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Monthly Archives: December 2017

Fenced Nature Preserves Have Benefits Beyond Their Boundaries By Robert Lawrence – Hakai Magazine – December 15, 2017 With few exceptions, New Zealand has been free of land mammals since it broke away from Australia and Antarctica 80 million years ago. … Continue reading

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Coastal Kids’ Books to Cozy Up with This Season By Raina Delisle – Hakai Magazine – December 7, 2017 Long after the Hatchimals have hatched, their batteries have died, and they’ve been relegated to the donation bin, a good book … Continue reading

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Stopping the next wave of invasive species in Saskatchewan lakes By Costa Maragos – University of Regina – December 5, 2017 Invasive species continue to be a critical threat to freshwater ecosystems in Saskatchewan and across North America. But the species … Continue reading

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Pay-for-Performance: Bringing the Best of the Private Sector to Realize Wetland By Shannon Cunniff – Restore the Mississippi River Delta – December 6,2017 Over the next 15 years, Louisiana will receive billions of dollars for coastal restoration from Gulf oil … Continue reading

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Farmers Can Help #SaveTheBay… But They Need Our Help  Choose Clean Water Coalition – November 15, 2017 The Chesapeake watershed is home to many farms; 87,000 to be exact. Farmers have been a force for Bay restoration for a long time, … Continue reading

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Raising a hellbender is rough, but rewarding By Aaron Dodds  – Farm and Dairy – November 24, 2017 Over the past 10 years, the Jefferson Soil and Water Conservation District has been a part of the Ohio Hellbender Partnership, an organization … Continue reading

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