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Unique Places To Save Announces Additions of Harper, Vad to Leadership Team

January 30, 2018 by up2save January 30, 2018 (CHAPEL HILL, NC) Unique Places To Save, an entrepreneurial nonprofit focused on investing in and enhancing the ... Read More Tags:  Box Creek Wilderness  Christina Vad  crowdfunding  

Choose Unique Places to Save on AmazonSmile

December 11, 2017 by up2save Supporting your favorite non-profit while shopping in the world’s largest online marketplace? Yes, please! Unique Places to Save is proud to ... Read More Tags:  AmazonSmile  AmazonSmile Foundation  charitable donations  

Cultivating Local Connections through Creative Partnership and Farm to Beverage products

October 31, 2017 by up2save In a continued effort to create connection and support the local community, Honeysuckle Farm and Tea House, a community gathering ... Read More Tags:  Agriculture  Commerce  Partnership  

Springer’s Point Memorial

September 7, 2016 by up2save Unique Places to Save was successful in raising over $17,000 to create an interpretive trail, signage and seating area highlighting ... Read More Tags:  Conservation  Endangered Species  

Weird Conservation: The Strange Side of Saving Endangered Species

January 27, 2016 by Michael Nature is weird. But conservation is weirder. When scientists need to save an endangered species, sometimes the solution is straightforward: protect ... Read More Tags:  Conservation  Endangered Species  

Sustainable fishing: sockeye salmon and Native American nets in the Pacific Northwest

January 26, 2016 by Michael Skipper Ian Kirouac presses his cellphone to one ear and a radio to the other while he barks orders to ... Read More Tags:  Fishing  Salmon  

River ecosystems show ‘incredible’ initial recovery after dam removal

January 25, 2016 by Michael A songbird species that flourishes on the salmon-rich side of dams in the western United States struggles when it tries ... Read More Tags:  Dam Removal  

Species Distribution 2.0: An Accurate Time- and Cost-Effective Method of Prospection Using Street View Imagery

January 22, 2016 by Michael Species occurrence data provide crucial information for biodiversity studies in the current context of global environmental changes. Such studies often ... Read More Tags:  Conservation  Imagery  

Save the Forests or the Trees?

January 21, 2016 by Michael Bolivia’s Noel Kempff Mercado National Park is one of the largest intact parks in the Amazon basin and a UNESCO ... Read More Tags:  Forests