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The  Facebook winner of  an original silk painting is Jeffrey T Rice. To everyone  who took part in the preservation of Pointe Sable in Saint Lucia, I would  like  to thank you. 25 more words


New conservation projects protect 267 acres in the Newfound Mountains

We recently protected 267 acres in two separate conservation projects in the Newfound Mountains, near the area where Buncombe, Haywood and Madison counties converge. We purchased 31 acres at Doubleside Knob in Haywood County, and placed 236 acres into conservation easement at Haywood Gap, permanently protecting clean water sources, healthy forest communities, habitat, and wildlife corridors. 843 more words

Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy

Hablando de Nuestra Madre Tierra

Various thoughts come to mind in thinking about La Madre Tierra. The word madre carries a particular strong cultural resonance in Chicano/Latino/Hispano communities, and when it is connected to… 463 more words

Land Conservation

This Land is Whose Land?

If you are not following Western land issues you may miss the “Land Transfer” issue. In short, it is a push to “give/take back” or “transfer” federal lands to the states. 622 more words

Politics And Policy

is there a new race for open space in chester county?

Michael Rellehan has hit it out of the ball park in The Daily Local today. Every single person who lives in Chester County should read this article and the rest of his series. 1,765 more words

Chester County