• 1982
  • Since 1982 the program has funded and facilitated hundreds of research, conservation, and education projects including the reintroduction of osprey and river otter, the ecological inventories of all 67 Pennsylvania counties, and the production of more than a dozen nature documentaries and numerous publications. (wikipedia.org)
  • erosion
  • The purpose of the program is to reduce land erosion, improve water quality and effect wildlife benefits. (wikipedia.org)
  • This program aligns with our core values of stewardship and will enhance the oyster population and help prevent coastal erosion. (outdooralabama.com)
  • In addition to delivering higher pollutants from the urban catchment, increased stormwater flow can lead to stream erosion, encourage weed invasion, and alter natural flow regimes. (wikipedia.org)
  • After the river changes course and abandons the delta headland, the region experiences land loss due to the processes of subsidence, erosion of the marsh shoreline, and the natural redistribution of sands deposited along the delta that create the barrier islands. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1930s
  • A logging mill was located at nearby Fowlers Hollow State Park, which was turned into a campsite and picnic area in the 1930s by the Civilian Conservation Corps. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although the Pine Creek Gorge was clearcut in the 19th and early 20th centuries, it is now covered by second growth forest, thanks in part to the conservation efforts of the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) in the 1930s. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2016
  • The first phase of the shell recycling program went into effect in the fall of 2016 with six restaurants along Battleship Parkway (Causeway) at the head of Mobile Bay. (outdooralabama.com)
  • environmental
  • The environmental movement in the American Southwest has opposed the damming and diversion of the Colorado River system because of detrimental effects on the ecology and natural beauty of the river and its tributaries. (wikipedia.org)
  • The PNHP has approximately 50 staff among the four partner programs, including botanists, vertebrate and invertebrate zoologists, aquatic and terrestrial ecologists, data managers and GIS specialists as well as environmental review staff. (wikipedia.org)
  • freshwater
  • As the river changed course, the natural flow of freshwater and sediment changed as well, resulting in periods of land building and land loss in different areas of the delta. (wikipedia.org)
  • pollution
  • It also funded the construction of sewage treatment plants under the construction grants program and recognized the need for planning to address the critical problems posed by nonpoint source pollution. (phillywatersheds.org)
  • Wells that are properly treated, filled and sealed eliminate the safety hazard and protect the groundwater resource from possible pollution. (mo.gov)
  • coastal
  • This is a reflection of the growing issues surrounding coastal development and ocean conservation. (scaquarium.org)
  • The Alabama Coastal Foundation stepped up as the lead agency and received the grant to begin a two-year pilot program to demonstrate the effectiveness of a shell recycling program in Alabama. (outdooralabama.com)
  • Division
  • The Division does not provide any expenses or room and board for participation in the Internship Program. (mn.us)
  • In order to be chosen for an internship with the Division, applicants must fill out the required application paperwork and go through a selection process that will include a ride along/interview with a Conservation Officer. (mn.us)
  • DNRC has six divisions: The Director's Office-This division provides policy and managerial leadership for the department, and administrative support services to itself and other divisions, boards, and commissions. (wikipedia.org)
  • Oil and Gas Conservation Division-This division supports the Board of Oil and Gas. (wikipedia.org)
  • Previously the administrative and technical arm of the Board of Oil and Gas Conservation, this division has only minimal attachement to the department. (wikipedia.org)
  • waterways
  • In natural catchments (watersheds) surface runoff entering waterways is a relatively rare event, occurring only a few times each year and generally after larger storm events. (wikipedia.org)
  • water
  • Stormwater is also a resource and important as the world's human population demand exceeds the availability of readily available water. (wikipedia.org)
  • rule
  • The Department of Energy (DOE) evaluated the benefits and costs to commercial consumers, the impact on manufacturers, and the national benefits and costs of this final rule. (gao.gov)
  • The official responsible for GAO evaluation work relating to the subject matter of the rule is Bob Robinson, Managing Director, Natural Resources and Environment. (gao.gov)
  • Research
  • That's why we've also committed ourselves to protecting sea turtles worldwide through the work of the McNair Center for Sea Turtle Conservation and Research. (scaquarium.org)
  • Office
  • A camp car once used as a cookhouse and later an office has been refurbished to represent its former uses, much of the work done by the Washington Conservation Corps as well as labor by prisoners from the Cedar Creek Correctional Center. (wikipedia.org)
  • original
  • A celebration of the expanded program was held at two locations on the Alabama coast last week, including the Original Oyster House in Gulf Shores. (outdooralabama.com)
  • federal
  • According to the Pennsylvania Budget and Policy Center, 38.8% of the district's pupils lived at 185% or below the Federal Poverty level as shown by their eligibility for the federal free or reduced price school meal programs in 2012. (wikipedia.org)
  • The federal government controls programs it funds like Title I funding for low-income children in the Elementary and Secondary Education Act and the No Child Left Behind Act, which mandates the district focus resources on student success in acquiring reading and math skills. (wikipedia.org)
  • important
  • Best of all, this program will bring attention to how important it is to get the shells back to the reefs instead of the landfill. (outdooralabama.com)
  • One important initiative within the Heritage Program is the County Natural Heritage Inventory, which conducts county-wide inventories of threatened and endangered species as well as important natural areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • found
  • As we piloted the AOC program, we found that schools had difficulties with sustaining their outdoor classroom programs due to faculty turnover, loss of leadership and enthusiasm, and a lack of activities to use in their outdoor classroom sites. (slideplayer.com)
  • amendment
  • Almost two-thirds of Montana voters approved of Amendment 2, the Montana Executive Department Allocation Amendment, on November 3, 1970. (wikipedia.org)
  • local
  • On or before February 7th, selected applicants will be notified to set up a ride along with a local Conservation Officer. (mn.us)
  • Each month learn about a local project being funded through the Susquehanna Greenway Mini-Grant Program that is helping to build the Greenway and connect people to the Susquehanna River. (susquehannagreenway.org)