Category: Keep Our Forests

AS HUNDREDS OF GOLF COURSES CLOSE, NATURE GETS A CHANCE TO MAKE A COMEBACK SAYS ENSIA

Bogeys may be gone, but birdies and eagles thrive as former greens and fairways are transformed into wild spaces. Photo courtesy of Lauren Kamp WRITER Travis Wood MPPA Candidate, University of Missouri–St. Louis November 8, 2017 — No longer constrained by repeated mowing and…

Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy Names New Leader from Country’s #1 Park System

Top executive of the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board to become president and CEO of the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy (December 6th, 2017) Jayne Miller, currently Superintendent of the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board, is moving to Pittsburgh to become president and CEO of the…

HelpSaveNationalParks.org Holiday Gift Center Launches to Support the Coalition to Protect America’s National Parks

“Our Blood Runs Green”: T-Shirts, Sweatshirts, Water Bottles and Bags Among Branded Items Sold to Help Underwrite Coalition of Over 1,400 Members With 35,000 Years of National Park Experience. WASHINGTON, Nov. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Just in time for Black Friday and Cyber Monday,…

The Port of Montreal is investing in greening

MONTREAL, Nov. 23, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ – The Port of Montreal is joining forces with Soverdi and Alliance forêt urbaine to extend the canopy of greenery on its lands. As a first step, this new partnership will plant 375 trees. Accordingly, the Port of Montreal…

The Plot to Loot America’s Wilderness

A little-known bureaucrat named James Cason is reshaping the Department of the Interior. By Adam Federman One day in Mid-March, James Cason, the associate deputy secretary at the Department of the Interior, convened an impromptu meeting of the senior staff of the Bureau of…

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