Enviropreneurs Expunge Externalities

Wikipedia—externality: an impact on a party that is not directly involved in the transaction. PERC—enviropreneur: a person who has no patience for externalities. For several…

In Praise of the 10,000 Mile Diet

By Hiroko Shimizu The 100-Mile Diet, inspired by Alisa Smith and J.B. MacKinnon who participated in a one-year experiment in local eating, led thousands of…

Living in the new wild west

By Todd Graham Ecological abundance. That’s not a pairing of words you hear too often these days. It’s more common to hear of ecological distress.…

Seagrass Credits For Sale

Enjoyment of the environment is intimately related to healthy water quality conditions for swimming, fishing, and recreation. And at the heart of it all is seagrass.

One Step Closer to Superfund Sanity

The federal Superfund program was enacted in 1980 to speed the cleanup of abandoned hazardous waste sites and hold polluting companies responsible. It was supposed…

Bogus Bidder: One Year Later

Edward Abbey is known for his unorthodox approach to protecting the wilderness of the American southwest. His 1975 novel The Monkey Wrench Gang depicted a…