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Bipartisan Bill Introduced to Fix Neighborhood Floods

A bipartisan bill proposes to earmark $3 billion a year toward projects that improve wetlands and infrastructure to alleviate “frequent and chronic” coastal flooding.

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Report: Investment in Natural Defenses Protecting America’s Communities

“Hurricanes, flooding, wildfires, and droughts pose greater hazards to our communities and economy with each passing year, and are becoming more frequent, more severe, and more costly. By investing in protective natural systems, we can reduce risks before disasters strike our communities.

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Moving Towards SRI – Thoughts from Otsego Land Trust

Otsego Land Trust located in Cooperstown, NY, has a three-pronged approach to land protection:  Conservation easements; Ownership and stewardship of a series of public access lands along water known as […] more »

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Forest and Rangeland Drought – Regional Two-Pagers

Effects of Drought on Forests and Rangelands in the United States: A Comprehensive Science Synthesis covers a wide expanse of management issues. The USDA’s Climate Hubs have synthesized the assessment for each of their region’s stakeholders.

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Designated Lands – Management Summary, Laws, and Regulations

Designated Lands – Management Summary, Laws, and Regulations highlights key federal land designations, managing agencies, and relevant legislation, regulations, and policies.

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Vermont Land Trust – Targeted Acquisitions for Wildlife and Ecosystems

The Vermont Land Trust executed a targeted 163 acre land acquisition to help struggling black bears move between the Green Mountain and Taconic ranges. Working to connect these vast open spaces in Vermont and New York enhances the ability of bears to move from their home ranges to feeding habitat, and increases connectivity for a variety of wildlife.

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Vermont Land Trust – Communications Case Study in Context

Behind the Scenes Nadine Berrini, Director of Communications for the Vermont Land Trust, tells the story behind this product: Context for the product When we choose articles for the annual […] more »

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Puerto Rico is Our Future

Hurricane impacts to Puerto Rico reflect a huge unfolding tragedy. But it’s also an opportunity to learn lessons, and to rebuild very differently.

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Long-term Warming Trends Continue

Continuing the planet’s long-term warming trend, globally averaged temperatures in 2017 were 1.62 degrees Fahrenheit (0.90 degrees Celsius) warmer than the 1951 to 1980 mean, according to scientists at NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS) in New York.

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