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Our blog, Island Press Field Notes, is now housed here on the main site! Catch up and enjoy the new look.

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Now available in paperback, Nature's Fortune, by Mark Tercek, CEO of The Nature Conservancy, and Jonathan S. Adams, will help you answer the question: What is nature worth? Grab this excerpt of Tercek and Adams' bold proposal to harness the power of capitalism to save the environment.



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Check out this video of Grady Klein and Yoram Bauman discussing their latest book, The Cartoon Introduction to Climate Change.