Robert Bonnie http://mtpr.org en Robert Bonnie http://mtpr.org/post/robert-bonnie <p></p><p>3/25/14: This week on "<a href="http://www.homegroundradio.org/" target="_blank">Home Ground</a>:" Last year, <a href="http://www.usda.gov/wps/portal/usda/usdahome?contentidonly=true&amp;contentid=bio-bonnie.xml" target="_blank">Robert Bonnie</a> was confirmed by the U.S. Senate as the Department of Agriculture's Under Secretary for Natural Resources and the Environment. The job matters; Bonnie overseas the U.S. Forest Service. Hear what this Kentucky farm boy has to say on climate change, forest fires, and on finding common ground.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 25 Mar 2014 19:00:00 +0000 mtpr.org 16413 at http://mtpr.org Robert Bonnie USDA unveils $30 million national forest and watershed restoration initiative in Helena http://mtpr.org/post/usda-unveils-30-million-national-forest-and-watershed-restoration-initiative-helena <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Federal agencies will be spending $865,000 dollars to help restore Helena’s primary watershed.&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Ten-Mile watershed lies just southwest of the Capitol city and provides 80 percent of the community’s drinking water.&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The restoration is one of 13 projects across the country announced this week by the US Department of Agriculture, in conjunction with the U.S. Forest Service.</span></p> Fri, 07 Feb 2014 16:13:25 +0000 Dan Boyce 14682 at http://mtpr.org USDA unveils $30 million national forest and watershed restoration initiative in Helena