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  • World Nature Conservation Day

    Celebrated on July 28th each year, World Nature Conservation Day recognises the need to protect and conserve the environment for present and future generations. Rapid development is putting pressure on natural resources like air, water, forests, wildlife, fossil fuels & minerals. It is important to sustainably manage the world’s natural resources and ensure ...


    By DelAgua Group

  • 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

  • The nature conservancy and granite environmental

    Granite Environmental, in conjunction with The Nature Conservancy, launched their “Plant a Billion Trees” campaign this week at the International Erosion Control Association’s annual conference, Environmental Connection. After a successful launch, it’s now time to begin the tree planting! Participants at Environmental Connection ’11 ...


    By Granite Environmental, Inc

  • Be a force for nature - become a conservation volunteer!

    Become a Force for Nature this National Volunteer Week (April 10-16) as the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) invites you sign up for one of over 50 Conservation Volunteers events and have an adventure in conservation. Across Canada, NCC's Conservation Volunteers program is working to protect Canada's natural areas. This unique program takes Canadians outdoors to experience the beauty of nature ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Dow and the Nature Conservancy announce collaboration to value nature

    Andrew Liveris, chairman and chief executive officer of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) and Mark Tercek, chief executive officer of The Nature Conservancy jointly announced today a new collaboration between the organizations to help Dow and other companies recognize, value and incorporate nature into global business goals, decisions and strategies. The senior leaders issued the news to some ...

  • Rare and The Nature Conservancy Agree to Merge

    The Nature Conservancy and Rare today announced their intent to merge, combining forces to accomplish greater conservation outcomes together than either organization could alone. Under the combined organization, Rare, known for its ground-breaking Pride campaigns, aimed at inspiring and empowering local people to conserve their natural resources, will retain its identity ...


    By Rare

  • The Nature Conservancy Releases ACL`s

    If there's anything Austin knows, it's live music. But as important as entertainment is, we understand the impact all those tour buses and visitors can have on our environment. That's why the Conservancy loves bands that not only talk the talk, but walk the walk – the green walk, that is. Check out some of our favorite eco-friendly acts, all of whom have graced a stage at ...


    By The Nature Conservancy

  • The Nature Conservancy Announces Opportunity to Protect 13,000 Acres in New Conservation Project

    The Nature Conservancy’s New Hampshire Chapter announced ...


    By PRWeb

  • The Nature Conservancy and IBM launch program for sustaining watersheds

    The Nature Conservancy and IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced plans to launch a free website this fall called Rivers for Tomorrow, where watershed managers can map, analyze and share detailed information about the health of local freshwater river basins to inform clean up programs. The online application will provide easy access to data and computer models to help watershed managers assess how land ...

  • New funds available to conserve natural resources in Maine

    Nearly two million dollars to conserve some of Maine’s most vulnerable natural resources are ready and waiting. The Nature Conservancy is now seeking inquiries from entities capable of restoring, enhancing, preserving, or creating wetlands and other important habitats in Maine. The Conservancy administers the Maine Natural Resource Conservation Program in collaboration with the Maine ...


    By The Nature Conservancy

  • Nature conservancy and Enbridge to partner on habitat protection

    John Lounds, President and CEO of the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC), today joins Pat Daniel, President and CEO of Enbridge Inc., to announce Enbridge's largest-ever community investment: $2.5 million in support of NCC's work to preserve and protect important and sensitive natural habitats across Canada. Enbridge's investment will help conserve and care for more than 7,400 acres (about 3,000 ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Granite Environmental teams up with the nature conservancy

    Granite Environmental gives back by adopting! Teaming up with The Nature Conservancy, they are helping to protect nature and preserve life by proudly adopting three acres of land and three coral reefs around the world. The Nature Conservancy’s mission is to preserve the plants, animals, and natural communities by protecting the lands and waters they need to survive. Granite Environmental ...


    By Granite Environmental, Inc

  • The Nature Conservancy and IBM Launch Program for Sustaining Watersheds

    To establish Web site for watershed managers and planners to analyze river basins, and make more informed decisions ARMONK, N.Y. and ARLINGTON, Va. - The Nature Conservancy and IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced plans to launch a free Web site this fall called Rivers for Tomorrow, where watershed managers can map, analyze and share detailed ...


    By The Nature Conservancy

  • Natural Resources Conservation Service Receives Top Honor

    USDA Agency awarded at California Rice Commission Reception   SACRAMENTO, Calif., March 6, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Top leaders from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) were on hand today to receive the California Rice Commission's Circle of Life Award for their pioneering work to help improve ...

  • The Nature Conservancy Selects Agresso Business World

    UNIT4 Business Software, the North American subsidiary of UNIT4, the global business software group, has signed a significant agreement to provide The Nature Conservancy with the Agresso Business World Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solution to help them manage their financials. With new funding sources, changing donor reporting requirements and an expansion into ...


    By The Nature Conservancy

  • Nature conservancy and Enbridge to partner on habitat protection

    Enbridge announces largest-ever community investment: $2.5 million in support of NCC's work to preserve and protect important and sensitive natural habitats across ...

  • Nature Conservancy Receives $25,000 Grant from GE

    The Nature Conservancy announced that it has been awarded a $25,000 grant from the General Electric Foundation, in keeping with GE’s Ecomagination initiative. The funding will be used to protect and restore habitat in the Berkshire Taconic Landscape. ...


    By General Electric

  • The Nature Conservancy of Hawai‘i rings in a solar new year

    The Nature Conservancy of Hawai‘i will ring in the New Year equipped with a state-of-the-art photovoltaic (PV) system that allows the non-profit to generate clean energy and reduce its carbon emissions. The new 72-panel PV system was just installed atop the rooftop of the Conservancy’s downtown Honolulu office. Hawai‘i Energy Connection engineered and supervised the project in collaboration with ...


    By The Nature Conservancy

  • Natural Assets: Conservation instruments or instruments for change?

    Nobody is surprised when their water is cut off if they haven’t paid the bill. We admit that companies have to recoup their investments and maintain infrastructure (water withdrawal, treatment, distribution, etc.), on top of paying staff and suppliers. Why don’t we apply the same logic to the services offered by nature? The answer is simple: they are perceived to be free. Year after year, plant ...

  • Conservation in the UAE

    WKC Group conducts a capture and relocation programme for the Critically Endangered Persian Wonder Gecko following the findings of a Terrestrial Ecology Survey. The findings of the Terrestrial Ecology Survey undertaken for a proposed road alignment highlighted the presence of the Arabian IUCN Red List, Critically ...


    By WKC Group

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