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Earthwatch Natural Capital debate today: Does nature come with a price tag?

It’s going to be the warmest day of the year so far (at least down here) so of course rather than go and enjoy the fantastic nature that a beautiful spring day in Dorset has to offer, I’m getting on a train and travelling up to London for the… 150 more words

Biodiversity Offsetting

Pythagoras, Bean Counters and Natural Capital

“have nothing to do with the bean.”

We are all familar with Pythagoras who discovered that, for a triangle, the square of the hypotenuse is the sum of the squares of tte opposite sides. 550 more words

Natural Capital

It’s new moon: a goat must be sacrificed

Some random musings on natural capital.

Sacrifice may have been a way for societies to avoid creating ecological debt.

Ecological debt is another way of describing the damage to nature inflicted by human activity. 1,017 more words

Natural Capital

Blayne West Leaves Lacombe County for Australia

Blayne West, environmental coordinator for Lacombe County and member of the board of directors of the Sylvan Lake Watershed Stewardship Society, will depart from Canada with her family and return to Australia where summer never ends. 122 more words

Water Quality

Natural Capital Impact Bonds

Social Impact Bonds gibt es mittlerweile insbesondere in Großbritannien und den USA einige. Auf der Seite der Lösungsansätze habe ich nun ein paar Folien eingefügt, die darstellen, wie dieses Konzept auf Naturkapital übertragen werden kann.

Oder direkt hier klicken:

The Sylvan Lake Watershed Report

The Sylvan Lake Report – Second Edition is our brand new Society handbook on the lake and watershed. See the Table of Contents here. 226 more words


Invasive Species Conference in the 'Peg

You can always tell when something is important because someone, somewhere organizes a conference and invites experts from around the world to attend.

This time, Winnipeg will be the host of the  108 more words

Alberta Environment