Performance-Driven Conservation Embraced by New Federal Policies

October 21, 2016

Two draft policies recently released by the US Fish & Wildlife Service, the draft Mitigation Policy and the draft Compensatory Mitigation Policy, elevate performance-driven conservation by endorsing programmatic mitigation that use credits and debits to ensure offsets achieve net benefit. Environmental Incentives and our partners are pleased to see the Department of Interior using our innovative work on… Read more »

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Measuring Impact is featured on USAID’s Biodiversity Conservation Gateway

May 20, 2016

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…

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Environmental Incentives wins USAID Video Contest

May 20, 2016

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 …

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Tahoe – Lake Clarity Crediting Program Version 2.0

August 26, 2015

The Lake Clarity Crediting Program represents the foundation of Environmental Incentives’ performance driven conservation approach for watershed and stormwater management. The Lake Tahoe Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) uses the Crediting Program to determine progress toward meeting water quality restoration goals. Further, the municipal stormwater (MS4) permits in California …

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