chapter  8
17 Pages

Business Considerations

ByCraig Denisoff

Conservation banking is the art of balancing business and biology. A conservation bank site must have good ecological and business fundamentals in order to succeed. Both the biological habitat and the market for selling credits must be conducive to banking from the very early stages of the project. Understanding the balance between business and biology is important not only to the potential conservation banker but also to the governmental entities that entitle and oversee this new and developing green industry.