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Student Conservation Association Lauds America’s Great Outdoors Report

Says Focus on Youth Programs, Career Pathways Will Extend Nation’s Natural Heritage
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 (3BL Media / theCSRfeed) February 17, 2011 - The Student Conservation Association (SCA), a national leader in youth service and stewardship, today hailed the release of the Obama administration’s America’s Great Outdoors report, which aims to reconnect citizens with nature and protect public lands.

Boeing, SCA Team up to Teach Seattle Youth Green Job Skills

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 The Student Conservation Association (SCA) today announced the Boeing Company Charitable Trust has renewed its support for SCA's Seattle community programs through 2011. A new Boeing grant of $75,000 will enable up to 150 Seattle-area high school students to benefit from hands-on outdoor work experience and educational opportunities.

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 The Student Conservation Association (SCA) today announced the Boeing Company Charitable Trust has renewed its support for SCA's Seattle community programs through 2011. A new Boeing grant of $75,000 will enable up to 150 Seattle-area high school students to benefit from hands-on outdoor work experience and educational opportunities.

SCA Finalist in USA Today Nonprofit Branding Contest

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 (3BL Media / theCSRfeed) New York, N.Y., January 11, 2011 - At midnight tonight, the Breakthrough Nonprofit Branding Contest online public vote begins! Which of the ten nonprofit finalists below will receive the most votes as of 11:59 pm on January 26, and walk away with $100,000 in free national ad space in USA TODAY?

SCA and American Water Partner to Promote Water Conservation

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 (3BL Media / theCSRfeed) January 4, 2011 - VOORHEES, N.J. - American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK), the largest investor-owned U.S. water and wastewater utility company, will celebrate its 125th anniversary in 2011 with a nationwide campaign to promote water efficiency and the importance of protecting water from source to tap. The campaign is part of American Water's ongoing commitment to consumer education and environmental stewardship.

 

PCI-Media Impact Featured in IUCN February Newsletter

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PCI-Media Impact (Media Impact) was featured in the February 2011 IUCN Newsletter for a series of environmental programs it is rolling out across the Caribbean, Africa and Asia this year.  The communications programs -- serial drama, talk shows and community campaigns -- focus on biodiversity conservation.

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PCI-Media Impact (Media Impact) was featured in the February 2011 IUCN Newsletter for a series of environmental programs it is rolling out across the Caribbean, Africa and Asia this year.  The communications programs -- serial drama, talk shows and community campaigns -- focus on biodiversity conservation.

Big Savings Come in Small Packages

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
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How many eco actions need to be taken for them to count?   According to the post, Does Size Matter for Ideas?, "the basic logic we use is the bigger the idea, the bigger the value, but often that's not true. There's a myth at work here: the assumption that big results only come from radical changes." 

Mission Markets CEO quoted in Ecosystem Marketplace

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Mission Markets CEO Mike Van Patten was quoted along with ecologist David Hill in a recent Ecosystem Marketplace article on environmental credit markets. Here is the section of the article that talks about Mission Markets:

"Van Patten, who just unleashed his own ecosystem exchange platform in the United States, Mission Markets Earth, says absence of a regulatory driver does not pose a significant hurdle.

Join Greenopolis & "The Cove" Producer For A Special Live Conference 9/23

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Creativity in Action: Charles Hambleton of "The Cove" … and You!
 
Thursday, September 23, 2010 5:00pm PT / 8:00pm ET - 1 hour
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Click here to register for the conference

Creativity in Action: Charles Hambleton of "The Cove" … and You!
 
Thursday, September 23, 2010 5:00pm PT / 8:00pm ET - 1 hour

Ready for REDD+? Connecting forests to carbon emissions markets

An interview with Dorjee Sun, CEO of Carbon Conservation
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In this episode, we are joined by Dorjee Sun, CEO of Carbon Conservation, a forest carbon financing and management company, to talk about the work his company is doing to protect forests and help get these carbon reduction markets out of the woods. Listen to the episode at www.ceres.org/podcast.

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In this episode, we are joined by Dorjee Sun, CEO of Carbon Conservation, a forest carbon financing and management company, to talk about the work his company is doing to protect forests and help get these carbon reduction markets out of the woods. Listen to the episode at www.ceres.org/podcast.

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