New initiative sets global standards for sustainability reporting.
The interests of big business, environmentalists, and society coincide more often than you might guess from all the mutual blaming. So who needs to change? By Jared Diamond.
Timely information fuels emerging markets in ecosystem services.
Ecotourism may be part of the key to conserving Africa’s endangered wild dogs
A new system links ecological restoration to the hydrogen economy.
The Sierra Gorda Biosphere Reserve in central Mexico is a water factory.
Good for the Economy, Good for Us?
If the twentieth century was the era of the megadam and the ecological destruction of the world’s rivers, the twenty-first century could be different. It could.
Given the way the environment ignores national boundaries, good global treaties are essential to saving it. Yet, it has become ever harder to create treaties that work.
Philanthropy and government regulations alone simply aren’t up to the task of rescuing nature, and it’s time for some well designed appeals to people’s self-interest.