SAN FRANCISCO, April 17, 2013 – Last night, the American Carbon Registry (ACR), a nonprofit enterprise of Winrock International, hosted its annual awards event. Welcoming invitees, Winrock President and CEO Rodney Ferguson affirmed Winrock’s continued commitment to supporting the American… Continue reading
WHAT: A workshop to explore the opportunities that blue carbon presents to coastal landowners and coastal parishes. Also, there will be a session to discuss innovative restoration practices and a chance to see a wetland carbon pilot project in action.… Continue reading
Listen to our own Sara Mack PhD being interviewed on 89.9 WWNO
A new tool to channel private investment into wetlands restoration is one example of how the Idea Village and its Water Challenge are helping turn vexing problems into promising opportunities.
“The Tierra resources work now demonstrates that wetland restoration can provide a sink to reduce greenhouse gases.” The methodology for the luling oxidation pond project was recently approved by the American carbon registry, a non-profit enterprise of Winrock International, following… Continue reading
The state’s coastal restoration and protection master plan lays out $50 billion in projects as a start for what coastal Louisiana needs. Finding that kind of money, though, is going to be the challenge.
State officials have repeatedly said $50… Continue reading
View a video about our Luling Pilot, located in St. Charles Parish, Louisiana Continue reading