Contact: Phil Ciciora
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Caption: Using wetland habitat conservation in the Prairie Pothole Region as a case study, applied economists Amy W. Ando (right) and Mindy L. Mallory demonstrated that adapting a theory from the world of finance could help to optimize conservation activities in the region.
Credit: L. Brian Stauffer
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