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Delta Wildlife Thanks Monsanto
Thursday, February 21, 2013
In 2008, Monsanto Company announced their “Healthy Mississippi River Initiative.” The purpose of the initiative was to reduce nutrient loading into the Mississippi River, and ultimately, the Gulf of Mexico.
USDA and Partners Invest in Conservation for Mississippi River Health
Friday, February 15, 2013
USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service and Partners Invest in Conservation for Mississippi River Health: Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced the investment of $59 million this year from the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) for the health of the Mississippi River basin, making a total of approximately $289 million for the initiative that reduces nutrient and sediment run-off.
Sabrina Chandler accepts Special Assistant position
Monday, March 26, 2012
Sabrina Clark Chandler, who currently serves as Refuge Manager for Panther Swamp NWR and Deputy Project Leader for the Theodore Roosevelt NWR Complex for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, has recently accepted a position as Special Assistant to the Director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.