Tag: Nature Conservancy

33 Years of Giving Back to Nature

Written by | October 30th, 2013

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“I truly feel that if you find inspiration in your work, then it’s easy to find success in your job,” says the Conservancy’s Angie Sosdian. Read how one of our longest-serving employees has been inspired by the Conservancy’s donors with whom she works.

Nature’s Place on the Global Stage

Written by | September 25th, 2013

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The issues our planet faces can seem daunting, but as we listened to leaders at the UN talk about investing in nature to safeguard our future, solutions seem a lot more possible.

Farm to Closet: Top 5 Reasons Why Knitting Rules

Written by | September 23rd, 2013

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Our resident knitting experts thinks knitting rules. She also just created a beautiful shawl from sustainable wool from sheep raised in Patagonia. What makes wool sustainable? Read on to find out!

The Green Buzz: Monday, September 23

Written by | September 23rd, 2013

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On the first Autumn weekday of 2013, we’ve got quite the green news roundup for you.

  1. The Nature Conservancy and Rare have agreed to merge. (The Nature Conservancy)
  2. Can’t a nuclear plant catch a break? Fukushima hit by a typhoon and, yes, another earthquake. (Grist)
  3. Do you live in one of the most energy-efficient states? Check out the rankings. (National Geographic)
  4. Colorado road repairs are beginning on the 500 miles of roadways and 50 bridges destroyed during the flood. (Huffington Post)
  5. Oxfam says climate change is worsening hunger around the world. (Bloomberg)

Nature Photo of the Week: Colorful Chugach Mountains

Written by | September 19th, 2013

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Rainbows aren’t only found in the sky. This image of the Chugach Mountains in Alaska by Flickr photographer Susan Serna showcases the natural beauty of the world around us. It’s amazing that each color of the rainbow can be found in the tundra. Thanks for sharing your image through The Nature Conservancy’s Flickr group, Susan! […]

Ten Ways to Save the World

Written by | September 10th, 2013

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Check out these innovative ways that people around the world are already adapting to the impacts of climate change. Vote and help pick the winner!

Q&A with Tony Juniper: Dialogues on the Environment

Written by | September 4th, 2013

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“We need a new narrative in business and politics. This is necessary to replace the existing one that assumes the degradation of nature is somehow a price we must pay for progress.” Learn more about what Juniper thinks about investing in nature.

Harley-Davidson a New Partner in Conservation

Written by | August 26th, 2013

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What does a conservationist look like? Many wear motorcycle helmets, as proven by the new partnership between The Nature Conservancy and Harley-Davidson.

The Green Buzz: Friday, August 23

Written by | August 23rd, 2013

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  • Colorado forest fires captured in stunning time lapse VIDEO. (HuffPo)
  • There’s nothing devilish about these little guys! Tasmanian Devils to be released back in Australia. (Guardian)
  • The truth about bees & National Honey Bee Day. (Guardian)
  • All of the lights! All, of the lights! Northern Lights forecast (HuffPo)
  • Ever wonder where Whale Sharks come from? (National Geographic)
  • Six Easy Ways to Fight Invasive Species

    Written by | July 16th, 2013

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    How do you fight invasive species when they’re good at invading, sneaky and even, on occasion, appealing to the eye?

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