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Opinion Disrupting Biodiversity Markets At The Request Of President Obama?
US President Barack Obama's presidential memorandum on mitigation emphasized the private sector role in delivering a net benefit to the environment at a landscape level. But achieving landscape-scale benefits for species means more than increasing total habitat area, says ecological economist Douglas J. Bruggeman. Here, he discusses ways in which the memo may alter species markets.   Learn MoreĽ
Market Snapshot
Number of Banks 122 Banks
Species Credit Types 88 Types
Habitat Credit Types 51 Types
States with Banks 13 States
Land Area Protected 125,465.25 Acres
U.S. Species Banks