Natural Resources

Blue Lakes Fire now 60% contained; estimated at 2,710 acres | News, Sports, Jobs

Courtesy photo Smoke from the Blue Lakes Fire billows from the forest in an aerial image taken by a fire spotter aircraft. A wildfire in Montmorency and Cheboygan counties is approximately 60% contained today, as Michigan Department of Natural Resources fire crews and local partners …

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SC Department of Natural Resources: Leave the ‘lost fawns’ alone

SC Department of Natural Resources If a deer fawn is found alone in the woods, leave it there, according to the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources. His mother did not abandon him; she’s probably nearby. Removing a fawn from the forest is also illegal because the animal is taken …

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Tribute to current conservation officers who died during National Police Week; memorial dedication tuesday in roscommon

Serving as a Michigan Department of Natural Resources conservation officer is a physically and mentally demanding career that requires tremendous commitment from officers and their families. During National Police Week (May 15-21) – and especially National Day of Remembrance for Peace Officers this Sunday – the DNR is proud to …

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Michigan Recycling Coalition EGLE Celebrates Progress Over 40 Years

From the Bottle Bill to the Trash-O-Meter to expanding curbside recycling, the Michigan Recycling Coalition (MRC) is celebrating its 40and milestone year this year. The anniversary will be celebrated today at the MRC’s 40th Annual Conference at the Kellogg Center in East Lansing. The MRC is committed to fostering sustainability …

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Tuolumne County Wood Products Processing Facility Expands

Planned facility for Golden State Natural Resources Jamestown, CA – A group is moving forward with efforts to build a facility at Chinese Camp that will house biomass and produce wood pellets. Golden State Natural Resources is a non-profit organization established in 2018 with the goal of improving forest health, …

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NM Chaco supporters rally for protections against drilling / Public News Service

At a rally today in Santa Fe, thousands of comments regarding a proposed withdrawal of new oil and gas drilling leases near New Mexico Chaco Culture National Historical Park will be submitted to the Bureau of Land Management (BLM). After considerable pressure from conservation groups, a proposal to ban future …

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Pioneer Natural Resources posts $2 billion in first-quarter profit

Pioneer Natural Resources reported its highest quarterly profit in more than two years on Wednesday as the price of West Texas crude oil soared, in part due to the war between Russia and Ukraine. . The Dallas-based company – which operates exclusively in the Permian Basin – reported profits of …

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Guyana, Exxon discuss pipeline to bring natgas ashore – minister

HOUSTON, May 3 (Reuters) – Guyana has started talks with Exxon Mobil Corp (XOM.N) to build an offshore pipeline of more than 190 km (120 miles) of natural gas, the Minister of Foreign Affairs said on Tuesday. Natural Resources Vickram Bharrat at Offshore. Technology conference in Houston. Guyana, a small …

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Amendments to the natural gas network operating code – natural gas on the energy exchange – Commentary

On December 29, 2021, the Greek Energy Regulatory Authority (RAE) issued a decision(1) on the Seventh Amendments to the Natural Gas System Operation Code (the Code). The Code includes amendments regarding the operation of the natural gas trading platform by the Hellenic Energy Exchange (HEnEx). The modifications were initially proposed …

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MNR expects a “normal” wildfire season for 2022. Here’s what that means

With fire season still months away, the Department of Natural Resources and others are already working to prepare. SEATTLE — The Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is preparing for what it expects to be a “normal” wildfire season in 2022, but even so, fire activity is still expected on both …

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Gum arabic: depletion of natural resources or chance for sustainable development?

Also known as acacia gum, this wild-harvested product is added to bind ingredients in many foods, medicines, cosmetics, and even inks and paints. It is made from the hardened sap of various species of acacia, including Senegal Senegal, native to many countries in sub-Saharan Africa. These trees are vital in …

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Swedish insurer replaces natural resource funds BlackRock with Pictet Timber

Swedish insurance and pensions giant Länsförsäkringar ditched two BlackRock natural resource funds over sustainability concerns and replaced them with the Pictet Timber fund. Länsförsäkringar Fondliv, a subsidiary of Länsförsäkringar that offers a selection of funds for personal retirement savers, removed BlackRock World Mining and BlackRock Natural Resources from its fund …

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State Council Approves New Ozone Emissions Rules for Oil and Natural Gas Wells

This article was originally published by NM Policy Report. After a long discussion, the Environmental Improvement Board adopted rules on ozone precursors on April 13. The week-long hearing involved in-depth discussions on each article and rule changes. The EIB voted on each section and definition. These rules apply to oil …

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Governor Newsom announces appointments 4.22.22

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today announced the following appointments: Christopher Calfee, 46, of Sacramento, has been named special adviser to the secretary of the California Natural Resources Agency. Calfee has served as assistant secretary for legal affairs and general counsel at the California Natural Resources Agency since 2017. He …

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County Council to hold redistricting hearing | News, Sports, Jobs

NEW ULM — Brown County commissioners will hold a public hearing on Tuesday to review plans to redraw county council districts based on the most recent population figures from the 2020 census. In addition, Commissioners will establish an election cycle to stagger the terms of Commissioners. The public …

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President’s Distinguished Service Award 2022 | Humboldt NOW

Cal Poly Humboldt President Tom Jackson, Jr. honored Eileen Cashman (Professor of Environmental Resources Engineering), Nichole Muñoz-Murillo (Deputy Legislative Secretary in Governor Newsom’s Office), Jason Ramos (member of the Blue Lake Rancheria Tribal Council)and Gary Rynearson (Forestry Instructor) with the 2022 President’s Distinguished Service Award for their meritorious contributions to …

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Screenings organized for the episodes filmed in Arkansas of “America’s Forests with Chuck Leavell”

James Edward Mills Chuck Leavell, host of “America’s Forests with Chuck Leavell,” right, floats down the Buffalo National River with Arkansas State Forester Joe Fox, left. Two episodes of the PBS series were filmed in Arkansas last year. PBS series episodes filmed in Arkansas The Forests of …

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Watch Now: Don’t Let April Showers Put You Off Outdoor Adventure | Lifestyles

BLOOMINGTON — It’s raining, it’s raining, but staying home is boring. Exploring the outdoors has definitely been a challenge this spring. Even if it’s not raining, the trails are rough with mud holes waiting to suck the shoes off your feet – or so it seems. But if you only …

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ODNR to Honor the State’s Most Dedicated Environmental Defenders | Local News

COLUMBUS – The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) is now accepting nominations for the 2022 Ohio Natural Resources Hall of Fame. Applicants must have demonstrated a commitment to conservation and improving the quality of life in Ohio. For more than 50 years, the Ohio Natural Resources Hall of Fame …

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Cincinnati State Technical and Community College

Website: https://www.cincinnatistate.edu/Type of college: 2-year community collegeCampus address: 3520 Central Parkway Cincinnati, OH 45223Registration: 110Full-time course (excluding room and board): $5,000 to $15,000 per yearAgricultural specialties: Sustainable Agriculture Management, Sustainable Horticulture, Landscape Management, Turf ManagementMajor natural resources: Sustainable horticultureAg/natural resource majors added in the last 5 years: Sustainable Agriculture Management …

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Natural resources in the treatment of diabetes mellitus

Despite all the therapeutic advances, diabetes remains a significant cause of mortality and morbidity worldwide. There are many substances available to maintain and cure diabetes, but no complete recovery from diabetes has been reported. By Maria Daud*1̽, Wafa Majeed1, Ambreen Mehmood Awan1, Mahnoor syed1, Introduction: Different synthetic substances such as …

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Army agrees to $1.5m settlement over pollution at former munitions site

SANTA FE — The U.S. military has reached an agreement with Zuni Pueblo, the Navajo Nation and the state of New Mexico to pay $1.5 million to repair environmental damage to an old munitions dump. The proposed settlement filed in federal court relates to Fort Wingate, a former Army installation …

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Biden will mine oil reserves, hoping to drive down gasoline prices.

“The effect on prices will likely be short-term,” David Goldwyn, who was a senior State Department official in the Obama administration, said of Mr. Biden’s announcement. “But part of the benefit of this release is that it will provide a gateway to new physical supply coming online in the second …

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Alfa Laval wins its largest ever order from one of the world’s largest breweries

LUND, Sweden, March 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Alfa Laval has won its largest ever order to supply brewery systems to Golden Brewery, the largest brewery in United States (and the second largest in the world). With a value of 670 million Swedish crowns the order includes a state-of-the-art cold block …

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Open Space Plan for Richmond: Voters, the Choice is Yours | Berkshires Center

RICHMOND – Should the city’s open spaces, including the Berkshire Natural Resources Council’s Hollow Fields reserve, be accessible to the public by right for recreation and for educational and research activities with minimal restrictions? Or should special permits be required for organized and promoted public activities? It’s the controversy to …

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Coal India, ShenHua, BHP Billiton, China Coal Energy, Anglo, Alpha Natural Resources, Rio Tinto, Inner Mongolia Yitai Coal – ChattTenn Sports

the Extraction of coal, lignite and anthracite The report is an in-depth examination of the overall global Coal, Lignite, and Anthracite consumption structure, development trends, sales techniques, and major nations’ sales. The research covers well-known vendors in the global coal, lignite, and anthracite mining industry along with market segmentation, competition, …

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Kuwait, among the hottest places in the world, lags behind on climate action

JAHRA, Kuwait (AP) — It was so hot in Kuwait last summer that birds fell dead from the sky. Seahorses boiled to death in the bay. Dead clams covered the rocks, their shells cracking open as if steamed. Kuwait has reached a scorching 53.2 degrees Celsius (127.7 degrees Fahrenheit), making …

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Barclays adjusts price target on Pioneer Natural Resources to $295 from $236, reiterates overweight rating

Newswires MT 2022 All news from PIONEER NATURAL RESOURCES COMPANY Analyst Recommendations for PIONEER NATURAL RESOURCES COMPANY 2022 sales 18,867 million – – 2022 net income 6,151M – – Net debt 2022 1,491 million – – PER 2022 ratio …

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David Y.Ige | DLNR press release: SPECIAL SHEEP CONTROL HUNTING LĀNAʻI MOUFLON 2022

DLNR press release: SPECIAL SHEEP CONTROL HUNTING LĀNAʻI MOUFLON 2022 Published on March 15, 2022 in Latest news from the department, Press room (Lānaʻi City) – The DLNR (DOFAW) Forestry and Wildlife Division announces a special Lānaʻi Mouflon sheep control hunt in 2022. Hunting days will be Saturdays and Sundays …

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9/11 Trail Through Bucks County Gets Designation

PA Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn speaking Friday. Credit: AP Internet News Service On Friday, state and local authorities celebrated the official designation of the National September 11 Memorial Trail as a major statewide greenway. During the morning event at Washington Crossing Park, on the …

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Death of a natural resources pioneer | Country News

Well Considered: Bill O’Kane with his dogs Aussie and Bella in August 2020. Photo by Rodney Braithwaite The funeral of former Goulburn Valley Chief Natural Resources Officer Bill O’Kane was held at St Brendan’s Church, Shepparton on Friday March 11. Mr O’Kane died in Shepparton on Monday March 7, along …

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Drought conditions reported in Hawaii

Most of Hawaii is experiencing drought conditions when more rain is expected, the state Department of Lands and Natural Resources said. This is the time of year when rain should be plentiful, DLNR said in a news release today, but all of the major Hawaiian islands are experiencing at least …

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Mayslake Peabody Estate will close in May for renovations

The century-old Mayslake Hall at the Mayslake Peabody Estate in Oak Brook is set to close for exterior renovations. The 1920s Tudor Revival mansion will largely close for a year from May 31. The DuPage Forest Reserve District has operated Mayslake and its surrounding 89-acre Forest Reserve since 1993. According …

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New bill to tackle western wildfire crisis

A federal infrastructure bill passed last year will help solve the “wildfire crisis” in the West, including Mount Charleston, officials said Friday. Speaking at a news conference at the Spring Mountains Visitor Gateway, Homer Wilkes, undersecretary of agriculture for natural resources and the environment, said wildfires were a “major” concern …

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Protect the ocean, land

The mouth of the Yellow River is home to wetlands of international importance and has been designated for World Heritage status. It is a key spawning, wintering, feeding and migrating area for marine species, as well as a breeding and wintering ground for rare and endangered birds such as the …

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Stop the invasion of carp in the Great Lakes

As congressional committees begin to debate the Water Resources Development Act, our representatives must keep in mind the need to address the looming threat of invasive carp to the Great Lakes – the largest group of freshwater lakes on Earth and one of our country’s greatest natural resources. Invasive carp, …

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Tajikistan to protect its natural resources and increase its climate resilience, with support from the World Bank [EN/RU] – Tajikistan

$45 million investment will support landscape restoration, sustainable use of natural resources and climate change mitigation practices WASHINGTON, February 25, 2022 – The Board of Directors of the World Bank today approved $45 million in grant financing from the International Development Association (IDA) for the RESILAND CA+ Program: Tajikistan Resilient …

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Letter to the editor: Maine’s estuaries are vital natural resources

January’s completion of the Cousins ​​River Fields and Marsh project in Yarmouth, a $2.19 million effort that spanned years, illustrates the opportunity to protect Maine’s tidal wetlands. The Cousins ​​River Marsh, like other salt marshes along the southwest coast, provides important habitat for many fish and shellfish that support Maine’s …

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Trans Mountain Oil expansion costs jump 70%, but government pledges to continue

The construction cost estimate for the half-completed Trans Mountain (TMX) pipeline expansion has jumped 70% to C$21.4 billion ($17 billion) and its completion target has been delayed almost a year until the end of 2023. The Canadian government-owned oil conduit attributed the increase and decrease in the schedule, disclosed Friday …

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New Mexico reaches tentative agreement on Gold King mine spill

FARMINGTON — The New Mexico attorney general’s office said an agreement in principle has been reached to settle the state’s claims in the lawsuit filed in 2016 over the Gold King mine spill. On February 16, the US Department of Justice notified the US District Court in Albuquerque of the …

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David Y.Ige | DLNR Press Release: KAUA’I VISITORS BUREAU AND DLNR HOST A VIRTUAL SEMINAR FOR WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHERS

DLNR Press Release: KAUA’I VISITORS BUREAU AND DLNR HOST A VIRTUAL SEMINAR FOR WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHERS Published on February 18, 2022 in Latest news from the department, Press room (LĪHUʻE) – After filing countless complaints over several years regarding illegal or unauthorized wedding photography on county and state lands, commercial photographers …

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Natural Resources Committee – Week 6, 2022

SF-2138 – Turkey hunting with shotguns SF-2138 requires the Natural Resources Commission (NRC) to allow a person who hunts turkeys with a license that authorizes the use of a shotgun to use a .410 caliber shotgun or a caliber shotgun 28 to only fire shots no smaller than size 10. …

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Meet Arizona’s “Lizard Lassoer”: Dr. Earyn McGee

The UArizona scientist is studying how man-made drought affects lizards while opening up access to the field for other black women. TUCSON, Ariz. — The Grand Canyon State lizard lassoer is working to break down barriers preventing other black women and girls from entering the field themselves. “I’ve always been …

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Larimer County Natural Resources Announces $21,419 in Small Grants to Support Community Projects

Germination. Photo by Anne Genson. The Larimer County Department of Natural Resources (LCDNR) is proud to announce $21,419 in grants to support eight community and neighborhood projects that help educate and connect people to the land. The awards were given to a wide range of organizations in Larimer County through …

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How W.Va. Oil and Gas Helps US Foreign Policy | News, Sports, Jobs

The energy sector is fundamental to our nation’s economy, creating good jobs for American workers and providing innovative solutions to modern challenges. As one of the top five energy producers, what we do right here in West Virginia, whether it’s generating, transporting or using our natural resources, makes …

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Department of Natural Resources: This Tax Season Helps Protect Wisconsin’s Threatened Resources

MADISON, Wis. – The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) encourages the public to give back to nature by donating to the Endangered Resources Fund on your Wisconsin income tax form. The Endangered Resources Fund helps support important conservation efforts for rare plant and animal species in Wisconsin, many of …

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Republican bills seek to limit power of citizen environmental councils

Following the State Air Pollution Control Board’s denial of an air permit for a compressor station that would anchor an offshoot of the Mountain Valley Pipeline, Republicans are proposing to limit the powers of citizens’ councils that oversee major Virginia decisions in matter of water, air and waste. Proponents, including …

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Dubai: Dewa organizes virtual lectures for students on the protection of natural resources

Dewa also launched an internal e-contest and awareness campaign on its official social media pages as well as internal and external channels to encourage the public and Dewa employees to adopt a responsible and sustainable lifestyle. “We are following in the footsteps of the Founding Fathers, and we support the …

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Conservation groups celebrate long-awaited IWILL funding proposal

Conservation groups have welcomed a Senate Republican tax proposal that would fund the Iowa Water and Land Legacy Project, an initiative to protect Iowa’s natural resources. Legislators approved the creation of the Natural Resources and Outdoor Recreation Trust Fund in 2008 and 2009. The following year, Iowa voters amended the …

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commercial forestry program has advantages | News, Sports, Jobs

Photo by MNR Loggers working on a commercial forest property. By Kathleen Lavey Michigan Department of Natural Resources LANSING – Charles E. Nebel likes to talk about forests – from planting jack pine on 40 acres of family land owned a quarter of a century ago, to planting red pines …

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Oil and Gas Revenue Surpassed $1 Billion in Fiscal Year 2021, State Officials Say | Local News

Oil and gas royalties, taxes and lease payments contributed more than $1 billion in revenue for Alaska in fiscal year 2021, natural resources officials told lawmakers Friday. “Active management of the state’s oil and gas resources is a tremendous source of revenue for Alaska and is responsible for our nation’s …

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Georgia’s artificial reefs create underwater oases from old bridges, reservoirs and subway cars

There’s a lot of trash piled up in the ocean off the Georgian coast, including battle tanks, World War II freighters and New York City subway cars. It is not gigantic waste. They have been put there on purpose over the past 50 years to accommodate more habitats for sea …

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Legislation on reforestation centers passes unanimously in first committee

With wildfires destroying millions of acres each year in the western United States, reforestation efforts are essential to help restore landscapes and protect water resources, experts who spoke to the the House Energy, Environment and Natural Resources Committee. The committee unanimously passed a replacement version of a bill introduced last …

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What Lies Beneath: Stories of the Detroit River Emerge Through Schooner Voyages, Boat Building

By: Greta GuestSource: Michigan News It’s Michigan, the tall ships. Detroit. The schooner Inland Seas takes Detroit and other students on a sail along the Detroit River. Students, with the help of staff and volunteers, conduct scientific tests and learn about local history. Credit: Eric Bronson, Michigan Photography. Helping to …

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Maryland is giving itself B-minus to adapt to climate change in coastal areas

Maryland Environment Secretary Ben Grumbles called Maryland’s Coastal Adaptation Report Card “groundbreaking” and “one of the most important steps we can take to track coastal resilience and accelerating climate progress in Maryland.” This content was republished with permission from WTOP’s press partners at Maryland Matters. Register for Free Maryland Matters …

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At least 17 dead after explosion in Ghana’s mining region

ACCRA, Jan 21 (Reuters) – At least 17 people were killed and dozens injured when a truck carrying explosives to a gold mine in western Ghana collided with a motorbike, triggering an explosion that razed a rural community, the government announced on Friday. As rescuers searched the site for survivors, …

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These four universities are spearheading sustainability in natural resource management

If you are wondering how you can take action to contribute to the achievement of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals defined by the United Nations, why not start with a university degree? The study of the natural environment requires a solid theoretical foundation of natural systems and an astute understanding …

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Youngkin’s cabinet has more fossil fuel ties beyond Trump’s EPA chief

Elected Governor of Virginia Glenn Youngkinlast week’s nomination Andrew Wheeler be its natural resources secretary drew backlash from Democratic state lawmakers and climate activists, who have expressed concern about the former lobbyist’s ties to the coal industry and his environmental record under the former president donald trump. As secretary of …

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DNR urges snowmobile safety after reported fatalities and crashes this season – WCCO

MAPLE GROVE, Minn. (WCCO) – With a blanket of fresh snow covering parts of Minnesota, snowmobilers were out in force this weekend. Law enforcement reported multiple crashes, including a possible impaired driving accident in Chisago County near Rush City early Saturday morning. Later that morning in Becker County, sheriff’s deputies …

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Proposed budget includes $841,000 for UAM Forestry

Governor Asa Hutchinson’s proposed budget includes $841,000 for the University of Arkansas at Monticello College of Forestry, Agriculture and Natural Resources. During Hutchinson’s balanced budget presentation to the joint state budget committee on Tuesday, he offered funding for the UAM program, according to a news release. “We have $841,000 in …

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Canadian Natural Resources (NYSE: CNQ) PT raised to $ 66.00 at Royal Bank of Canada

Canadian Natural Resources (NYSE: CNQ) (TSE: CNQ) saw its price target raised by Royal Bank of Canada equity researchers from $ 60.00 to $ 66.00 in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday, Target equity advisor reports. The company currently has an “outperformance” rating on shares of the oil …

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TeraWulf Launches Philanthropic Foundation Focused on Improving Social Health, Environmental and Sustainability Initiatives

EASTON, MD., January 10, 2022 / PRNewswire / – TeraWulf Inc. (Nasdaq: WULF) (“TeraWulf”) today announced the establishment of the TeraWulf Charitable Foundation, a private philanthropic organization focused on funding and participating in social health programs, d environment and sustainable development. The Foundation’s efforts will place special emphasis on protecting …

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More equipment coming to help boaters contain invasive star algae on Minnesota lakes

Starry Stonewort is Minnesota’s newest invasive aquatic horror story – a grass-like spider algae that loves high-quality water, destroys fish spawning habitat, and forms dense mats that smother vegetation native and tangled the propellers of boats. He’s out there now, growing under the ice. According to the state’s official count, …

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Several large island organizations receive funding to help conserve natural resources

January 6, 2022, 4 p.m. HST * Updated January 6 at 3:34 p.m. Seven Big Island groups have received funding to support programs and projects they are working on to help preserve the island’s natural resources. The Hawai’i Tourism Authority and the Hawai’i Community Foundation recently announced $ 1.575 million …

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New Years, New Fees for Visitors to Popular Hawaii Sites

HONOLULU (KHON2) – The Department of Lands and Natural Resources (DLNR) has said it will continue to require reservations and paid parking systems at popular sites across the state in 2022. According to AJ McWhorter, communications specialist for DLNR, the charges were authorized by an administrative rule change in 2020 …

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Liquefied Natural Gas Market Size, Scope, Forecast to 2029

New Jersey, United States, – The latest report published by Verified Market Reports shows that the Liquefied natural gas market should experience a sustained pace in the years to come. Analysts looked at market drivers, restrictions, risks and openings in the global market. The Liquefied Natural Gas report shows the …

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Indiana DNR warning residents of camping scam

Finding a campsite at this time of year is not very difficult as most parks have many openings when the weather gets colder. However, as any camping enthusiast knows, if you want to ensure you have a spot for more popular camping weekends such as Memorial Day, July 4th, and …

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Writer Captures Johnstown’s Resilience | News, Sports, Jobs

Saint Francis University professor Pat Farabaugh’s book “Disastrous Floods and the Demise of Steel in Johnstown” was published in October. Courtesy photo On the night of July 19, 1977, the residents of Tanneryville in Johnstown “Fell asleep that night without knowing what was going to happen” said Pat Farabaugh, professor …

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Ontario group stalks trumpeter swans

Trumpeter swans. Photo: Ontario Trumpeter Swan Restoration Group Dec 25 2021 – Trumpeter swans return to Ontario. The Ontario Trumpeter Swan Restoration Group (OTSRG) has been trying to restore the species in Ontario for over 30 years. Early Jesuit missionaries recorded sightings of trumpeter swans in their journals. Due to …

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McCann and Rogers Introduce Bill to Boost River Cleanup Efforts | WKZO | All Kalamazoo

KALAMAZOO, MI (WKZO AM / FM) – On Tuesday, Sen. Sean McCann (D – Kalamazoo) and Representative Julie Rogers (D-Kalamazoo) introduced bills to strengthen the authority of the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes and Energy (EGLE) to protect Michigan’s water and natural resources from damage by dam operators. STS …

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ADCNR agents help young people in store with cop events

By David Rainer, Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Last week’s Shop with a Cop events at three Academy Sports + Outdoors locations in Alabama got off to a somewhat hesitant start, but it wasn’t because of a lack of funds or product availability. Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries Officers …

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Representative Sherrill visits Superfund sites with EPA regional administrator and NJDEP commissioner after announcement of new national remediation plans made possible by bipartite infrastructure law

Fairfield, New Jersey–– Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) joined Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regional administrator Lisa F. Garcia and New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJ DEP) Commissioner Shawn LaTourette for a visit to two sites Superfund at Unimatic Manufacturing Corp. and Caldwell Trucking Co. in Fairfield. Between tours, she held …

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Holiday week: recycling Christmas trees

ANDERSON, SC (WSPA) – Once the holiday season is over, you may be wondering what to do with your living Christmas tree. One green option is to recycle your tree in a lake. Natural Resources Department Deputy Regional Director William Wood said the first step to recycling your tree is …

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Conroy Gold & Natural Resources Plc

Conroy Gold and Natural Resources plc (“Conroy Gold“or the”Society“) December 14, 2021 Notice of change of location of AGA and AGE Conroy Gold and Natural Resources PLC wishes to announce that the location of the Annual General Meeting (“AGM“) and the Extraordinary General Assembly (“AGE”) Of the Company on 22 …

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New Catoctin Stewardship Initiative trains to manage natural resources in Frederick County | Environment

A growing trend in natural resource management is to value resources on a larger scale, on a landscape scale. Traditional management programs focused on individual landowners and the work was usually done one-on-one. However, since plants, animals, water, soils, climatic conditions and the air we breathe extend far beyond the …

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It’s time to move on to an organic and regenerative future

A staff member at Sang Lee Farms harvesting organic ginger, in Peconic, New York; the third generation farm grows over 100 varieties of organic specialty products We know that organic and regenerative agriculture – that is, paying special attention to the health of soils and ecosystems above and below soil, …

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Districts endowed with natural resources should also get richer: Masiung | Daily Express Online

Districts endowed with natural resources should also be enriched: Masiung Posted on: Wednesday 08 December 2021 Text size: Kota Kinabalu: Kuamut assembly member Datuk Masiung Banah urged the state government to take responsibility for the districts that produce natural resources. “In Sabah there are eight districts: Kudat, Pitas, Kota Belud, …

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One-of-a-kind sustainability framework empowers the data center industry to take control of sustainability goals

Rising digital demand and increased pressure from key stakeholders are driving the need for standardized environmental impact reporting for data centers Schneider Electric’s framework offers five key impact areas to address with 23 key metrics in the Beginner, Advanced and Leader categories MISSISSAUGA, ON, December 6, 2021 / CNW / …

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Florida to get more money from BP oil spill fund

Alabama, Florida and Mississippi receive more than $ 103 million in oil spill settlement funds from BP for new and ongoing coastal projects. “These projects, combined with existing investments, continue to advance our goal of protecting and restoring species and habitats affected by the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in 2010,” …

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Appointment of a non-executive director and an appointed chairman

Kenmare Resources plc(“Kenmare” or “the Company” or “the Group”) December 3, 2021 Board update – Non-executive appointment director and President-elect Kenmare Resources plc (LSE: KMR, ISE: KMR), one of the world’s leading producers of titanium and zircon ores, announces the appointment of Andrew Webb as non-executive director and president-elect. Mr. …

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Illegal marijuana farms pose deadly risks in California’s national forests

Fatal risks The marijuana growing season coincides with the peak of the wildfire season, diverting agents who would target crops to investigate the fires, support firefighters and evacuate civilians. But sometimes these missions overlap. Last year, the 125,000-acre Dolan Fire was started by a marijuana grower in the Los Padres …

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New appointments announced for state health and liquor departments and the Natural Resources Council

From left to right: Elizabeth Bundock, Wendy Knight, Andrew Collier and Sabina Haskell. Photos courtesy of the Vermont Department of Health and the Governor’s Office A series of appointments to key positions in the state government were announced on Monday, including the Ministry of Health, the Ministry of Alcohol and …

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Prime Minister Modi emphasizes conservation of natural resources and cites the case of Umngot River in Meghalaya

Hailing citizens for taking action to preserve nature, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, at his 83rd Mann Ki Baat session, referred to the image of the Meghalaya floating boat, which appears to be in the air. The PM also pointed out that apart from government projects and initiatives, the efforts of …

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Pioneer Natural Resources Company (PXD) ex-dividend date is scheduled for November 29, 2021

Pioneer Natural Resources Company (PXD) will begin ex-dividend trading on November 29, 2021. A cash dividend of $ 3.02 per share is expected to be paid on December 14, 2021. Shareholders who purchased PXD prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for payment of the dividend in cash. At the …

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Potential Alliance between FinCEN and Department of Justice Environmental Crimes Unit Presents a Powerful Law Enforcement Combination for Businesses to Watch | Eversheds Sutherland (United States) LLP

As companies continue to focus on improving their ESG benchmarks, they are constantly evaluating their environmental management systems and compliance programs for potential areas of ESG risk. The reason is simple: these internal programs give the organization the tools it needs to assess compliance with environmental laws and regulations. Recognizing …

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Chaco Canyon protections are personal for pueblo leaders

U.S. Home Secretary Deb Haaland is visiting New Mexico’s Chaco Culture National Historic Park on Monday to discuss her agency’s pursuit of a drilling ban on federal lands surrounding the park. (Roberto E. Rosales / Albuquerque Journal) Copyright © 2021 Albuquerque Journal For US Home Secretary Deb Haaland, Chaco Canyon …

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Wisconsin deer gun hunters face ammunition shortage again | Wisconsin News

MILWAUKEE (AP) – Wisconsin kicked off its 170th deer hunting season on Saturday and for the second year in a row some hunters felt ill-equipped. A nationwide ammunition shortage due to supply chain issues affecting other commodities has caused hunters to search everywhere for ammunition first and then fork out …

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University of Guam receives $ 715,000 for aquifer

image: Eliana Walker, research associate at the Western Pacific Water and Environmental Research Institute at the University of Guam, prepares for a drone excursion. Unmanned aerial systems will be used in a $ 715,000 NASA Guam EPSCoR project to collect critical data on the Lens aquifer of northern Guam, the …

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Hotel tax proposal from OK to Oahu by city council committee

Mahalo for his support of the Honolulu Star-Advertiser. Enjoy this free story! A measure that would establish a 3% hotel tax was put forward for final reading at a meeting of the Honolulu city council budget committee on Wednesday. Under Bill 40, the revenues from the new tax would be …

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