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Category: Land Management :: Grazing
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Border wall rising in Arizona, raises concerns among conservationists, Native tribes 13.10.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
The Customs and Border Protection agency says it is doing its best to reduce impact to the environment and tribal citizens. Conservationists and Native tribes in the area are not appeased.
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Newsom signs bill to open Hollister Ranch beaches to the public 10.10.2019 LA Times: Environment

The law declares that the public must be allowed to enter Hollister Ranch by land and access some of its 8.5 miles of shoreline by April 2022.

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Brazil had a plan to stop the Amazon's destruction. Here's how it failed 4.10.2019 LA Times: Nation

Cattle ranching continues to be the top cause of deforestation.

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How developing countries put forests on the climate agenda 2.10.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Nearly a quarter of all the greenhouse gases emitted by man come from the way we manage our forests, farms and fields.
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From the farm to the restaurant, how people are investing in regenerative agriculture 27.9.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Farming itself could regenerate the land — but it might take both public and private sectors to achieve success.
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How Hawaii has built momentum to become a renewable energy leader 26.9.2019 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
The effort has been strewn with obstacles.
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Colorado and other states sue U.S. for details about impact of grazing program 26.9.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
The U.S. government is keeping details secret about a cattle grazing program in six Western states that could be harming habitat and endangered species, an environmental group says.
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Bolivia is fighting major forest fires nearly as large as those in Brazil 22.9.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Firefighters, troops and volunteers have been working for the past two months to put out some of the worst wildfires in the country's recent history.
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Juvenile male found shot to death in Denver’s Green Valley Ranch 22.9.2019 Denver Post: Local
The victim's body was found in Green Valley West Park, just east of Tower Road, at 9 a.m. Saturday. Homicide investigators are asking for the public's help in gathering suspect information.
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Climate change could mean less farming in the West 20.9.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Colorado and California are rethinking water management for a hotter, drier future, while balancing urban water needs with the benefits agriculture brings to rural communities.
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Re-enacting a past where cattle were king in the South Bay and California's president lived in Mexico 18.9.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

A battle re-enactment from California's era of rancho landholders, complete with cattle roping and kids activities, is happening next month. And you'll want to be there, to learn about and explore the grounds of one of the most pivotal moments in this region's history.

Privately owned Fisher’s Peak in southern Colorado to become 42nd state park 12.9.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
For generations, the 9,630-foot-high Fisher's Peak has been a big part of both the physical and psychological landscape for people in Trinidad and other parts of southern Colorado. But it's been off-limits because it was on a large private ranch.Now, Gov. Jared Polis has announced plans to join with the city of Trinidad and conservation organizations to make the area Colorado's 42nd state park.
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Bill to open Hollister Ranch beaches to the public heads to Gov. Newsom. Will he sign it? 10.9.2019 LA Times: Environment

Gov. Gavin Newsom has until Oct. 13 to decide whether to sign AB 1680, which requires that the public be allowed to enter Holliater Ranch by land and access some of its 8.5 miles of shoreline by April 2022.

Vesicular stomatitis confirmed in 32 Colorado counties 31.8.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
The contagious disease primarily affects cattle, horses, mules, donkeys, swine and occasionally sheep, goats, llamas and alpacas. Humans are rarely affected by the disease, agriculture officials said. 
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Bailey boy attacked by mountain lion released from the hospital 28.8.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
The 8-year-old boy seriously injured in a mountain lion attack in Bailey last week was released from the hospital, the Platte Canyon Fire Department announced Tuesday.
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Letters to the Editor: Burning the Amazon forest is the dumbest thing humanity can do 28.8.2019 LA Times: Opinion

Humans are destroying irreplaceable Amazon rain forest so they can graze more cattle and eat more meat. Is there anything more frightening than this?

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Editorial: The Amazon is burning and Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro doesn't care 27.8.2019 LA Times: Opinion

Fires burning at the edge of the Amazon rainforest -- intentionally set to clear land for farm fields and cattle grazing -- endanger the health of the planet.

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Op-Ed: Brazil's politics are making the Amazon fires worse. But other factors are at play too 27.8.2019 LA Times: Commentary

Fire is used to prepare fields for planting, but this year, the motivation for setting fires may also have a political dimension.

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The Amazon rainforest is on fire. Climate scientists fear a tipping point is near 26.8.2019 LA Times: Science

Land-grabbers in Brazil are slashing and burning the Amazon rainforest. If too many trees are removed, Earth's climate could lose a critical buffer.

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How Did the Amazon Rainforest Fires Start? 22.8.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Brazil has experienced a record number of wildfires this year, more than half of which occurred in the Amazon region.
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