chapter  4
7 Pages

The Pitfalls and Challenges

ByDeborah Fleischer, Jessica Fox

The benefits of conservation banks have been detailed in the previous chapter, but banks also have their share of pitfalls and challenges. This chapter discusses the most prevalent pitfalls and challenges in conservation banking from the perspective of a range of professionals working on conservation banks, including federal and state regulators in California, ecological consultants and non-profit conservation organizations.