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Protection of Tortoise Habitat Provides Assurances to Farming and Forest Industries 

Protection of Tortoise Habitat Provides Assurances to Farming and Forest Industries 

Challenge Forestry and agriculture are critical industries across the South and Georgia is no exception. Together, they contribute nearly $112...
Flower Power Enables Growth in Southern California

Flower Power Enables Growth in Southern California

Challenge In spring 2019, a rare super bloom of poppies created a frenzy. More than 800,000 visitors, photographers and nature...
Illinois Working Lands, Water, and Wildlife Conservation Partnership

Illinois Working Lands, Water, and Wildlife Conservation Partnership

The Illinois Working Lands, Water and Wildlife Partnership is a new alliance formed to accelerate the pace of working...
Sowing Seeds of Hope for Farmers and Food Systems 

Sowing Seeds of Hope for Farmers and Food Systems 

With the average age of U.S. farmers approaching 60 years-old, it’s time to think about the future of farming...
Swift Action Sets a Course for Protecting Colorado’s Pristine Sweetwater Lake

Swift Action Sets a Course for Protecting Colorado’s Pristine Sweetwater Lake

Protecting the historic and beautiful Sweetwater Lake, and roughly 488 acres of land around it, has been a high...
Camp Ripley Sentinel Landscape, Minnesota

Camp Ripley Sentinel Landscape, Minnesota

In central Minnesota, a roughly 805,000-acre boundary surrounds the Camp Ripley Army National Guard Base. Rich with ecological and...
Working Farms Fund: Growing Our Food Future

Working Farms Fund: Growing Our Food Future

With the average age of U.S. farmers approaching 60 years-old, it’s time to think about the future of farming...
The Historic Fones Cliffs on the Rappahannock River

The Historic Fones Cliffs on the Rappahannock River

Threatened by development for decades, this “crown jewel” of Virginia has immense significance, not only for the surrounding environment...
Gulf Coast Oil Spill Restoration Funding Supports Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge

Gulf Coast Oil Spill Restoration Funding Supports Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge

Preserving and restoring the Gulf Coast’s vulnerable ecosystem has been a top priority for us in Alabama and nearby...
Melrose Air Force Range

Melrose Air Force Range

The flat, open expanse of grassland prairie in the plains region of eastern New Mexico makes an ideal location...
Milwaukee River Watershed Conservation Partnership

Milwaukee River Watershed Conservation Partnership

As a major tributary to Lake Michigan –  one of the main sources of drinking water in the Greater...
Lake Iliamna

Lake Iliamna

Lake Iliamna is Alaska’s largest lake. The depths of its crystal clear waters produce the largest returns of Sockeye...
Teton River Confluence Ranch

Teton River Confluence Ranch

The Teton River is a key watershed within the Greater Yellowstone area. As the last major free-flowing river in...
Blending History and Recreation at Rim Rock

Blending History and Recreation at Rim Rock

For more than 150 years, the location of the Battle of Red Buttes, a significant battle in the Indian...
Protecting the Gopher Tortoise along Georgia’s Coastline

Protecting the Gopher Tortoise along Georgia’s Coastline

One of the few tortoises native to North America, the gopher tortoise is facing serious pressures from urban development...
West Virginia Elk Habitat

West Virginia Elk Habitat

In the heart of West Virginia's southern coal fields, there is a long history of environmental conservation and economic...
North Coast Forest Conservation Initiative

North Coast Forest Conservation Initiative

America’s favorite forests include the redwoods along California’s North Coast. The redwood region is known for its raw beauty...
Thomas Trust Lands

Thomas Trust Lands

Working ranches not only play an important role in the culture and economy of the Western United States, they...
Parks with Purpose in Atlanta

Parks with Purpose in Atlanta

We are creating safe places to play, job training and easy access to greenspace in Atlanta’s historically underserved communities.
Taylors Bridge Robert

Taylors Bridge Robert's Farm, Delaware

Delaware Bay, its shores made up mostly of marshland, is home to countless species of seabirds and fish, as...
Saving Colorado’s Sweetwater Lake

Saving Colorado’s Sweetwater Lake

Protecting the historic and beautiful Sweetwater Lake, and roughly 488 acres of land around it, has been a high...
I-25 Conservation Corridor Project

I-25 Conservation Corridor Project

Drive along Interstate 25 from Denver to Colorado Springs, and you’ll see some of the West’s most colorful scenery...
South Boulder Creek

South Boulder Creek

Nestled between the 14,000-acre James Peak Wilderness and sprawling rural subdivisions and urban areas in the South Boulder Creek...
Hardscrabble Ranch

Hardscrabble Ranch

Totaling 1,540 acres of productive hay meadows, high foothills and stream corridors, Colorado’s Hardscrabble Ranch is rich in history,...
Headwaters of the San Juan & Navajo Rivers

Headwaters of the San Juan & Navajo Rivers

The upper reaches of the Navajo and San Juan Rivers contain some of the wildest land in Colorado, combined...
Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park

Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park

A rugged landscape that attracts hikers and campers who like a challenge, Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park...
Canyons of the Ancients National Monument

Canyons of the Ancients National Monument

Rising up from the desert soil and hidden in the canyon walls of the Canyons of the Ancients National...
May Ranch

May Ranch

Ranching is a way of life for many families in Colorado. For the May family, their 16,000-acre ranch near...
Snow Mountain Ranch

Snow Mountain Ranch

Each year, the YMCA of the Rockies’ spectacular Snow Mountain Ranch reconnects thousands of kids with nature through environmental...
Mesa Verde National Park

Mesa Verde National Park

President Theodore Roosevelt established Mesa Verde National Park more than 100 years ago, protecting historic cliff dwellings and other...