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WOTUS Redefined by EPA and Army

A new definition for “waters of the United States” (aka WOTUS) seeks to differentiate between federally protected wetlands and those under state jurisdiction. According to the Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of the Army, the Navigable Waters Protection Rule

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Posted in Feature, Federal Policy, News Desk, Water

Beneath the Blue Ridge

By ERIC O’KEEFE Rich with history, blessed by Mother Nature, and graced by a world-class location, the offering of ELDON STOCK FARM ranks as a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for the savvy, conservation-minded investor. Long BEFORE LEWIS AND CLARK shoved off from

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Posted in Agriculture, Conservation, Eric OKeefe, Farming, Feature, South, West Virginia

Land Report 100er Peter Buck Acquires 311,000 Acres of Maine Timberland

Subway cofounder Peter Buck increased his family’s substantial timber holdings in the Pine Tree State from 925,000 acres to 1,236,000 acres by acquiring 311,000 acres from Birmingham’s McDonald family. The acquisition elevates the former nuclear physicist from No. 9 to

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Posted in Feature, Land Report 100, Maine, Northeast, Timber

Legalization of Hemp Leads to Legal Nightmares

In Georgia, consumption of hemp and hemp products is legal, but the consumption of cannabidoil (CBD oil) is not. In North Carolina, hemp flower can be sold — except in smokable form. South Carolina allows consumption of CBD oil, but

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Posted in Farming, Feature, Federal Policy, Georgia, News Desk, North Carolina, South, South Carolina

The Price of Popularity

Sparsely populated since the dawn of time, the American West is struggling to sustain burgeoning growth and increasing demands on its resources. One group offering answers? Private landowners. By KEN MIRR There’s a new phenomenon out West, one that, as

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Posted in Cattle, Colorado, Conservation, Feature, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Utah, Water, West, Wyoming

Small Towns Are Dying Everywhere But Here

In almost every region of the country, tiny towns and small bergs are drying up and blowing away. The lone exception? Out West. Let’s start with Hamilton, Montana. BY DAVID LYNCH Photography by Jason Savage As small towns elsewhere saw

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Posted in Conservation, Dogs, Equestrian, Feature, Hunting, Montana, Public Land, Recreation, Residential Property, West

The Land Report Top Ten: Fall 2019

From under 100 acres to over 100,000 acres, the nation’s leading LAND LISTINGS average more than $160 million. — The Editors 1. GATEWAY CANYONS | $279 MILLION Discovery Channel creator John Hendricks’s 6,900-acre West Creek Ranch on the Colorado–Utah line

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Posted in Agriculture, Cattle, Colorado, Conservation, Equestrian, Farming, Feature, Florida, Hawaii, Hunting, Massachusetts, Northeast, Pacific, Recreation, Residential Property, Southwest, Texas, Utah, West

Let’s Fill Our Cities With Taller Wooden Buildings

Trees are some of our BEST ALLIES in solving the climate crisis. — Frank Lowenstein, Brian Donahue & David Foster Across North America, trees stand ready to help us solve the climate crisis. Trees remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere

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Posted in Conservation, Feature, Timber

Leading Harvest Sets the Standard

A new coalition of farmland owners and operators will introduce a sustainable agriculture standard in 2020. BY CARY ESTES If Earth is our home, then the kitchen takes up half our house. According to the World Bank, 50 percent of

Posted in Agriculture, Cary Estes, Conservation, Farming, Feature, Federal Policy, News Desk, Water

Enrollment for CRP Open Until February 28

Farmers and ranchers enrolled in the Conservation Reserve Program receive an annual rental payment upon planting long-term, resource-conserving species like improved grasses or trees. The goal is to mitigate soil erosion, bolster water quality, and develop wildlife habitats on marginally

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Posted in Agriculture, Cattle, Conservation, Farming, Feature, Federal Policy, News Desk, Water

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