Signs of Spring – Conservation Investment Returns

This beautiful and bio-diverse wetland site in Idaho began in 2002 as 291 acres of degraded industrial property.  Private conservation investment in restoration here at the Valencia Wetland Mitigation Bank has created habitats for Tundra Swans, Bald Eagles, Hooded Mergansers, and nesting Great Blue Herons (like this one) along with many other species…

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WaterFall – Quotes on the Nature of our Most Precious Resource

“Floods of humanity, lakes of peace, rivers of gold, the tides of war; all we are and do is linked to the water of life.” – David Mead “Of all the elements in the cosmological construct of the world, Fire, Water, Earth, Mineral and Nature, the Sage takes Water as…

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The Biggest Short – Fresh, Clean Water

Michael Burry, the character played by Christian Bale in the Oscar-winning movie “The Big Short,” was among the first to identify the sub-prime housing bubble and to predict the subsequent crash.  Burry’s fund, Scion Capital, recorded returns of 489% between November 2000 and June 2008 by shorting the housing market.…

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This World Water Day Make a Lasting Investment

Today is World Water Day – a day when people across the World observe the power to make a meaningful difference in the future of our most vital renewable resource. World Water Day is an opportunity for us all to learn more about water issues and to take real action…

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Navigating a Maze of Regulatory Issues

Luke Frazza, Trout Headwaters (THI) Vice President for Development met with key regulators and others in Washington recently as part of the National Mitigation Banking Association annual fly-in.  Frazza, along with other companies in the restoration industry, attended meetings with various congressional representatives, agency leaders, and committee staffers in support…

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Trout Headwaters meets with Natural Resource Investment Center Officials

Washington, DC – March 9, 2016 – Trout Headwaters, Inc. (THI) CEO Michael Sprague met Monday with the Natural Resource Investment Center’s (NRIC) Executive Director Jeffrey Klein and his team from the Department of Interior, in Washington. Klein is directing the build-out of the newly-formed NRIC, whose mission is to…

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