 16:11
To benefit the red-cockaded woodpecker, University of Alabama students are hosting a trail run and walk called the Oakmulgee Pecker Trekker on Saturday, April 8, at 8 am, in the Oakmulgee District of the Talladega National Forest.

Celebration Will Showcase U.S. and Canadian Conservation Partnership on Lake Superior

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 16:11
On June 17th, Americans and Canadians will come together on the northwest shore of Lake Superior to celebrate protection of one of the last privately-owned, undeveloped stretches of shoreline between Duluth, Minnesota, and Thunder Bay, Ontario.

Mining Legislation Would Put Wisconsin’s Lands and Waters at Risk

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 13:08
The Nature Conservancy is opposed to Senate Bill 395 and Assembly Bill 499, which seek to repeal current state law on nonferrous metallic mining popularly referred to as the Prove It First mining law.

Florida: Conservancy Opens Office in West Palm Beach

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 18:01
The Nature Conservancy has just opened an office in West Palm Beach to further support the organization’s work in south Florida and throughout the state.

Arizona: Future Forest Designed to Propel Thinning

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 18:01
The Nature Conservancy in Arizona and U.S. Forest Service have launched a project called Future Forest that is designed to increase forest thinning and prevent wildfires.

Carver Cotton Gin Dam Removal Begins in East Bridgewater

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 15:00
A coalition of public and nonprofit partners is removing the Satucket River dam to benefit public safety and ecology. Press availability set for 10 a.m. Monday, Oct. 16.

Michigan-OktoberForest

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 20:45
Michigan Breweries Say Cheers to The Nature Conservancy’s OktoberForest

Crossville Workshop to Address State's Needs for Firewood Producers

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 20:27
The Nature Conservancy and an alliance of state, federal and non-governmental partners are holding a free public workshop in Crossville, Tennessee that will show participants how to develop their own small businesses to sell heat-treated firewood

The Nature Conservancy Convenes Non-Traditional Partners to Accelerate Large-Scale Wind and Solar Energy Development in New York

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 17:23
The Nature Conservancy Convenes Non-Traditional Partners to Accelerate Large-Scale Wind and Solar Energy Development in New York

The Nature Conservancy’s Statement Regarding the Repeal of the Clean Power Plan

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 17:23
The Nature Conservancy supports the goals that the United States committed to in the Paris Agreement, and believes that significant carbon emissions reductions are necessary to protect our climate, increase resilience and security, and promote economic growth.

Nature Center to Open in Ashtabula County

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 11:21
Nature Center to Open in Ashtabula County