Questions tagged [environmental-policy]

Policy affecting the Environment, or the ability to sustain an Ecosystem.

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Why was Grand Staircase-Escalante never upgraded from a Monument to a Park?

Historically many U.S. national monuments were upgraded to national parks after a few years, e.g. Grand Canyon (monument 1908, park 1919), Jackson Hole (monument 1943, park 1950) or Glacier Bay (...
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Government policy to incentivise third party investment

What reasonable policies could governments implement to incentivise NGOs and economic consulting firms to invest in national reserve conservation? More specifically I want to know about how mining ...
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Governmental emission reduction targets and carbon offsets

Multiple states within the United States and other counties have emissions reduction targets. This morning, I listened to a story where the university of California San Francisco achieved their carbon ...