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- Gov. Jerry Brown signs bill putting freeze on state park closures. A bill placing a two-year moratorium on California state park closures is among dozens signed Tuesday by Gov. Jerry Brown. (LA Times)
- Land Trust director honored. Ralph Benson of the Sonoma Land Trust to receive Environmental Stewardship award. (Press Democrat)
- How Rachel Carson Spurred Chemical Concerns by Highlighting Uncertainty. An analysis of her writing that has applications for anyone writing about the natural world. (NY Times)
- Why More Scientists Should Tell Stories. How we all can tell better stories, including us scientists. (The Last Word on Nothing)
- And something for the map-geeks and something for the birders among us.
Every Wednesday we find stories about land conservation. Sometimes the news is loosely related to land conservation, we admit. You can scroll through past Happenings right here.