From Red Rock Canyon to Pyramid Lake, The Nature Conservancy has been protecting and restoring Nevada's lands and waters for more than 30 years.
Meet the scientist who will be helping address water issues across the state.
From being astounded by the Sierra Nevada as a young migrant farmer to managing those same forested mountains, today he's our new director.
Major flooding kicked off 2017 in northwestern Nevada. But our years-long work to heal the Truckee and Carson rivers worked just as planned during the emergency. See it in action
If you’re a turtle, the latest smartphone or computer is likely the last thing on your mind. But if you’re a scientist trying to help turtles ... See how we’re saving turtles with technology in Nevada
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Each spring animals are on the move. Here are five migrations in Nevada you won’t want to miss! Learn more
Get the latest update on our work around the state including the top places to explore near Las Vegas and forest restoration work.
We're helping urban communities in Reno and Las Vegas connect with the nature near them that matters! See how
A generation often criticized for too much time behind a screen gets excited about being outdoors with cameras in Las Vegas! See nature through their eyes
We’ve put together a list of some of the amazing places you can explore in southern Nevada. Find your adventure
When sage-grouse look for mates, noise can throw off their game. Just how loud is too loud? Find out from expert Liz Munn. Listen Now
Our work on the Truckee River is inspiring the next generation of conservationists. This crafty 12-year-old is taking the lead and spreading the news. See How
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Each month we select our favorite photo of Nevada's natural places.
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Preventing catastrophic forest fire is important, but did you know it protects your drinking water, too? See the Slideshow
We installed a tiny park in the heart of downtown Las Vegas to connect people with each other—and with nature.
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We're using art to help restore the Truckee and Carson rivers.
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A new study shows the devastating economic impacts people would face in Nevada if the Colorado River runs dry.
We're shaping the future of millions of acres for an iconic bird—and for people—in Nevada. See how our science is changing the ways conservation and business work together.
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Established out of the back of a pickup truck in 1984, The Nature Conservancy in Nevada has a lot to be proud of three decades later.
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The Nature Conservancy is leading the restoration of the lower Truckee River, and is currently working on ten-mile, $25 million restoration project to revitalize the river and its ecosystem.
The Nature Conservancy has been working on the Carson River since 2000 to protect its precious lands and water using land protection, restoration, sustainable ranching practices, and public access and education.
The Conservancy is working to protect habitat for the rare Amargosa toad and other animals along one of the world's longest underground rivers.
Independence Lake's beauty and rustic nature are matched only by the amazing biodiversity that it supports. Independence Lake also plays an important role in providing clean drinking water to western Nevada.