User: flenvcenter Topic: Land-Independent
Category: Land Management :: Grazing
Last updated: Mar 26 2020 15:27 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Should land be used for solar panels or agriculture? 26.3.2020 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
The burgeoning Solar Sheep movement argues: Why not both?
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Wild winter retreat stories from our readers 25.3.2020 High Country News Most Recent
From the Sierra Nevadas to the desert of Wyoming, HCN readers find adventure.
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What are the Trump administration’s new plans for Utah monuments? 20.3.2020 High Country News Most Recent
Tribal nations and conservation groups hope to dismantle the policies in court.
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When the love of skiing endangers wildlife 16.3.2020 High Country News Most Recent
A world-renowned athlete stopped skiing in sensitive areas. Can she convince others to do the same?
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‘Men like you weren’t meant to own land’ 11.3.2020 High Country News Most Recent
Rural Colorado has a history of discriminatory lending.
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Oregon elk vex landowners and game managers 3.3.2020 High Country News Most Recent
The herd are wary of recreationalists, unwelcome at the refuge and eating into profits.
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Colorado throws wolves to the vote 1.3.2020 High Country News Most Recent
Should democracy take over where science ends?
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How young California ranchers are finding new ways to raise livestock and improve the land 26.2.2020 GreenBiz.com
Because these first-generation farmers are starting from scratch, many of them do not view their practices as adapting. They see the techniques they use as central elements of a new kind of ranching.
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The residual power of Ammon Bundy 21.2.2020 Current Issue
What’s it like when the West’s most notorious anti-government figure comes to your town?
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The Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe reintroduces bighorn sheep on tribal lands 13.2.2020 Current Issue
For the first time in roughly 100 years, the species returns to historic habitat.
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Conserving and restoring forests won’t be cheap and easy after all 10.2.2020 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
The corporate world has fallen for trees. But to be effective, the cost of offsetting CO2 emissions with the sequestration power of forests will have to go up. Are companies willing to pay?
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Ranchers blindsided by Trump’s border wall 7.2.2020 High Country News Most Recent
They built a coalition to protect open space. Now, they’re up against the country’s largest construction project.
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How companies can source wool more sustainably 29.1.2020 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
If sheep overgraze, they may degrade soil and cause erosion, which can be exacerbated by an increasingly warming climate. How the animals are raised and sheared are also key animal welfare risk areas.
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What businesses should know about the evolution of rural solar 23.1.2020 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Solar panels may harness the sun’s energy in the same way that plants do, but while some rural residents view them as another revenue-enhancing crop, others see them more as weed-like nuisances that threaten their pastoral way of life.
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Could abandoned agricultural lands help save the planet? 14.1.2020 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
Some researchers contend there is an opportunity for ecological restoration that could help fight climate change and stem the loss of biodiversity.
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Black farmers embrace and implement solutions for climate resiliency 8.1.2020 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
"Our duty as earthkeepers is to call the exiled carbon back into the land and to bring the soil life home," said Larisa Jacobson, co-director of Soul Fire Farm.
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Statistic of the decade: 8.4 million soccer fields of land deforested in the Amazon 3.1.2020 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
That’s equivalent to about 10.3 million American football fields.
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How 16 initiatives are changing urban agriculture through tech and innovation 2.1.2020 GreenBiz.com
From high-tech indoor farms in France and Singapore to mobile apps connecting urban growers and eaters in India and the United States, here are more than a dozen initiatives using tech, entrepreneurship, and social innovation to change urban agriculture.
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When wildlife safety turns into fierce political debate 31.12.2019 Current Issue
In Island Park, Idaho, a fight over roadkill became a referendum on government control.
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Washington Rep. Matt Shea engaged in ‘domestic terrorism,’ helped plan Malheur standoff, investigation finds 20.12.2019 High Country News Most Recent
A report says the Spokane Valley Republican aided three armed conflicts against the U.S. government.
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