The Natural Value Initiative (NVI) (a collaboration between UNEP Finance Initiative, Dutch social investment NGO VBDO and international environmental group Fauna & Flora International) invites you to the launch of a benchmark of the management of biodiversity and ecosystem services within 30 companies in the mining and energy sectors.
EcoAgriculture Partners prepared this report for the U.S. Endowment for Forestry and Communities, Inc. and USDA Office of Environmental Markets, which describes a variety of payments for watershed services projects and programs across the United States.
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The Conservation Registry tracks and maps wildlife, habitat and other conservation and restoration across the landscape. It is a central, online repository of on-the-ground project information, the goals of which are:
1. To facilitate informed decision-making 2. To create opportunities for collaboration 3. To provide context and effectiveness for conservation work 4. To offer free basic project management tools
Dr. Linwood Pendleton (Director of Ocean and Coastal Policy, Duke University's Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions) is giving a webinar presentation on the Marine Ecosystem Services Partnership (MESP) Database @ 1 pm EDT.
This meeting will explore the adoption of drainage water management techniques through discussions of incentives, past experiences, current situations, and future opportunities. Registration begins at 9AM on October 11, 2011, with the meeting beginning at 11AM. NRCS Registration will be handled by the central processor.
This Group Provides a Centralized Forum for Project Participants to Communicate About Project Activities
The purpose of this group is to provide a central location where project documents (e.g. meeting notes, reports, interview guides, etc) can be shared with all project participants. The group will also provide a forum for comments and discussion regarding project items and activities.