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2010-01-22 09:00:00

ST. LOUIS, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- To honor a life spent championing the outdoors, Budweiser and the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation today named the late James D. "Jim" Range of Washington, D.C. the 2010 Budweiser Conservationist of the Year.

2009-12-23 15:33:42

Conservationists have long known that lines on a map are not sufficient to protect nature because what happens outside those boundaries can affect what happens within.

2009-12-09 16:18:34

Finding comes during global climate talks in Copenhagen; could impact other indigenous groups seeking to protect land, way of life.

2009-12-01 10:45:00

NOVI, Mich., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ITC Holdings Corp.

2009-10-15 11:45:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The African Wildlife Foundation [AWF] announced today that supermodel Veronica Varekova, who has been featured in campaigns for Sports Illustrated and Victoria's Secret, has been named one of the first AWF Goodwill Ambassadors.

2009-10-07 11:40:39

Serious hikers and backpackers tend to become supporters of environmental and conservation groups while casual woodland tourists do not, a new study says -- and a recent fall-off in strenuous outdoor endeavors portends a coming decline in the ranks of conservation backers.

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2009-09-08 13:42:49

A new study reveals how oil development in the Artic is impacting some bird populations by providing "subsidized housing" to predators, which nest and den around drilling infrastructure and supplement their diets with garbage – and nesting birds.

2009-09-02 13:56:17

A lot of variables come into play when selecting a site for environmental conservation that yields benefits to people nearby such as wildlife needs, species and vegetation uniqueness, and costs to the government or community.


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onomatope
  • An imitative word; an onomatopoetic word.
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