Getting the incentives right.
Georgia and Florida have taken their long-standing fight over water to the U.S. Supreme Court. Defining clear, enforceable, and transferable water rights could help ensure that water is allocated to productive uses and finally put an end to this water war.
It is time to return to Montana’s roots by honoring private property rights — and, indeed, by celebrating them.
As the National Park Service celebrates its centennial, Americans should ask how they can ensure the health of their national treasure for many generations to come.
Why bison were worth more dead than alive in the 19th century.
R. David Simpson
Are ecosystem services really valuable enough to justify conservation?
Science alone cannot resolve most environmental issues.
We conserve nature by using less of it—but to do so we must embrace modern technology.
The national parks are often celebrated as America’s best idea, but we are loving the idea to death.