Environmental Incentives
Environmental Incentives

Performance-Driven Conservation®

Our approach to achieving better environmental outcomes, increasing the environmental return on investment and improving program operations and management.


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What we do

We’re pioneering a new approach to conservation that enhances our environmental resources and promotes sustained, healthy communities in the U.S. and internationally.





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Water

Our performance-driven stormwater and watershed protection programs improve water quality and foster community development.

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Wildlife & Land

Our programs employ incentives to change human decisions and create meaningful outcomes for threatened species.

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International Conservation

We are building capacity to design, monitor, evaluate, and improve the impact of biodiversity conservation and natural resource management programs around the world.

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Why Environmental Incentives?


Our public and private sector clients are leaders in their fields and communities. We empower them to maximize their effectiveness using our Performance-Driven Conservation tools and practices, resulting in better environmental outcomes and long-term solutions that work.


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News & Insights


October 17, 2017

Climate Change is Happening, Conservation is Not – At Least Not at the Rate and Scale Needed

Our need to mitigate and adapt to climate change adds to the existing stress on California’s water and land resources. As tax payers continue to approve billions of dollars for... Read more


September 20, 2017

Performance-Driven Stormwater Notches a “Win” in Lake Tahoe

First-year results of the Lake Clarity Crediting Program demonstrate real progress toward reducing pollutants from entering Lake Tahoe. Combined, stormwater managers have exceeded their target of reducing fine sediment in... Read more


August 28, 2017

What do declining elephant populations & failed hand pumps have in common?

More than you might think. The conservation and Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) sectors both face their share of challenges when it comes to sustainability. As the learning partner on the... Read more

We envision a society that innovates and invests to strengthen the environment. Let's chart a course together. Talk to one of our experts today.