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Jul
30th
9:00am

Covington Farmers Market (Wed & Sat)

The market offers fresh local goods every week.

Building upon a strong foundation of science, partnership and field demonstration, Conservation International empowers societies to responsibly and sustainably care for nature, our global biodiversity, for the well-being of humanity.

The very convenient drop-off for your old computers, TV’s, cell phones and more.

What to do with this highly toxic trash? There are places to recycle!

Start with “reuse” if you’re looking for an easy 1st step to go green.

[1THING] Blog

[ Wilderness Legislation Clears House Committee Hurdle ]

cate tanenbaum

Wilderness Society applauds House for moving beyond ‘gridlock’ but says new amendments lead legislation astray

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[ Washington, Nevada wilderness protections in House bills now under consideration ]

Two bills marked up by the House Natural Resources Committee on July 30 would protect land in Nevada’s Pine Grove Hills and Pine Forest Range and near Washington’s Alpine Lakes Wilderness

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[ Q&A: The First-Ever Expedition to Turkmenistan’s “Door to Hell” ]

Go along with explorer George Kourounis as he becomes the first person known to venture into Turkmenistan’s fiery, gas-fueled Darvaza Crater.

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[ The Wilderness Society supports commonsense renewable energy from federal lands ]

Neil Shader

The following statement can be attributed to Chase Huntley, senior government relation director for The Wilderness Society. Chase was invited to testify before the House Natural Resources Committee Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources on H.R. 596 and H.R. 1363.

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[ Bill to speed federal-state land swaps helps conservation and education ]

Neil Shader

The first is the “Advancing Conservation and Education Act of 2014,” from Rep. Rob Bishop (Utah) and Rep. Peter DeFazio (Oregon), which would expedite transfers of land between states and federal agencies.

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