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  • Work to Protect Lakes & Rivers | Freshwater Conservation 16 Mar '15, 5pm

    How We Work Freshwater Conservation Late afternoon sunlight reflected off the Caleufu River (Rio Caleufu) in Neuquen Province, Argentina. © Bridget Besaw Conserving the world’s most imperiled places through sound science and strategic partnerships. The Nature Conservancy has been desi...

  • When it comes to protecting our rivers, nature isn't the only green at stake:

    Economic Importance of the Colorado River 27 Feb '15, 10pm

    Colorado River Lifeblood of the West Floating the Colorado River © Sharon Davis/TNC Study shows that the Colorado River is critical to the region's economy. Story Highlights Cattle roundup at Red Top Ranch © Alan W. Eckert New research shows that without the Colorado River’s life-givi...

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    Patagonia Grasslands Project 26 Feb '15, 8pm

    The Grasslands of Patagonia span about 230 million acres and are among the most threatened, most damaged and least protected habitats in the world. As part of TNC´s global challenges, Patagonia was selected to be one of the 15 landscapes with real opportunities for large-scale protect...

  • Tips from a Nature Conservancy Scientist | The Nature Conservancy

    Tips from a Nature Conservancy Scientist 11 Jan '15, 12am

    TIP: Travel light. Walk or bike instead of driving a car. Cars and trucks run on fossil fuels, which release carbon dioxide into the atmosphere. In the United States, automobiles produce over 20 percent of total carbon emissions. Walk or bike and you'll save one pound of carbon for ev...

    1. A Slideshow of Ozarks Wildlife 09 Jan '15, 11pm
  • Adopt an Acre 18 Sep '14, 2pm

    programs help protect some of the world's most beautiful and diverse places in the United States and around the world. From the wild areas where lions, cheetahs, elephants and wildebeests roam to the vital underwater homes of millions of species — organizations and individuals alike c...

  • Conserving Cuba's Coral Reefs 03 Jan '15, 6pm

    Cuba's flourishing coral reefs--partially protected by Cold War politics--help regenerate marine life across the Caribbean. In an effort to keep the country's coastal areas intact, the Conservancy led a joint survey expedition to Cuba in 2012.

  • A Slideshow of Ozarks Wildlife 09 Jan '15, 11pm

    Parts of the Ozarks have been continuously exposed for the last 225 million years, even as icy glaciers or warm shallow oceans covered surrounding lands. The Ozarks served as a refuge for plants and animals that were displaced from other areas by water, ice, or climate. Over the ages ...

  • Don’t think Monsanto’s captured the Nature Conservancy? Read this:

    Monsanto and 21 Dec '14, 6am

    Monsanto has supported for The Nature Conservancy for years. In 2009, the company made a substantial contribution to The Nature Conservancy’s Campaign for a Sustainable Planet to advance the conservation of the Mississippi River and several of its tributaries. With Monsanto’s help, th...

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