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2014-07-22 16:22:18

MORRISTOWN, N.J., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Representatives from Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L), New Jersey Audubon and the New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife recently banded four American Kestrel chicks at a nest box located at the South Branch Wildlife Management Area in Hillsborough, New Jersey. This marks the second consecutive year the three organizations have partnered to help boost the population of this threatened species. "American Kestrel...

2014-07-16 16:22:05

HOUSTON, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Audubon is pleased to announce the launch of Audubon Pipeline Solutions, an integrated business unit that aligns its existing field and engineering offerings to better serve the entire oil and gas market. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140716/127749 The demand for complete pipeline services is growing rapidly, driven by the increasing overlap between field and engineering projects and the rise in pipeline construction mileage. By...

2014-07-01 23:04:15

Program Expands Support to Communities Beyond the Delaware Estuary. Wilmington, Del. (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 The DuPont Clear into the Future® (CITF) program has awarded grants and sponsorships totaling $123,000 to 15 organizations from Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Virginia and West Virginia in support of their work to improve and enhance the Delaware Estuary and other ecosystems where DuPont employees live and work. This is the first year that the program has considered...

Breaking Ground For The Alliance For Sustainable Wildlife
2014-01-09 12:03:46

Audubon Nature Institute Audubon Nature Institute and San Diego Zoo Global Break Ground for The Alliance for Sustainable Wildlife: A Conservation Alliance to Enhance the Sustainability of Threatened Animal Populations Officials from Audubon Nature Institute and San Diego Zoo Global took the first steps today in building a breeding center for rare and endangered species. Scooping shovels of dirt, dignitaries including New Orleans Councilwomen Jackie Clarkson and Kristin Palmer and State...

2013-11-12 23:28:17

More than 300 species of birds live on protected KPC lands in far West Houston. Houston, TX (PRWEB) November 12, 2013 Katy Prairie Conservancy’s (KPC) diverse preserve system – home to more than 300 different types of birds – has earned designation as a Global Important Bird Area (IBA). Long known as a birding hotspot among Gulf Coast birders and naturalists, Katy Prairie Conservancy’s 20,000 acres of protected lands are home to several species of global conservation concern....

2013-09-10 23:27:02

Antioch University New England and ISC-Audubon to develop sustainability and conservation-oriented programs and workshops. Keene, New Hampshire (PRWEB) September 10, 2013 Antioch University New England (AUNE) and ISC-Audubon (ISCA) have agreed to work together to develop sustainability and conservation oriented programs and workshops for ISCA members, supporters, partners, and contributors. ISCA is a coalition of sustainability advocacy organizations created to foster sustainable living...

2013-08-12 23:23:47

The Audubon Society of Rhode Island selects Doubleknot's registration software to help manage its camps and educational programs. Using the software, the organization is able to streamline registration and improve communication with participants and staff. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) August 12, 2013 Doubleknot, a leading provider of registration solutions for non-profit and mission-based organizations, has been selected by the Audubon Society of Rhode Island to provide the registration...


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