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If you are trying to build a nest egg, you need to know two things: how to eliminate losses in your portfolio and the predicted rate of return on your investments.  This is not unlike planning for the future of Southern forests.  We need to know both how to slow down the rate at which forests are being lost from the landscape as well as where and how much protected forest acreage is likely to be added in coming decades. …

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31 species of migratory animals given UN protection

Nov 10, 2014

Redacted from AP article: 31 species of migratory animals given UN protection

Polar bears, whales, sharks, rays and gazelles were among 31 new species granted new protection status by a UN conservation body, following six days of intense talks by leading conservationists in Quito, Ecuador.

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The Partnership for Gulf Coast Land Conservation (PGCLC) is a coalition of 30 national, local, and regional non-governmental organizations dedicated to advancing land and water conservation in the Gulf of Mexico coastal region.  In a June 2014 letter to the Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council, the PGCLC…

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Registration open for National Workshop on Large Landscape Conservation, Oct. 23-24

From Coastal Wetlands Planning, Restoration & Protection Act, Washington, D.C., Sep. 5, 2014 - North American conservation practitioners and policy-makers will meet here on Oct. 23-24 to consider innovative,…
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