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Sides debate ND conservation measure at Chamber summit

August 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — Supporters and opponents of a proposed ballot measure that would funnel millions of North Dakota oil tax dollars into a conservation fund locked horns in their first public debate Wednesday, arguing the fund’s cost, governance and pote…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Education groups join push against outdoor fund

August 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – If petitions delivered to state officials Monday check out, North Dakota voters will vote this fall on a politically divisive proposal to set aside some oil-tax money to protect natural areas and wildlife.

Members of North Dakotans fo…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Conservation backers turn in petitions

August 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — A potentially expensive and contentious campaign over a proposed statewide conservation measure came one step closer to reality Monday when measure proponents submitted their petitions with signatures.

The group’s filing with the Nor…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

N.D. Ag Coalition joins opposition to Clean Water amendment

July 31, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – The North Dakota Ag Coalition has voted unanimously to oppose the proposed Clean Water, Wildlife and Parks Amendment that would create a conservation fund using oil tax revenues.

The Ag Coalition consists of more than 40 organizations…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Other Views: Why is ND wildlife in trouble?

July 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

Several studies are underway to determine why North Dakota’s wildlife populations, specifically iconic game species, are on the decline, and have been for several years. Two factors affecting wildlife — severe winters and the loss of Conservation…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Other Views: Why is ND wildlife in trouble?

July 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

Several studies are underway to determine why North Dakota’s wildlife populations, specifically iconic game species, are on the decline, and have been for several years. Two factors affecting wildlife — severe winters and the loss of Conservation…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Clean Water amendment backers will skip State Fair forum

July 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — Backers of a proposed conservation fund that would draw from North Dakota oil tax revenue are gathering petition signatures at the North Dakota State Fair in Minot, but they’ve declined to publicly debate the measure’s merits with th…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Bob and Steve’s doing its part in water conservation

May 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — With a worsening water situation, local business Bob and Steve’s Shell is doing what it can to help. 

With well levels nearly 12 feet below the 16-year average, cutting back on water usage in the car wash was the right thing…continue reading on dglobe.com

What can you do to help?

May 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — Every little bit helps when it comes to conserving water, according to Worthington Public Utilities General Manager Scott Hain. 

“Do whatever you can. Whatever you can save is going to hopefully delay us from having to take …continue reading on dglobe.com

What can you do to help?

May 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — Every little bit helps when it comes to conserving water, according to Worthington Public Utilities General Manager Scott Hain. 

“Do whatever you can. Whatever you can save is going to hopefully delay us from having to take …continue reading on dglobe.com