NV Hunters, Anglers Slam Trump's Environmental CutsProponents said that fund is fed by hundreds of millions of dollars per year in revenues from offshore oil and gas drilling, money that is used to buy parcels of private land and open them up for public access.
$372.5M In Federal Funds Awarded To Conservation ProjectsProjects designed to cut down on fertilizer runoff, expand bird nesting areas and restore native grasslands are among those selected for funding under a new initiative that encourages conservation partnerships between government and private organizations.
County Scrutinizes Conservation SpendingClark County commissioners are taking a close look at how much is being spent to protect the desert tortoise.

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