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Barraud & Jerrard, Sir James Ranald Martin

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Barraud & Jerrard, Sir James Ranald Martin, Public domain in the United States, 1874

James Ranald Martin was prominent in promoting this ideology, publishing many medico-topographical reports that demonstrated the scale of damage…

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None, Sir William Schlich

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None, Sir William Schlich, Public domain in the United States, 1892

The modern conservation movement was first manifested in the forests of India, with the practical application of scientific conservation principles.…

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SCV TV, Stephen Mather - Conservationist and First Director, National Park Service

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SCV TV, Stephen Mather - Conservationist and First Director, National Park Service, SCV TV, 1915

Enticed out of retirement in 1915 to become the first director of the National Park Service, Stephen Mather forged landmark advances in the quality of…

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Verplanck Colvin, Verplanck Colvin, Adirondack Artist

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Verplanck Colvin, Verplanck Colvin, Adirondack Artist, Albany State Printer, ca. 1879

Today, the United States is home to over 6,600 state park sites which span 14 million acres. The Adirondack Preserve, set up by New York state in the…

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Namibia Crane Working Group, Namibia Crane Working Group

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Namibia Crane Working Group, Namibia Crane Working Group, Namibia Crane Working Group, 2004

Due to growing concerns regarding the continued survival of cranes, the Namibia Crane Working Group (NCWG) was established at a workshop in Etosha in…

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Dick Rowan, Sierra Club Nature Hike

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Dick Rowan, Sierra Club Nature Hike, National Archives, May-72

The Sierra Club, the largest grassroots environmental group in the United States, was founded in 1892 by environmentalist John Muir. They are…

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America the Beautiful, America the Beautiful Fund

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America the Beautiful, America the Beautiful Fund, America the Beautiful, No date

America the Beautiful Fund is a national non-profit organization started in 1965 to encourage volunteer citizen efforts and to protect the natural and…

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Goldman Environmental Foundation, Seacology

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Goldman Environmental Foundation, Seacology, Goldman Environmental Foundation, 1997

Seacology is a nonprofit charitable organization headquartered in Berkeley, California that focuses on preserving island ecosystems and cultures…

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Samuel Johnson Woolfe, Theodore Roosevelt - 26th United States President - Timeline

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Samuel Johnson Woolfe, Theodore Roosevelt - 26th United States President - Timeline, U.S. Library of Congress & American Museum of Natural History, 1919

"There can be no greater issue than that of conservation in this country. Just as we must conserve our men, women and children, so we must conserve…

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U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Federal Duck Stamp Program

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U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Federal Duck Stamp Program, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, 1934

Federal Migratory Bird Hunting and Conservation Stamps, commonly known as “Duck Stamps,” are pictorialstamps produced by the U.S. Postal Service for…

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