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Embrace Montana’s Beauty: Start Xeriscaping and Plant Native!

Xeriscaping is an environmentally conscious approach to landscaping that focuses on water conservation and sustainability in regions where water resources are limited. The Seven Principles of Xeriscaping provide a guideline for creating beautiful, water-efficient landscapes that thrive in arid or…

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Welcome 2024!

The holiday season is a time of warmth, connection, and giving. However, it’s also a time when there’s a significant increase in waste on our planet due to heightened consumption during festivities. This increase in consumption puts a strain on…

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Migration and the Conservation Connection

As November arrives, it marks the beginning of a significant occurrence in our area: the great wildlife migration. For species like elk, deer, and numerous types of birds, November is a crucial month, as they embark on journeys that span…

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Conversations with Water

If you were a water droplet falling from the sky in an afternoon rainstorm, where would you go? You may fall through a canopy of Lodgepole Pines, to seep into the soil and eventually weave your way through the pores…

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The Duttons Needed a Permit

“On our land, it’s our river,” says Dan Jenkins, a land developer in the series Yellowstone. “This isn’t California, gentlemen. This is Montana. We can do whatever we want.” Not so fast, Danno. Though Hollywood insists on portraying Montana as…

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Arbor Day: Past and Present

As pioneers migrated west, settlers began to miss the trees that once coated the lands of the east. One man in particular, Nebraska newspaper editor and resident of Nebraska City NE - Julius Sterling Morton missed his community of trees.…

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Montana Conservation Districts at the NACD Annual Convention

In February 2023, several staff members from Conservation Districts across Montana had the opportunity to attend the National Association of Conservation Districts (NACD) Annual Meeting. This five-day event took place in New Orleans and provided attendees various tours, breakout sessions,…

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