Sitka Technology Group Partner Spotlight

  March 5, 2018

Sitka Technology Group is a leading software development provider with decades of experience in natural resource data management, business analysis, Big Data analytics, and open standards. Together, we’ve teamed up to design performance-driven conservation programs backed by a robust technology infrastructure to deliver clear, actionable results. Learn more about how we work together.

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Paying for Performance Outcomes in the Central Valley

  January 31, 2018

The Central Valley Habitat Exchange (Exchange) is an innovative conservation program that leverages emerging habitat markets to incentivize landowners to produce measurable habitat benefits for wildlife. In 2016, the Exchange was awarded a USDA Conservation Innovation Grant to increase the scale and effectiveness of conservation spending by changing investment models from the commonly used, reimbursement-based funding… Read more »

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Mitigation Credit Agreements

  January 24, 2018

Under the new California Regional Conservation Investment Strategy (RCIS) program, Mitigation Credit Agreements (MCAs) can be used to fulfill permitting requirements for projects that impact natural resources. Environmental Incentives and Environmental Defense Fund are developing the first MCA with partners in the Middle and Upper Sacramento River region. 

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Monarch Habitat Quantification Tool Factsheet

  December 12, 2017

Learn more about how the Habitat Quantification Tool informs conservation activities by consistently evaluating habitat quantity and quality for the Monarch Butterfly. Environmental Incentives supported EDF in developing the HQT to facilitate the Monarch Butterfly Habitat Exchange.

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