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Conservation Easements News ItemsForm DEFM14A VECTREN CORP - StreetInsider.com7/16/2018 7:20:00 AM
Form DEFM14A VECTREN CORP StreetInsider.com CenterPoint Energy serves more than five million metered customers primarily in Arkansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi , Oklahoma and Texas, with more than 8,000 employees. ...... easements, or other Liens (including servitudes, conservation ...
Property owner preserves massive amount of countryside - The Augusta Chronicle6/23/2018 11:11:07 PM
The Augusta Chronicle Property owner preserves massive amount of countryside The Augusta Chronicle ... documented brick home – the 212-year-old “Alexandria” plantation built by Wansley's great-uncle, Thomas Carr, a Revolutionary War colonel involved in the infamous Yazoo land fraud, in which large tracts of present-day Alabama and Mississippi were ...
Mapping Out an Argument for Stopping the Yazoo Pumps - American Rivers (blog)4/26/2018 4:15:50 PM
American Rivers (blog) Mapping Out an Argument for Stopping the Yazoo Pumps American Rivers (blog) The map below reveals that the Mississippi counties located in the Mississippi Delta, where most of the state's row crop agriculture is located, receive the most crop insurance subsidies on an annual basis. The pumps would be located inside the study ...
25 Years of Protecting Wetlands, Critical Agricultural Lands - USDA.gov (press release) (blog)2/2/2018 2:19:13 PM
USDA.gov (press release) (blog) 25 Years of Protecting Wetlands, Critical Agricultural Lands USDA.gov (press release) (blog) Landowners in the Delta region of Louisiana, Mississippi and Arkansas converted marginal croplands into wetlands using conservation easements , netting a number of benefits, including the full recovery of the once endangered Louisiana black bear.
Landowners in Deep South Protect 700000 Acres of Wetlands with USDA Help - USDA.gov (press release) (blog)10/27/2017 4:28:28 PM
USDA.gov (press release) (blog) Landowners in Deep South Protect 700000 Acres of Wetlands with USDA Help USDA.gov (press release) (blog) Private landowners in Arkansas, Mississippi and Louisiana have protected 700,000 acres of critical wetlands in the past 25 years, which accounts for one-third of all wetlands under USDA conservation easements in the country. USDA's Natural Resources ...
Conservation Markets News ItemsJD Cousins, Inc. Receives Contract for EconoCooler for Furnace Cooling at New High-Tech Silicon Metal ... - PR Web (press release)9/9/2014 6:07:39 AM
PR Web (press release) JD Cousins, Inc. Receives Contract for EconoCooler for Furnace Cooling at New High-Tech Silicon Metal ... PR Web (press release) As stated by Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant at an announcement on December 31, 2013, “The new Mississippi based facility will produce silicon metal for a broad range of industries in the United States including the aluminum, automotive, and chemical ... and more »
River Conservation News ItemsMississippi Gorge Restoration Depends on Corps Study - American Rivers (blog)7/5/2018 12:07:17 PM
Mississippi Gorge Restoration Depends on Corps Study American Rivers (blog) The Army Corps of Engineers is conducting a study to determine if dams in the Mississippi Gorge still provide use. Jo-Ellen Darcy, former Assistant Secretary of the Army (Civil Works), highlights the importance of the disposition study and how you can ... and more »
Kind announces Mississippi River conservation, infrastructure plan - Leader-Telegram7/4/2018 1:19:23 PM
Leader-Telegram Kind announces Mississippi River conservation , infrastructure plan Leader-Telegram “The Mississippi River shapes Wisconsin's environment and local economy,” the La Crosse Democrat said in a statement accompanying the four-point plan. “We need to take proactive steps to support the river and the jobs and quality of life it brings our ...
US Representative Ron Kind introduces Mississippi River conservation bill - News8000.com - WKBT7/2/2018 11:14:11 PM
News8000.com - WKBT US Representative Ron Kind introduces Mississippi River conservation bill News8000.com - WKBT LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) - Congressman Ron Kind is trying to get assurance that this area's greatest natural resource will be protected for years to come. Kind revealed the Mississippi River Action plan Monday during a stop at La Crosse's Nelson Park. and more »
Now is the Time to Restore the Mississippi River Gorge - American Rivers (blog)6/28/2018 12:31:11 PM
American Rivers (blog) Now is the Time to Restore the Mississippi River Gorge American Rivers (blog) In the Gorge, steep bluffs extend to the waterline and are mostly undeveloped throughout the Mississippi National River and Recreation Area. Parkland and walkways parallel the top of the bluffs, and some areas are crisscrossed with hiking trails. From ...
Lake Pepin Fish and the Missing Rapids of the Mississippi River Gorge - American Rivers (blog)5/23/2018 2:12:41 PM
American Rivers (blog) Lake Pepin Fish and the Missing Rapids of the Mississippi River Gorge American Rivers (blog) Lake Pepin is a 23 mile long riverine lake in the Mississippi River created by the delta of its tributary, the Chippewa River of Wisconsin. Pepin is the widest place on the entire Mississippi River and at one time reached from the Chippewa to the city ...
How data produces economic and environmental benefit for America's farms - Kansas City Star5/22/2018 9:32:51 PM
Kansas City Star How data produces economic and environmental benefit for America's farms Kansas City Star Moira Mcdonald leads the Walton Family Foundation's Mississippi River conservation program. She co-authored this with Justin Knopf, who serves in leadership roles in various farm organizations and is a fifth generation Kansas farmer, and Callie ...
Mississippi's Big Sunflower River named nation's 'most endangered' in 2018 - Jackson Clarion Ledger4/10/2018 7:52:05 AM
Jackson Clarion Ledger Mississippi's Big Sunflower River named nation's 'most endangered' in 2018 Jackson Clarion Ledger Big Sunflower River, which flows for 250 miles in west Mississippi and provides some of the richest wetlands in the nation, has been named America's Most Endangered River of 2018. American Rivers, a national river conservation organization, gave Big ... and more »
Enterprise Donates $30 Million to TNC River Conservation Efforts - National Geographic11/13/2017 10:40:24 AM
National Geographic Enterprise Donates $30 Million to TNC River Conservation Efforts National Geographic Within the Mississippi River's watershed, the Nature Conservancy will partner with farmers, ranchers, and communities to reduce nutrient runoff that flows into the river and creates a dead zone for marine life in the Gulf of Mexico. The conservancy ... and more »