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MONDAY, DEC. 5, 2011

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 17, 2011

Oregon Conservation Fund a misnomer, groups say

PREDATOR CONTROL -- Oregon's new fund to boost predator control is appallingly misnamed environmental groups say. Even Governor John Kitzhaber complained of the name when he signed the measure into law, according to a Northwest Public Radio report. Few people would balk at contributing at...

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Conservation groups lost political capital in wolf issue

CONSERVATION -- The environmental movement is facing serious challenges in the current political and economic climate. Considering bills in state legislatures and in Congress, some conservationists believe they've lost considerable political capitol in their tough stance to prolonging endangered species status for the gray wolf...

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MONDAY, MARCH 28, 2011

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The Lands Council prepping for annual banquet

ENVIRONMENT -- A few tickets remain available for The Lands Council's 16th annual April Showers auction and banquet on April 16 at The DoubleTree Hotel in Spokane. The event always features good food and wine along with live and silent auction items in a fundraiser...

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TUESDAY, DEC. 7, 2010

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Gifts greenies are giving their kids

WILDLIFE EDUCATION -- Here's a list of cool educational stuff to consider getting a kid 4-9 years old for a holiday gift, regardless of whether you're an environmentalist or someone who's afraid of that title but still loves the outdoors.The list that comes from

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