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  • WWT Technologies and Water Conservation

    WWT Technologies and Water Conservation How to Win the Race for Everyone Waste Management Solutions for Business   Delivered by - Daniel L. Theobald Dan Theobald “Wastewater Dan” The WastewaterWizard How to Win the Race for Everyone Waste Management Solutions for Business   Industry will always lead the way in the adaptation of new ...


  • PHYTO Partners with The Nature Conservancy

    In celebration of Earth Day on April 22, 2012 and beyond, consumers nationwide can help restore the critically endangered Atlantic Forest in Brazil by purchasing a limited edition Phytopolleine. Beginning April 1, 2012, this 100% essential oil scalp treatment will be launched by renowned botanical hair care brand PHYTO and will ...


    By The Nature Conservancy

  • Challenges in soil and water conservation

    Productive soils and clean water are essential elements for economic and social prosperity and environmental sustainability. Throughout history, civilizations have thrived or collapsed based on the availability of these vital resources. The lack of arable land and evidence of soil degradation have been identified as causes for the fall of many ancient civilizations, such as those in Mesopotamia, ...

  • Weather Monitoring for Conservation at Fish Barrier

    Migration of the invasive Asian Carp through the Mississippi River system into the Great Lakes has the potential to devastate native fisheries throughout the region. Smith-Root, an environmental engineering firm, has developed a proprietary technology for an electric fish barrier to prevent such migration. Their technology uses the most efficient electric field pattern for guiding the fish with ...

  • CLCA Wins Water Conservation Award

    March 26, 2010 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE . . . CLCA Wins Water Conservation Award The California Landscape Contractors Association (CLCA) is pleased to announce it was honored to receive a Silicon Valley Water Conservation Award on World Water Day, March 22, for its Water Management Certification Program. The second annual Silicon Valley Water Conservation Award Luncheon and Water Expo was hosted ...

  • Conservation cooperation a ‘matter of survival’ for Arabs

    The Arab region’s best chance of facing the challenges of food insecurity, water scarcity and natural disasters lies in ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • Commercial Systems: The quest for Water Conservation

    Over the past 20 years, private businesses in the U.S. have joined forces with federal and local government to improve the efficiency of water systems, spending billions on infrastructure to reduce waste and save money. Despite their efforts, more than 2 trillion gal of water are still lost every year, according to the American Water Works Assn. (AWWA). So, after all of the investments, why are ...


    By WaterSignal

  • Newly Revised Water Rights Handbook From Bradford Publishing Co.—Helping Colorado Conservation Professionals Deal With the Complex World of Water

    The “Water Rights Handbook for Colorado Conservation Professionals” provides essential information on water rights from the most fundamental principles of water law, to conducting due diligence investigations on water rights, appraising water rights for conservation ...


  • Dan Theobald repeatedly sharing strategies to Conserve-On-Water,

    Dan Theobald repeatedly sharing strategies to Conserve-On-Water, Improve Results at Reduced Cost and also protect the Environment! For everyone to benefit by using these tips, I recently enhanced direct access for strategies at: www.Conserve-On-Water.com Examples ...


  • Conservation Videos Give Quick Glimpse into Assistance Available

    USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service in California is releasing eight short videos on YouTube, providing a quick glimpse into some of the Agency's most popular conservation opportunities (http://www.youtube.com/user/NRCSCalifornia). In four minutes or less viewers can meet a ...

  • Arizona American Water Opens Conservation Gardens

    American Water, the largest investor-owned U.S. water and wastewater utility company, announced today that its subsidiary Arizona American Water will be leading two grand opening ceremonies for their new xeriscape gardens in Sun City and Paradise Valley. Sun City officials and residents will celebrate the ribbon cutting at their new xeriscape garden located at the Sun ...


    By American Water

  • Esri Press Publishes Conservation Planning: Shaping the Future

     Conservation Planning: Shaping the Future details how working scientists develop conservation plans using the best available scientific ...


    By Esri

  • Bringing solutions to the IUCN World Conservation Congress

    The World Resources Institute made important contributions on a variety of issues at the IUCN World Conservation Congress discussions. Topics included ecosystems, access to information, deforestation, governance and tools for sustainability metrics. Over 8,000 conservation professionals gathered in Barcelona to chart pathways for sustaining environmental systems and species diversity. With the ...

  • ARAMARK Environmental Sustainability Program To Train Young Professionals

    SOURCE: Student Conservation Association (SCA) SUMMARY:ARAMARK, in association with the Student Conservation Association (SCA), engages youth with a keen orientation towards the environment. The 2012 class of ARAMARK interns are working at client locations in various business settings across the US ...


    By 3BL Media

  • Abdoulaye Ndiaye wins international waterbird conservation award

    Abdoulaye Ndiaye of Senegal is being awarded the 2015 individual Conservation Award by the African Eurasian Waterbird Agreement (AEWA). Abdoulaye was a long-time staff member of Wetlands International and currently acts as an Associate Expert. The award will be presented at the AEWA Meeting of the Parties taking place in Bonn, Germany from 9 to 14 November. Abdoulaye Ndiaye has worked in over 30 ...


    By Wetlands International

  • FedEx and conservation international collaborate on environmental initiatives in China

    Today Conservation International (CI) announced a major investment by FedEx Corp. to support environmental projects in China. FedEx will donate US$600,000 to CI to run ten community conservation projects in China's Sichuan Province that will assist in the survival of one of the region's most well-known natives - the giant panda. Together, FedEx and CI will support reforestation in Sichuan ...

  • FedEx and NFWF announce Urban conservation projects

    FedEx Corp. and the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) announced today the six local projects selected to receive funding and FedEx team member volunteer support in 2010 through a unique collaboration to address the most pressing urban environmental challenges in major U.S. cities. Grants will be award to local nonprofits in Los Angeles, Memphis, New York City, Pittsburgh, San Francisco ...

  • FedEx and NFWF deliver urban conservation projects

    FedEx Corp. and the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) deliver money and muscle for urban conservation projects in12 major cities. This is the second year of their unique collaboration to address pressing urban environmental challenges across the U.S. Through NFWF, grants have been awarded to local nonprofits that will maximize FedEx philanthropic and volunteer resources. The selected ...

  • Aerojet Honored by National Association of Environmental Professionals

    Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, announced today that on behalf of Aerojet, its Vice President of Environmental Health and Safety, Chris Conley, was presented with the National Association of Environmental Professionals' (NAEP) 2011 Environmental Excellence Award for Public Partnerships. Aerojet was recognized for the public partnerships the company pursued in two exceptional ...


  • Institute for Ocean Conservation Science Helps Launch Stony Brook University’s Master of Arts Program in Marine Conservation and Policy

    New M.A. program is the first of its kind in New York and among only a few such programs nationwide Scientists from the Institute for Ocean Conservation Science at Stony Brook University (SBU), who also are members of the university's faculty, are teaching the first course offered through the new graduate program, M.A. in Marine ...


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