Posts Tagged ‘conservation’

  • Ecuador's Rain Forest Tree Frog

    What is the Price of a Rain Forest?

    Mar 12, 14 • 364 Views • No Comments

    Chevron said that $40 million was sufficient. Attorneys representing 47 villagers from Ecuador’s rain forest considered $19 billion. And now, we have several court decisions. Our story begins in 1967 when Texaco discovered oil in Ecuador. At first using...  [read more]

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    Lobster Economics

    Jul 24, 12 • 381 Views • No Comments

    The year is 2008. Icelandic banks crash. Canadian lobster processors lose their financing. The result? Demand from Canadian processors for Maine’s lobster harvest decreases. Meanwhile, on the supply side, the lobster population is soaring. Conservation...  [read more]