The Nature Conservancy

Statement of the Nature Conservancy on CARB Action on Tropical Forests

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 16:55
California Considers Tropical Forests in Climate Plans

The Nature Conservancy Commits to Natural Solutions with Climate Alliance

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 13:55
The Nature Conservancy Commits to Natural Solutions with Climate Alliance

Nature Conservancy Adds 240 Acres at Center of Smoky Valley Ranch

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 13:55
The Nature Conservancy has purchased 240 acres of cropland in Logan County, Kansas that has long interrupted the native grass landscape of the organization's Smoky Valley Ranch.

Delaware: New Dock at Edward H. McCabe Preserve

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 13:55
The Nature Conservancy in Delaware hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony today for its new floating dock located on the banks of the Broadkill River at the Conservancy’s Edward H. McCabe Preserve.

Western Kentucky Wetlands Monitoring

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 13:55
The Nature Conservancy and partners are embarking on a five-year, $1.36 million study funded by the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) to determine the effects of ongoing wetland restoration on water-quality and wildlife in western Kentucky.

New study evaluates water quality benefits of Harris Creek oyster reef

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 11:56
A new study finds that Harris Creek's restored reefs are able to filter the full volume of the creek in less than ten days during summer months. Based on collected data, the restored reefs have the potential to remove one million pounds of nitrogen from the Chesapeake Bay over a decade.

Bunge, Santander Brasil and TNC to Offer Soy Farmers Long-Term Loans to Expand Production without Clearing Native Habitat in the Brazilian Cerrado

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 11:56
Today Bunge S.A., a subsidiary of Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG) (“Bunge”), Banco Santander Brasil S.A. (B3: SANB11) (“Santander Brasil”) and The Nature Conservancy (“TNC”) announced they have jointly developed a first-of-its-kind financing mechanism for soy farmers in the Brazilian Cerrado.

The Nature Conservancy’s Summer Benefit Raises Funds for Conservation on Long Island

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 11:56
The Nature Conservancy’s Summer Benefit Raises Funds for Conservation on Long Island

John-Ketzenberger-Joins-TNC

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 11:56
The Nature Conservancy in Indiana is pleased to announce that John Ketzenberger is its new director of government relations.

Invasive Species Awareness Week Events Announced for the Adirondacks

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 11:56
Invasive Species Awareness Week Events Announced for the Adirondacks

Mike Mays joins Kentucky Board

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 11:56
Mike Mays joins the Kentucky Board of Trustees

The Nature Conservancy’s Statement on ICAO’s Adoption of Climate Rules

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 11:56
The Nature Conservancy welcomes the progress announced by the UN’s International Civil Aviation Organization to advance monitoring and reporting of climate change pollution in the international aviation sector.

Sporting Sustainability launch

Mon, 08/27/2018 - 11:33
launch of Sporting Sustainability program with Sporting Kansas City

Sen-Donnelly-and-LWCF

Fri, 08/24/2018 - 17:13
Senator Donnelly Says Land and Water Conservation Fund is a “Win-Win-Win” for Indiana

Cutting Edge Water Markets Support Farming and Preserve Precious Resources

Fri, 08/24/2018 - 17:13
Western states continue to have to balance weather and climate conditions with the need to preserve water for people to drink, industrial use, and other sectors, including agriculture. To help address some of these challenges, The Nature Conservancy and partners in California and Arizona are looking to create new markets to support economic development and agricultural production with the need to conserve and preserve water resources.

Senate Farm Bill Passage a Win for Conservation

Fri, 08/24/2018 - 17:13
The U.S. Senate today passed its proposed Farm Bill, the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018. Today's passage represents an important step in charting the course for conservation over the next several years.

Maine Forest Carbon Project

Fri, 08/24/2018 - 17:13
New Forest Carbon Project Launched on Conservation Land Along the Upper St. John River

Hawk Mountain and TNC Partner For Conservation

Fri, 08/24/2018 - 17:13
Hawk Mountain and The Nature Conservancy partner for conservation in 2018.

The Nature Conservancy Debuts First Open-Source Water Leadership Training and Cooperative Board Game in Stockholm at World Water Week

Tue, 08/21/2018 - 16:26
The Nature Conservancy Debuts First Open-Source Water Leadership Training and Cooperative Board Game in Stockholm at World Water Week

Breathe Easy Dallas

Tue, 08/21/2018 - 16:26
At the Dallas Clean Air Action Day on June 22, The Nature Conservancy and The City of Dallas announced a first-of-its-kind study for North Texas: Breathe Easy Dallas. The project will study the impact of practical solutions like reduced car idling, campus-based health initiatives and tree planting on air quality and asthma-related absenteeism at identified schools.