When it comes to trying to enhance access, we often go about it the wrong way.
The sharing economy has vast potential to reduce environmental impacts by incentivizing property owners to make more efficient use of their cars and homes.
Smartphones can help us make important environmental strides in the developed world, but they're even more revolutionary in the developing world.
Kristen Byrne, Hannah Downey
Allowing non-ranching groups to hold grazing permits could give a fair shake to ranchers, environmentalists, and recreationists alike when it comes to our public lands.
We need creativity to balance the many competing interests affected by monument designations.
If Secretary Ryan Zinke thinks Katahdin Woods and Waters warrants national park status, he should insist that it be done with a stipulation.
Property rights are a tried-and-true method of incentivizing responsible resource use. If rockweed is private property, the owners will have strong incentives to protect it.
In Pennsylvania, former enemies—loggers and green activists—could become partners in conservation.
Hannah Downey, Reed Watson
When it comes to our treasured public lands, we’ve dug ourselves into a financial hole.