Search Can Valuing Invaluable Assets Ease Insolvency in Sri Lanka? November 18, 2022 Source: Bloomberg News This November 18 story details how Sri Lanka's proposing a sheaf of natural assets as a source of debt forgiveness. Voters Get Green Thumbs, Approving Nearly $9 Billion for Nature November 11, 2022 Source: The Architect's Newspaper This November 10 summary nods at a Trust for Public Land analysis of 63 conservation or nature-focused ballot questions that voters endorsed in the United States this year. California's Wildfire Crisis Spells Crisis for Carbon Markets, Too July 22, 2022 Source: Los Angeles Times This July 22 story raises the possibility that some burned California forest might never regrow, raising fears for carbon markets and much else. With Tourism, We'll Always Have Paradox July 15, 2022 Source: Thomson Reuters A July 13 feature delineates the points and lines fusing tourists' economic usefulness with their imprint on biodiversity. TIme to Talk About the Birds and the Bees April 08, 2022 Source: Columbia Climate School On April 4, our allies down I-95 used the American financial regulatory system's progress on requiring climate risk disclosure to spell out the case for disclosing nature risk. And Now Some Bright News? March 11, 2022 Source: Carbon Brief This March 9 update, while soberly assessing damage from Russia's war on Ukraine, notes a drop in palm-oil exploitation. Own Goals? Solar Screeches Into Trouble in Texas March 11, 2022 Source: Washington Post This March 8 feature spotlights the familiar - and surmountable - putative clash between land preservation and solar development. A Nice Amount of Capital March 04, 2022 Source: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/sessiondaily/Story/17174 This March 1 release from the Minnesota House provides some detail on $155 million in outdoor-preservation appropriations, including concerns about equity and inclusion and scrutiny about land management. Pick Up Six? Major Charities Call For Major Capital March 04, 2022 Source: BusinessGreen This March 1 story sums up a proclamation from 60 major not-for-proft organizations, calling on the world to increase its finance for biodiversity in poor nations by a factor of six. Elsewhere in Congress, Biodiversity Funding Inches Along January 21, 2022 Source: E & E News This January 21 article captures how funding for habitat protection needs to surmount partisan procedures to become law (and likely will).