J & E, Inc. Create an Accountlast updated: October 2012Contact J & E, Inc.To request additions or corrections to this entry email the AdministratorRelated Success Stories for J & E, Inc.American Fork Canyon Home Rivers ProjectTrout Unlimited, a third party “Good Samaritan,” will restore abandoned mines on private property to improve trout habitat in American Fork Canyon.Appalachian Mountain Club Maine Woods InitiativeThe AMC's Maine Woods Initiative is a strategy for land conservation that integrates habitat protection, recreation, education, and sustainable forestry in the 100-Mile Wilderness region of Maine. Aquatic Nuisance Species Dispersal Barrier ProjectImplemented electric barrier in the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal to deter the inter-basin transfer of invasive fish between the Great Lakes and Mississippi River.Arkansas Conservation PartnershipThe partnership is a unique force, combining the strengths of federal, state and local organizations along with educational institutions, to help preserve and protect The Natural State.Atlantic Station RedevelopmentInnovative Smart Growth practices alleviate air pollution and foster development that combats sprawl and supports economic development.Bartow County Environmental Management SystemLocal partnerships are developing and implementing mulitiple Environmental Management Systems in a coordinated county-wide fashion to significantly reduce pollution.Big Thicket National PreserveAn addition of more than 4,400 acres of forestland to Big Thicket National Preserve will permanently safeguard wildlife habitat and recreation areas in one of the nation’s most vulnerable parks.Cascade Streamwatch ProjectCascade Streamwatch is a collaborative educational outdoor site for teaching and expanding public understanding of healthy watersheds and fisheries.Catawba River Streambank Conservation EasementsAn unprecedented, voluntary effort by Crescent Resources, LLC is protecting nearly 200 miles of stream banks in North Carolina and South Carolina. CF Industries National Watershed AwardThe CF Industries National Watershed Award recognizes outstanding community watershed protection efforts. The award focuses on innovative, non-regulatory approaches to improving water quality.Cheney Lake Water Quality ProjectFarmers, the City of Wichita, and NRCS and EPA partnered to fund and implement conservation practices to clean and protect the city’s water supply at Cheney Lake.Chouteau Island ImplementationThe Chouteau Island Implementation effort will convert a 5,500 acre island-complex, outside of St. Louis, Mo., into a passive recreational complex with extensive floodplain habitat restoration.Cleveland Clean Air Century CampaignThis voluntary, community-based initiative seeks to reduce health and environmental risks from air toxics in Northeast Ohio.Commencement Bay Natural Resource Damage Assessment and Restoration This project showcases community-based restoration in Commencement Bay, a heavily urbanized, industrial area. Confluence of the Yellowstone and Missouri RiversConservation organizations and landowners partnered to acquire 1,465 acres bordering the confluence of the Missouri and Yellowstone Rivers, located in McKenzie County, northwestern
North Dakota. Cooperative Sagebrush Steppe Restoration InitiativeConservation groups work together to restore sagebrush ecosystems through the removal of invasive western juniper and adaptive management techniques.EnergyXchange Renewable Energy CenterToday, decomposing garbage in the landfill fuels pottery kilns, glass furnaces, and greenhouse at the EnergyXchange Renewable Energy Center.Greater Yellowstone Coordination Sustainable Operations SubcommitteeSustainable operations subcommittee promotes energy efficiency and waste and emissions reductions in the Greater Yellowstone Area.Gulf of Mexico Integrated Science in Tampa BayScientists collaborate across disciplines to acquire scientific data on Tampa Bay that will help managers conserve and protect its resources. Kaskaskia Watershed Association, Inc.Federal, State and local partners joined together to develop and implement a comprehensive strategy for restoration and management of the Kaskaskia River watershed.Kinzua Quality Deer CooperativePublic and private forest managers, with the conservation group Sand County Foundation, created the voluntary Kinzua Quality Deer Cooperative to restore a healthy forest ecosystem.Lake Seldom Wetland Restoration Community Open SpaceA rural community incorporates wetlands into a open space system. A multitude of partners pooled funds for acquisition and restoration. Louisiana Coastal Area Land Change Study GroupMulti-year, multi-agency coastal restoration and rehabilitation project responding to loss of 1,900 square miles of coastal land and marsh during the 20th century. Mitchell River CoalitionThe Mitchell River Coalition came together to protect and improve the watershed and water quality of the Mitchell River. Mountain Plover Conservation Efforts in ColoradoSeveral organizations partnered together to conduct research on over 300,000 acres of farm land in Colorado. Due to cooperative efforts, the plover was not listed as an Endangered Species.Narragansett BayA partnership approach for addressing the degradation of eelgrass beds in Narragansett Bay, by restoring eelgrass habitat using multiple planting methods. Nebraska Partnership for All-Bird ConservationPartners promote coordinated & voluntary land stewardship that will conserve, improve, and expand habitat for all bird species in Nebraska.North Central Texas Water QualityDevelop watershed management plans for six reservoirs in the Trinity River Basin providing water for 1.6 million people.Ontario Dune CoalitionTODC provides technical, educational, and clearinghouse services to its member organizations, property owners and public officials in matters addressing the Eastern Lake Ontario Dunes. Restoring Shaded Coffee Plantations in Puerto RicoProject provides incentives and assistance to coffee growers to return “sun” coffee plantations to shade, improving environment and wildlife habitat. Salt Pond Restoration in San Francisco BayRestoration of 25,000 wetland acres at salt ponds around San Francisco Bay, with additional benefits from flood management, public access, and recreation.Scarborough Marsh Wetland Reserve ProjectThe 3,100-acre Scarborough Marsh Wildlife Management area, Maine's largest and most renowned salt marsh, is being restored in a 5-phased project, eliminating restrictions of natural tidal flows.Sterling ForestHeadwaters to Sterling Falls Gorge protected by 2,150-acre land purchase by Friends of Sterling Valley and the Sterling Falls Gorge Natural Area Trust.Tapoco Hydroelectric ProjectHistoric legislation passed in October 2004 allowed relicensing of four Alcoa hydroelectric dams in Tennessee and North Carolina and advanced the protection of nearly 10,000 acres of wilderness lands.Unique Partnership Impacts Wetland and Stream Health The Kansas Alliance for Wetlands and Streams implements projects to restore and protect habitat and water quality in Kansas wetlands, streams, and riparian areas.Upper Mississippi River BasinNew drainage water management systems in the Midwest are improving water quality and wildlife habitat in the Mississippi River Basin.Woodlands Trail and Park, Inc. As an American Heritage Rivers “Keystone” projects for Louisiana, Woodlands Trail and Park, Inc. is uniting the river communities of Orleans and Plaquemines Parish with a series of greenways.