Conservation

Publications

, Greenbiz
‘Clean tax cuts’ and the global free market for plastic solutions
Josiah Neeley

From GreenBiz:

Key meetings have been co-hosted by groups like Rocky Mountain Institute, The Nature Conservancy, the Sabin Center for Climate Change Law at Columbia University and the R Street…

, Federalist
Taking the environment seriously starts with shaking your fist at the kids on your lawn
Josiah Neeley

Earth Day doesn’t exactly have a reputation as a conservative holiday. Started by hippies or something in 1970, the first Earth Day events were full of environmental doom and gloom, and included a…

R Sheet on Conservative Climate Solutions
Josiah Neeley & Caroline Kitchens

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Image credit: Romolo Tavani

, Herald-Tribune
Florida would benefit from paring back sugar program
Clark Packard

The Trump administration has managed to upset people on both sides of the ideological divide with wrong turns on both trade policy and environmental policy.

It can right the ship on both fronts by…

, Washington Examiner
The EPA will keep funding the Chesapeake Bay Journal. Should it?

From the Washington Examiner:
Recommended for further reading is a paper last October by John Maxwell Hamilton and Kevin R. Kosar for the R Street Institute: “Government Information and…

In a divided Congress, farm bill offers chance to find conservation consensus
Caroline Kitchens

As if the budget and immigration battles that have dominated the news cycle and legislative calendar weren’t enough, Congress has another big-ticket, must-pass piece of legislation on the horizon….

Free-Market Groups: Thanks to OMB for Leadership on Agriculture Safety Net Reforms
Caroline Kitchens

March 19, 2018

Director Mick Mulvaney and staff:

On behalf of the organizations and individuals below, we write to express our thanks for the constructive reforms to major agriculture programs…

, The Hill
Using the 2018 farm bill to boost private investment in conservation
William Murray

*Ryan Richards cowrote this op-ed.

The Dust Bowl was a defining moment in 20th Century American economic history, when a combination of drought and poor farming practices in the mid-1930s…

Fertile Ground
Caroline Kitchens & William Murray

Introduction and summary
The Dust Bowl was a watershed moment in American history—one of the earliest warning signs that the risks of poor environmental management can have spillover effects…

Letter: Over 175 groups support the American Prairie Conservation Act
Caroline Kitchens

Dear Chairmen Roberts and Conaway and Ranking Members Stabenow and Peterson,

We the undersigned conservation, wildlife, sportsmen, scientific, landowner, taxpayer, and agriculture organizations,…