Reforming the Endangered Species Act could give states greater freedom to experiment with novel ways to recover species.
If everyone’s a criminal, then enforcement will reflect nothing more than the arbitrary preferences of prosecutors.
Water markets, and not lawsuits, provide the best means of resolving conflicting demands to the Colorado River’s waters.
The federal government should embrace state experimentation to protect the Utah prairie dog and other endangered species.
The biggest consequences of eroded trust fall on the environment itself.
It’s time for outdoor recreationists to put their money where their footprints are.
If our parks, forests, and wilderness areas are truly national treasures, then outdoor recreationists should have no qualms paying to enjoy—and support—them.
Trophy hunting remains an effective way to create incentives to deter poaching.
If legislators provide an implicit blank check for fighting fires, they risk spurring more development in fire-prone areas.
Sticks can be effective at discouraging activity, but spurring action requires a carrot.