What We've Learned About Long-Term Investments in Water: A Conversation with Margaret Walls
Senior Fellow Margaret Walls discusses how forests naturally reduce flooding and contribute to good water quality in a podcast episode for the partnership group Keeping Forests.
"[Host] Kevin McIntyre and Dr. Margaret A. Walls discuss how forests naturally reduce flooding, how better managed forests contribute to higher water quality, and how providing landowner incentives and creating robust markets for forest products is a win-win situation for water consumers and landowners."
Resources Radio — Nov 28, 2023
Counting Carbon in US Forests, with David Wear
David Wear discusses the rate at which US forests can remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, different approaches for estimating the amount of sequestered carbon, and the implications of varying estimates.
Resources Radio — Nov 21, 2023
How State Trust Lands Can Help Conservation Efforts, with Temple Stoellinger
Temple Stoellinger discusses state trust lands (public lands that states own and must use to raise revenue) and the various uses of these lands, including energy development, livestock grazing, and conservation.
On the Issues — Nov 10, 2023
On the Issues: Renewable Energy Headwinds, Electric Grid Upgrades, and More
A biweekly newsletter connecting global current events, pressing climate and energy policy news, and economics research from RFF scholars. This week: Renewable Energy Headwinds, Electric Grid Upgrades, and More.
Issue Brief — Nov 9, 2023
Reducing Agricultural Greenhouse Gas Emissions through “Climate-Smart” Markets, Technical Innovation, and Emissions Credit Trading
This issue brief, the last in a series on agricultural greenhouse gas emissions policy, examines "climate-smart" markets, public support for research and development, and emissions credit trading.