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Q&A with Keith Argow

By Mike Beacom Keith Argow has been actively involved in national forestry issues for more than 50 years. He received undergraduate degrees from Colorado College and the University of Michigan, … Continue reading

July 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

NACD’s Conservation Leadership Tour shows conservation in action

By Emma Shumway WASHINGTON, July 24, 2016 – Attendees of NACD’s 2016 summer meeting had the pleasure of taking an all-day tour of some of Minnesota’s most beautiful working landscapes. … Continue reading

July 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

Sentinel Landscapes designated in Fl., Minn., & N.C.

By Jaime Simon WASHINGTON, July 24, 2016 – The U.S. Departments of Agriculture (USDA), Defense (DoD), and the Interior have designated Avon Park Air Force Range in Florida, Camp Ripley … Continue reading

July 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

New Mexico districts helping communities recover from Dog Head Fire

By Mike Beacom The value of pre-fire planning can be witnessed this summer in New Mexico, where landscape teams – as designated by the local forest supervisor – are working … Continue reading

July 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

Timber Tax Q&A with U.S. Forest Service’s Linda Wang

By Mike Beacom This spring, conservation districts were encouraged to share landowner questions with U.S. Forest Service Timber Tax Specialist Linda Wang. Here are the answers to some of their … Continue reading

July 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

NACD takes on the West’s wild horses, burros problem

By Emma Shumway WASHINGTON, July 7, 2016 – Together with other members of the National Horse and Burro Rangeland Management Coalition (NHBRMC), the National Association of Conservation Districts (NACD) held … Continue reading

July 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

What’s Envirothon? NACD’s Katie Stump explains.

By Whitney Forman-Cook WASHINGTON, June 17, 2016 – The National Association of Conservation Districts works in tandem with the National Conservation Foundation to implement nationwide programming that promotes conservation education. … Continue reading

June 17, 2016 · Leave a comment
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