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West Virginia Division of Natural Resources urges public to leave young wild animals alone News, Sports, Jobs

by on April 24, 2021 0

CHARLESTON – The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources urges people to leave young wild animals alone. Doing anything else is illegal, dangerous and often detrimental to the health of the animal, the division said. Picking up, touching, or getting close may increase the risk of the animal being injured. “When you touch or...

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MNR identifies dead woman in Tallulah Gorge

by on April 23, 2021 0

Members of the Rabun and Habersham County search and rescue teams rappelled 250 to 300 feet into the gorge to retrieve the body. (photo courtesy Red Bird Media) The Georgia Department of Natural Resources identified the woman who died Thursday afternoon in a fall in Tallulah Gorge State Park as Nancy Moore Smith, 58,...

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NRDC: cleaner cars at the heart of climate goals

by on April 22, 2021 0

WASHINGTON – The Department of Transportation announced today that it will continue its efforts to build a new electric vehicle charging infrastructure, and it offers overturn the Trump administration’s illegal attempt to prevent states from tackling vehicle pollution. The announcement came the same day President Biden unveiled a historic goal of halving greenhouse gas...

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Hunter Roberts appointed secretary of new South Dakota Department of Agriculture and Natural Resources – Ballotpedia News

by on April 21, 2021 0

Hunter Roberts took office on April 19 as secretary of the new South Dakota Department of Agriculture and Natural Resources. Governor Kristi Noem (right) appointed Roberts to the post in August 2020. The Ministry of Agriculture and the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources officially merged on April 19. Noem announced his intention to...

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