The federal government should embrace state experimentation to protect the Utah prairie dog and other endangered species.
A collaborative approach to the lesser prairie chicken shows how a wide variety of groups can come together to protect at-risk species.
Ben Guillon, Geoff Smick, Rob Schell, Liz Agraz
How assigning property rights to protected species turned a landfill into a conservation bank.
Private landowners are the driving force behind sage grouse conservation.
Michael `t Sas-Rolfes
Is the prohibitionist approach really helping?
The Oglala Sioux aim to reclaim their landscape and culture heritage
The Endangered Species Act is expensive and ineffective in its reactive approach to conservation. Laura Huggins explores an alternative system of incentives for environmental stewardship prior to regulatory listing.
James G. Workman
A savvy new breed of capitalist is using incentives such as mitigation credits to protect critical habitat and earn profits.