As public land battles simmer, a new private model emerges to pay ranchers to conserve wildlife.
It is time to move beyond the Nixon approach to the environment. The past 40 years have shown how good political intentions — or, at least, political maneuvering — in the name of environmental protection can create perverse economic incentives to do the opposite.
In June of 2012, the world mourned the loss of the giant tortoise, Lonesome George. The 100-year-old tortoise lived in the Galapagos and was believed to be the last of his sub-species. George served as an ambassador for endangered species—especially in Ecuador where many groups are working to...
Whether focused on public or private lands, the goal of this special issue is to explore new frontiers in land management.
The Forest Service cannot take responsibility for its neighbors
Terry Anderson, Laura Huggins
By Terry L. Anderson and Laura E. Huggins Special to the Hoover Digest
Laura Huggins, Terry Anderson
Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas October 23, 2003"You can't have a free society without private property." - Milton FriedmanBy Terry L. Anderson and Laura E. Huggins
Last year, I began investigating forestry outside the United States, seeking innovations. I found strikingly different approaches just north of the border, in Canada.