conservation http://whqr.org en Conservation Boundary in Brunswick County Expands by 10 Square Miles http://whqr.org/post/conservation-boundary-brunswick-county-expands-10-square-miles <p></p><p>More than 10 square miles of natural wildlife habitat in Brunswick County are now protected from development.&nbsp; Wed, 22 Jan 2014 22:05:55 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 49355 at http://whqr.org Conservation Boundary in Brunswick County Expands by 10 Square Miles Thoughts for the New Year http://whqr.org/post/thoughts-new-year <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Following one of his commentaries last April, on the subject of managing water as an essential natural resource, someone asked via this station’s website, “Andy, what’s the solution?” As we enter 2014, commentator Andy Wood offers these thoughts regarding the imperative issue of wise resource management.</span></p><p><strong>Andy Wood</strong> is an author, ecologist, and award-winning environmental educator.</p><p>WHQR Commentaries don't necessarily reflect the views of WHQR Radio, its editorial staff , or its members.</p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 07 Jan 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Andy Wood 48582 at http://whqr.org Thoughts for the New Year Conservationists and Marines team up to conserve land http://whqr.org/post/conservationists-and-marines-team-conserve-land <p>A conservation group has partnered with the Marine Corps to preserve nearly 700 acres of land in Carteret County.&nbsp; The land is located beneath airspace near Cherry Point that's used for training runs for pilots.&nbsp; Camilla Herlevich is Executive Director of the North Carolina Coastal Land Trust.</p> Fri, 15 Feb 2013 20:40:15 +0000 Jeremy Loeb 31813 at http://whqr.org Conservationists and Marines team up to conserve land