The Conservation Fund in the News

May 22, 2019
Pittsfield, Maine (Newswire.com) – ​​​Kleinschmidt Associates, an engineering, regulatory and environmental consulting firm, is pleased to announce that they have entered into a strategic alliance with The Conservation Fund.

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May 21, 2019
Raisa Habersham, Atlanta Journal Constitution – Atlanta residents will have greater access to fresh food thanks to a public “food forest.” The green space will feature trees, shrubs and vines that produce fruit along with walking trails, a community garden and restored forest and stream-side areas by 2020.

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April 26, 2019
John Sharp, AL.com – At the Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge, state officials and conservationists praised the work to extend – for the first time since the early 1990s – the permanently protected area along the Gulf of Mexico.

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April 2, 2019
Brook trout in Pendleton County, W.V.
The Conservation Fund's Freshwater Institute and West Virginia Division of Natural Resources commit to combatting loss of WV's state fish and increasing success of Brook Trout reintroduction efforts. 

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March 11, 2019
McDowellNews.com – A team from McDowell County recently participated in a three-day course designed especially for rural communities seeking to make the most of their natural and cultural assets.

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February 6, 2019
Brandon Champion, Michigan Live – The U.S. Forest Service acquired the 11.25 acres of shoreline habitat in December from The Conservation Fund. It will become part of the Hiawatha National Forest Research Natural Area in the Upper Peninsula.

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November 29, 2018
Melissa Nelson Gabriel, Pensacola News Journal –  A special easement will ensure nearly six square miles of forested land in central Santa Rosa County remains free from development in perpetuity. 

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October 31, 2018
Recirculating Aquaculture Systems (RAS). Photo by Scott Tsukuda
Media Statement by Brian Vinci, Director, Freshwater Institute

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