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Making Carbon Markets Accessible to Small Landowners

Making Carbon Markets Accessible to Small Landowners

Marking Milestones, CCP, (Nicholas A. Tonelli)Avery Siller and Lyme Timber ConsultingVoluntary carbon offset programs are growing dramatically, driven by corporate net-zero pledges and increasing interest in carbon offsets to achieve Paris climate goals.1...

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Smithsonian Grassroots Approach Helps Biodiversity Bloom

Smithsonian Grassroots Approach Helps Biodiversity Bloom

Image courtesy of Virginia Working LandscapesCaitlyn Dittmeier, Outreach and Communications Intern, Working Land and Seascapes, Smithsonian InstitutionLand use and biodiversity – can we have our cake and eat it too? Yes, these can indeed be compatible. Smithsonian...

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Legislative Outlook in PA, MD, and VA

Legislative Outlook in PA, MD, and VA

Unsplash.comJohn Griffin & Warren Brown2022 is likely to be an unpredictable year during the General Assembly Sessions in Pennsylvania, Maryland and Virginia for similar and distinct reasons. This is an election year in PA and MD. The Governors of both of these...

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Making Connections for Wildlife

Making Connections for Wildlife

Image: Unsplash.comWarren BrownCrossing the Road Imagine motoring down the road and being confronted by a very large animal with formidable antlers. This might seem like the opening scene for a story about nature’s revenge for all the little creatures that have been...

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2021 Lightning Update Highlight Reel

2021 Lightning Update Highlight Reel

Image: Markus Winkler on UnsplashAs the year wraps up, we thought it the opportune time to reflect on some of the many Lightning Updates that were distributed. We covered topics ranging from 30x30 and building climate resiliency to cicadas, regenerative agriculture...

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