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Waterkeeper Alliance’s (WKA) Pure Farms, Pure Waters Campaign addresses North Carolina’s failure to regulate pollution from the devastating impact of industrial factory farms. Pure Farms employs…

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The Orton Foundation supports Cape Fear River Watch’s (CFRW) effort to ensure a healthy Cape Fear River, which drains 9,100 square miles of the state,…

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Twenty-eight grants will support efforts to conserve more than 350,000 acres of longleaf pine habitat and recover populations of at-risk wildlife WASHINGTON, D.C. (August 28,…

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Audubon North Carolina Releases Behind-the-Scenes 360 Video of Nesting Bird Colonies on the Lower Cape Fear River WILMINGTON, NC (XX DATE) – As nesting season…

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First published in the Wilmington StarNews By Angie Carl and Ann Colley It is one of nature’s greatest ironies: Many of our forests need fire…

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SOUTHPORT—Dosher Memorial Hospital Foundation has received a $25,000 grant from The Orton Foundation, the North Carolina affiliate of The Moore Charitable Foundation, founded by Louis Bacon in 1992.

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SOUTHEASTERN N.C. — Audubon North Carolina is working to enhance the oyster reef habitat on the Cape Fear River by developing plans for new oyster…

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WILMINGTON, NC – Bird conservation is taking flight in the Cape Fear region thanks to a renewed partnership. Audubon North Carolina today extended funding from The Orton…

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First published in The Hill. Imagine living in a neighborhood where a huge blast, like a stick of dynamite, exploded every 10-12 seconds non-stop for weeks to…

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SOUTHPORT, N.C. – Communities In Schools of Brunswick County (CIS) has received a sponsorship from the Orton Foundation for the 2017 CIS Benefit Gala. The…

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