American Forests’ Eric Sprague on the importance of trees and the role companies play with forests

March 3, 2020 by  
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Eric Sprague, vice president for forest restoration at American Forests, says the threat to forests is just as important now as it was in 1875, when the organization was founded. “Climate change is really affecting our forests, degrading the ability they have to provide all the benefits that we rely on,” Sprague says. “American Forests is, again, bringing folks together to help solve some of these challenges.”

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Arnold Schwarzenegger: Want to act on climate? Shift the message

May 3, 2019 by  
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The former governor and action star is a standout politician in his ability to message fraught and often politically divisive topics.

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Is an ‘insect apocalypse’ actually happening?

May 3, 2019 by  
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Humans are having oustize impacts on biodiversity — they must reverse it before it’s too late.

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Investing in Change

March 11, 2019 by  
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Companies that integrate environmental, social and governance issues into how they operate can benefit from lower risks, lower costs, and the ability to drive higher returns. How can companies lead with their values to drive success, both financially and reputationally? What are the drivers of the shift towards sustainable investing? What role can companies have in capital investment that creates true positive impact?

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6 Ways Online Education Prevents Planetary Pollution

March 10, 2017 by  
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Most people consciously manage their impact on the environment to the best of their ability. But did you know that choosing to earn your degree online can help keep the earth clean at the same time? Unlike the convenience of cars, the convenience…

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Living in a time of ‘great winds’ of change

January 14, 2017 by  
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Businesses clinging to the tried-and-true status quo will undermine their ability to adapt and evolve in a time of volatile change.

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Sustainable Living: 6 People Proving Plastic-Free Is Possible

June 21, 2016 by  
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We live in a culture of convenience. It doesn’t matter what it is – we want it fast and we want it now. In our narrow minds, we just don’t have the time to wait.  Unfortunately, the convenience culture is hurting more than just our ability to be…

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The data that could brace the world for climate change

April 13, 2016 by  
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By combining satellite and on-ground weather information, scientists are improving our ability to bring resilience to extreme weather for the world’s poorest people.

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Measuring success in energy-efficiency financing

April 13, 2016 by  
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The conversations you need to be having with financiers to get started on those energy and cost saving programs.

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How ‘natural geoengineering’ can help slow global warming

March 2, 2016 by  
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An overlooked tool in fighting climate change is enhancing biodiversity to maximize the ability of ecosystems to store carbon.

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