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The Kentucky Chapter expands its staff to implement a new Urban Conservation Program in Louisville, which is one of thirteen cities where the Conservancy will show how nature can stand up to environmental challenges while improving health and prosperity for residents.
Our Director of Philanthropy, Cadell Walker, was one of 37 community leaders selected to be a member of the 2015 Bingham Fellows Class. The Bingham Fellows is an advanced leadership program of the Leadership Louisville Center.
Our Green River Project Director, Mike Hensley, wasn't sure about what kind of turnout a workshop focused on soil would attract. He was pleasantly surprised.
Left unchecked, non-native plants, trees and pests can push out native species and cause ecological chaos. This slideshow features some of Kentucky's least desirable non-native, invasive species.
Why would we acquire 4,241 acres connecting Western Kentucky's big rivers (the largest land acquisition during The Nature Conservancy of Kentucky’s 38-year history)? This slideshow tells the story.
There is never a "bad time" to pay a visit to the Kentucky River Palisades and this slideshow proves it!
See the progress we're making thanks to the Mississippi River Basin Healthy Watersheds Initiative (MRBI).
Get inspired by the Conservancy's largest land acquisition in Kentucky.
Take a tour, and then come visit in person!
- February 02, 2015
- The Conservancy expands its work into Louisville with a new Director of Urban Conservation.
- January 19, 2015
- Leadership Louisville Program chooses Kentucky Director of Philanthropy as a member of its 2015 Bingham Fellows class.
- November 03, 2014
- The Nature Conservancy and Woodford Reserve Distillery partner on a groundbreaking restoration project.