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Global Resources News stories

Wet Weather Fails to Lift California Drought

Smog Spreads in Southeast Asia

Air Quality Improvements Uneven

Pipeline Spills Becoming More Costly

Gulf Oil Spill Preoccupies World Oceans Day

Clean Cities Measure Up Around US, World

Gorilla Trekking in Rwanda

Conservation News Channel


Celine Cousteau on the world's oceans.
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Links for the search term: Conservation

Major Land Resource Areas of the United States
Describes and shows medium size image of map using color-coded layer from major land resources areas and land resources areas as defined by the USDA and the National Resources Conservation Service.

Ecoagriculture Partners
From the Web site: 'Enhance rural livelihoods; Conserve or enhance biodiversity and ecosystem services; and Develop more sustainable and productive agricultural systems. Ecoagriculture is both a conservation strategy and a rural development strategy. Ecoagriculture recognizes agricultural producers and communities as key stewards of ecosystems and biodiversity and enables them to play those roles effectively. Ecoagriculture applies an integrated ecosystem approach to agricultural landscapes to address all three pillars, drawing on diverse elements of production and conservation management systems. Meeting the goals of ecoagriculture usually requires collaboration or coordination between diverse stakeholders who are collectively responsible for managing key components of a landscape.'

Generation Exctinction
Basic message statement from the site: '...as many as two-thirds of all species could be near extinction by the end of this century.'

Alliance for Global Conservation





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