Free market environmentalism treats the environment as an asset, rather than a liability, creating the incentives that make protection and restoration possible.
Using the political process to force others to further your values at their expense isn’t virtue.
Accounting for dynamic nature requires revisiting the underpinnings of environmental law and management.
Analyzing nature and economies as static systems distracts our attention from the dynamic forces in both.
Terry Anderson, Hannah Downey
When does more access present a "tragedy of the commons"? National Trails Day is a good time to reconsider the tradeoff between more access and resource stewardship.
Terry Anderson, Donald Leal
In part II of this article series, Anderson and Leal show how climate entrepreneurs aren’t just talking about the weather; they are doing something about it.
Using the LWCF to acquire land—without first addressing the billions of dollars in deferred maintenance on the existing federal land—will threaten the ecological health, public accessibility and economic productivity of these precious lands.