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Singer: Prescription for sick environmentalism

Singer: Prescription for sick environmentalism

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Native plant presumed extinct; found at Parker Ranch

Native plant presumed extinct; found at Parker Ranch

MEDIA RELEASE A Hawaiian plant species that had not been seen in a century and which was presumed extinct has been discovered on Parker Ranch lands in the Kohala region. Staff from The Nature Conservancy made the discovery earlier this summer in an upland rainforest on the slopes of Kohala volcano. “We were surveying a […]

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Premier atlas provides unprecedented view of the Earth

Premier atlas provides unprecedented view of the Earth

MEDIA RELEASE / PRWEB This year, on the 40th anniversary of Earth Day, The Nature Conservancy will release “The Atlas of Global Conservation,” a groundbreaking and visually stunning new book that goes far beyond the traditional atlas, providing the first ever in-depth picture of the Earth’s animals, plants and habitats—and the changes and challenges each […]

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Volunteers help Nature Conservancy restore South Kona forest

Volunteers help Nature Conservancy restore South Kona forest

“The volunteers did a fabulous job and the hard work they put in for the day will make a big difference in the preservation of native Hawaiian plants for years to come,” said Suzanne Case, executive director for The Nature Conservancy of Hawaii.  Case was among six Nature Conservancy staff members who joined in the […]

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Fish survey volunteer opportunity in Puako

Chad Wiggins, of The Nature Conservancy, wrote: Aloha Puako Marine Speaker Attendees, I’d like to announce an opportunity for anyone interested in lending a hand for our pakini (recreational fishing) survey to learn more about the what and why of this very important initiative. We’ve organized a training event to bring more volunteers aboard where […]

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