16 May '11, 3pm

Valuing Ecosystem Services: The Case of Multi-functional Wetlands

Community Forest Monitoring for the Carbon Market: Opportunities Under REDD (05/03/2011) With over 200 million forested hectares in 60 countries transferred to community forest management over the past 20 years, this much needed book edited by Margaret Skutsch funded through the Kyoto: Think Global Act Local program (K:TGAL), provides not only various insights into how local communities and indigenous stakeholders can be engaged in community forest carbon project development and monitoring, it furthermore provides a valuable framework and models from which to discuss and analyze successful implementation of community forest carbon projects. Forest Governance Measuring Tools within Collaborative Governance of Tropical Landscapes: Book Review (04/19/2011) Conservation projects at the landscape level in the tropics often require collaborative governance because there are many...

Full article: http://news.mongabay.com/2011/0516-hance_wetlands_service...

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The average American uses about 500 plastic shopping bags every year. Buy some sturdy, reusable bags instead!

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Clutter is what we bring into our homes that we don't want. The first step in successfully reducing clutter is to stop bri...