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President Obama designates three new national monuments under the Antiquities Act

Obama has protected more public lands and waters than any other President

Staff Report

FRISCO — The three new national monuments designated last week by President Obama under the Antiquities Act will protect more than 1 million acres of public land in Texas, Nevada and California. 781 more words


The Hatchery at Chase Garden Creek Video

Another great collaboration that will help preserve open space on the Cape.

Link to the Dennis Conservation Trust page with more information.


Links to our other partners: 26 more words

Video Gallery

A Wild Place

Here are a few pictures from a recent trip to Heggie’s Rock Nature Preserve, near Augusta, Georgia. The Nature Conservancy bought the land in 1983 from Robert Pollard, the head of local lumber company who did not want to see this granite outcrop becoming another quarry. 96 more words

Natural Elements

Negron proves there is hope state lawmakers will stand up to Big Sugar

They spell out “Buy the Land” in live bodies along along a Stuart beach. They gather in standing-room-only crowds at South Florida Water Management District meetings, traveling from Miami aboard Tri Rail and car pools from the Treasure Coast. 628 more words


Advocates to Malloy: Don't Strip Preservation Fund

HARTFORD, Conn.  Advocates for land conservation, affordable housing,
historic preservation and farming are opposing Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s plan to
remove money from a fund for historic preservation, open space purchases and… 118 more words


Budget, Beer, Guns, Pot And Potties On Lawmakers' Agenda

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TALLAHASSEE (AP) — Conservation land purchases, beer growlers, tax cuts, guns on state university campuses, medical marijuana and even where transgender people can go to the bathroom will all be issues that will come up during Florida’s 2015 legislative session. 648 more words