Written by Giulio Boccaletti | August 20th, 2013
Hydropower may be controversial, but NGOs must engage with the hydropower community to ensure the impact is positive, says our managing director of global freshwater.
Written by Mark Tercek | August 16th, 2013
Why would The Nature Conservancy choose to work with the operator of the largest dam in the world? Read CEO Mark Tercek’s take on a new alliance to improve how dams on the Yangtze are designed.
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | August 13th, 2013
Written by Andrew Benson | July 26th, 2013
Happy Friday! I don’t know about you, but my favorite part of the morning is sipping on coffee and reading green news stories of the day! Grab a cup of joe and check these out!
- There’s no place like home! After years of improper captivity, this dolphin found its way back home after being released back into the ocean! (HuffPo)
- The week that has mesmerized and even terrified viewers is almost here! Meet the man legend behind shark week! (MNN)
- Remember that old phone in the junk cabinet that you can’t bring yourself to throw away? Why not recycle it! (TreeHugger)
- If only utopias really did exist… Oh wait… (TreeHugger)
- Fill in the blank: The best place for solar power is _______________. I bet you didn’t guess New Jersey! (MNN)
Written by Giulio Boccaletti | July 19th, 2013
The world’s water crisis isn’t actually about water, says the Conservancy’s Global Freshwater Director. The crisis is really about us and our capacity to invest and manage water for the long term.
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | July 9th, 2013
Written by Adam Freed | July 3rd, 2013
As China grows to an urban population of 900 million people, the most critical thing it will have to get right is protecting its water supply, says the director of our Securing Water Program.
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | June 21st, 2013
Written by Jack Hurd | April 30th, 2013
Where does cashmere come from, and how can we make its production more sustainable? Jack Hurd explores in a new installment of All ‘Bout Commodities.
Written by Mark Tercek | April 17th, 2013
The idea of natural capital — that Earth’s lands, waters and biodiversity are vital assets — has spread like fire. CEO Mark Tercek interviews Gretchen Daily about how we can now channel this awareness and energy into real-world action.