watershed management

Aldo Leopold Farm Becomes a National Historic Landmark

Article: Aldo Leopold Farm Becomes a National Historic Landmark

WASHINGTON, DC, January 19, 2009 (ENS) – The farm of pioneer conservationist Aldo Leopold in Wisconsin has been designated as a National Historic Landmark, in one of the final actions of the outgoing Bush administration. Eight other new National Historic Landmarks were announced Friday, located in Connecticut, Minnesota, Pennsylvania, California, Florida, Illinois, Colorado, and Arizona,…

If Natural Disaster Strikes Along the U.S-Mexico Border

Article: If Natural Disaster Strikes Along the U.S-Mexico Border

WASHINGTON, DC, March 20, 2008 (ENS) – Hurricanes, mudslides, tornados, wildfires and earthquakes – these natural disasters are difficult to overcome no matter where they happen, but when they occur along the U.S.-Mexican border, the difficulties are multiplied. Two languages, two sets of laws and regulations, and lack of formal avenues of cooperation are some…

Flood Safety Summit Planned for New York State

Article: Flood Safety Summit Planned for New York State

ALBANY, New York, February 15, 2008 (ENS) – New York state officials are going to try to safeguard residents against the devastating flooding that has occurred in the state over the last three years, threatening residents’ safety and causing hundreds of millions of dollars in damages. State and local officials will strategize at a flood…