Written by Mark Tercek | March 1st, 2012
Federal budget challenges can actually result in creativity and innovation for conservation. Mark Tercek looks at how they led to win/win arrangement in the headwaters of the Everglades.
Written by Mark Tercek | October 7th, 2010
The land trust movement revolutionized conservation in America. How can it adapt to new challenges in the 21st Century? The Conservancy’s president and CEO has a plan.
Written by Bob Bendick | April 17th, 2010
A recent White House conference holds great promise for a new conservation approach — but making it work will require commitment, cooperation and adequate funds.
Written by Darci Palmquist | January 21st, 2010
Written by Nicole Levins | January 13th, 2010
Written by Bob Lalasz | December 11th, 2009
Blue whales are singing like Barry White, the Mediterranean ecosystem looks like a moonscape, and Euros pony up big climate bucks for poor countries. I know you can’t get enough of our Cool Green news, baby — and we’re never, never gonna give it up: Hot from Copenhagen: The European Union has just pledged $3 […]
Written by Tom Cassidy | October 6th, 2009
Tom Cassidy is director of of The Nature Conservancy’s federal land programs. America’s national parks are a constant in my life, both with my family and my work as the Conservancy’s director of federal land programs. And sometimes the parks, the Conservancy and my work and family come together…as in June 2008, when I traveled […]
Written by Bob Bendick | September 18th, 2009
The Nature Conservancy submitted written testimony this week to a hearing before the House Committee on Natural Resources on HR 3534, The Consolidated Land, Energy and Aquatic Resources Act of 2009. The hearing was held in the committee room along one of the long corridors of the Longworth House Office building. Secretary of Interior Ken […]
Written by Bob Bendick | August 28th, 2009
Believe it or not, there are environmental issues other than climate change on the minds — and agendas of — of lawmakers and regulators in Washington. As a commentator for the National Journal Energy and Environment Expert Blog, I was recently asked to weigh in on some of the “back burner issues” currently working through […]