Written by Mark Tercek | June 17th, 2011
China’s environmental record is far from perfect. But Mark Tercek says the government has a new plan, and lessons that we in the United States should consider very carefully.
Written by Rob McDonald | February 28th, 2011
Why does conservation ignore human rights advocacy? Conservancy scientist Rob McDonald says that silence only hurts conservation.
Written by Darci Palmquist | September 2nd, 2010
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Written by Darci Palmquist | July 19th, 2010
Written by Nicole Levins | June 9th, 2010
Written by Evan Girvetz | June 7th, 2010
The evidence for climate change is strong — and REDD and ecosystem-based adaptation should be part of the response, argues the Conservancy’s Evan Girvetz.
Written by Rob McDonald | March 1st, 2010
“Ecosystem services” is an exciting new buzz term in conservation — valuing nature for what it gives us. But when for-profit groups start privatizing nature, what happens to the poor?
Written by Nicole Levins | December 2nd, 2009
Happy Cool Green Wednesday, everyone! Read on for the day’s top stories, like a cap-and-trade vid that’s making the wrong argument, good news for hybrid and electric vehicle drivers in Canada and Copenhagen’s teamwork-powered Christmas tree (see above). Enjoy! David Roberts over at Grist explains why the new anti-cap-and-trade video from the maker of “The [...]
Written by Bob Lalasz | October 26th, 2009
Halloween is hurtling at us like a thrown pumpkin…but there’s still time to duck and get the latest green news of the day…including how urine could hold the key to cheap auto fuel. (Remember: Practice safe gourd smashing this holiday.) Do you run a company that pollutes, or do you love someone who does? CleanTechnica [...]