Making the Priceless Valuable: Jumpstarting Environmental Markets

Join us and you will hear some of the best speakers, talking about some of the most interesting examples in the use of environmental markets from around the world and the Pacific Northwest. At the end of this conference you will emerge with an understanding of how environmental markets work and how you can be a part of this exciting global development.

While the focus will be on the Pacific Northwest, examples and speakers will be drawn from international and national initiatives and the conference will be highly relevant to participants from all regions interested in developing and enhancing ecosystem service markets.The first day of the conference will be a series of plenary sessions on forest carbon, biodiversity, and watershed payments.The second day will be composed of technical workshops on developing specific markets and instruments.