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DNR, MSU Collaborate To Hone Conservation Skills

EAST LANSING (AP) — Michigan State University and the state Department of Natural Resources have announced an online program to help conservation officers develop and sharpen their crime-fighting skills. 107 more words

News

They Yellow Trotter's Flight

Przewalski’s horse (pronounced / sh’e-val-skee.) Known as Equus ferus przewalskii or Dzungarian horse, is a rare and endangered subspecies of wild horse native to the steppes of central Asia, specifically Mongolia. 213 more words

Leo Bar

A Centennial Celebration

Each month, City Parks Alliance names one “Frontline Park” as a standout example of urban park excellence, innovation and stewardship from across the country. The program identifies city parks that find innovative ways to meet the unique challenges faced as a result of shrinking municipal budgets, land use pressures and urban neighborhood decay. 379 more words

Planning

The Water Tank Project

Art to Save Water

Water to Save Life

“Launching Summer 2014″ — #NoShade but it is mid-August so I’m hoping they get this up real soon. 72 more words

Astound-ing

Detective Joseph Mayrose Garden

At this July Clean & Green at the GCC 20 volunteers came out to Detective Mayrose Park to revitalize the park gardens. Among a variety of flowers donated by the conservancy, volunteers also brought GCC’s own stash of monthly compost to add a nutrient boost the soil to help native flowers to grow at the park. 157 more words

Gowanus Canal

Streambank stabilization project moves into final stages

After 39 years of teaching kindergarten and college students, Dave Anderson was ready to grab his tackle box, hang a “Gone Fishin’” sign on his door and spend some quality time on the creek. 806 more words

Community

"It was in the forest that I found "the peace that passeth understanding"  Jane Goodall

This blog is dedicated to thoughts and conversations on womanhood, female identity, body image, sistership, community, feminine leadership, woman’s art, women’s writing, nature conservancy and wilderness. 48 more words