A recent issue of NeatNetTricks,
steered me towards this site which discusses a novel program in
sustainable development and conservation--"Giving Wildlife A Hand
Up, Not A Handout"--such as their "Pilot Voucher Program."
or "Caribou in the Classroom with Work-Study
Giving Wildlife A Hand Up, Not A
To truly lick this nature
thing, we need innovative programs that address the root of the problem.
Biohazardous spills and man's encroachment on "fragile"
ecosystems are the inevitable outgrowth of our commitment to meeting your
energy needs. At ACOIL, we believe it's everyone's responsibility to
prepare wildlife for the challenges -- and opportunities -- of the 21st
For more information on ACOIL's environmental initiatives, please visit
the ACOIL web site.
ACOIL Begins Pilot Voucher
ACOIL's Voucher Program
gives Canadian geese in disadvantaged migratory routes access to
As habitats for migratory waterfowl dwindle, we at ACOIL see an
opportunity to make a difference. Why should disadvantaged Canadian geese
settle for substandard wetlands? That's the thinking behind our new pilot
program, offering vouchers for geese that want a better environment for
themselves and their goslings.
"There's just not enough wetlands to serve each and every goose that
wants one," says Harris. "Our voucher program serves as a fair
and equitable way to provide geese of lesser means that chance for a
go to the beginning of Andy Stoller's site