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USAID’s Bureau for Economic Growth, Education, and Environment Bureau for Forestry and Biodiversity launched the Biodiversity Conservation Gateway on its Natural Resource Management Portal to advance USAID’s Biodiversity Policy. EI’s Measuring Impact project and its varied publications are featured prominently throughout the site…Continue Reading
On October 1, 2015, the video storyboard entry by Environmental Incentives (EI) and Foundations of Success (FOS) was chosen as a winner of USAID’s Collaborating, Learning, and Adapting Case Competition. The case focuses on EI’s Measuring Impact project and the launch of the Biodiversity Cross-Mission Learning Program. The superior analysis …Continue Reading
A recent article published by vox.com profiles efforts by EDF, Monarch Lab and Environmental Incentives to establish the Monarch Butterfly Habitat Exchange. Dubbed the “AirBnB for Butterflies,” this program would “create an exchange where investors and conservationists could pay farmers, ranchers, and other landowners to set aside protected space filled with milkweeds along the monarchs’… Read more »Continue Reading
(Originally Published on Environmental Defense Fund’s Growing Returns Blog) Already an endangered species, California salmon populations have reached record lows. Fisheries officials with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration found that just 3 percent of this generation of winter-run Chinook salmon survived in the Sacramento River. This is a record low survival rate – more than… Read more »Continue Reading