National Wildlife Federation and Partners Reach Major Milestone in Landmark Wildlife Crossing Project

CALIFORNIA – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) announced last week that the Project Report and the Environmental Document have been completed for the wildlife crossing…The planned wildlife crossing at Liberty Canyon is a public/private partnership between Caltrans, the National Park Service (NPS), the National Wildlife Federation (NWF), […]

Got dust? Attend the Desert Restoration Workshop

CALIFORNIA – Got dust? If you have fallow fields, damage from off-highway vehicles (OHVs), weeds, or dust, you will want to attend the Desert Restoration Workshop…Karen Sanders, President of the Eastern Kern County Resource Conservation District (EKCRCD), will discuss and show slides from restoration projects…

Yolo County conservation plan could see approval

CALIFORNIA – The final Yolo Conservation plan — which has been in the works since the 1990s — will be considered for certification during an upcoming meeting…The conservancy has worked with the Putah Creek Council, the Robbins Rice Company, the Yolo County Resource Conservation District…

Conservation Quotes

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Peter Maurin

It is impossible to have a healthy and sound society without a proper respect for the soil.

Theodore Roosevelt

To waste, to destroy our natural resources, to skin and exhaust the land instead of using it so as to increase its usefulness, will result in undermining in the days of our children the very prosperity which we ought by right to hand down to them amplified and developed.

Hugh Hammond Bennett

From every conceivable angle—economic, social, cultural, public health, national defense—conservation of natural resources is an objective on which all should agree.