It’s “Your Turn” to share your views about the stories Washingtonians are talking about ––from a rollback on federal health care subsidies to the name change of a Virginia high school named after a Confederate general.
It’s been more than two decades since “Save the Bay” became a rallying cry across our region. But many advocates say traditional clean-up efforts are not working. Now some conservationists are using lessons from finance and social science to tackle difficult environmental problems. From “biodiversity offsets” to attempts to put a dollar value on endangered species, we examine new ideas for market-based environmentalism.
- C. Josh Donlan Director, Advanced Conservation Strategies; Visiting Fellow, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University
- J. Charles Fox Senior Advisor, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
- Daniel Patrick O'Connell Founder, Evergreen Conservation Finance
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