White House Floats Cost-Benefit Update To Spur Nature-Based Climate Plans

November 8, 2022
The White House is pledging to release new guidance on how EPA and other agencies can better account for the cost savings and other benefits of “nature-based solutions” to protect ecosystems from climate change and other threats in their benefit-cost analysis (BCA) to support both regulatory and funding decisions. The announcement of the pending updates to BCA guidance comes as part of a broader “ roadmap” on nature-based solutions released Nov. 8 to coincide with the opening days of the...

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