Next/Best Practices

Blue Earth Consultants’ clients are organizations that strive to demonstrate leadership, flexibility, and adaptability as they work to address the complex, multi-dimensional environmental and social challenges of our time.

We help our clients move and stay at the forefront of the environmental field by supporting their adoption of next and best practices. Next practices are new approaches in areas of emerging interest that bring forward-thinking research and innovation to the market through voluntary or regulatory mechanisms. Best practices are methods, techniques, processes, and activities that consistently demonstrate more efficient and effective achievement of desired outcomes.

Blue Earth Consultants has a rich portfolio of experience and expertise from which to draw lessons and insights about innovative practices that can help our clients improve their effectiveness and remain on the cutting edge of the conservation and sustainable use movement. Our consultants are adept at seeing the big picture, connecting information from diverse sources, and distilling lessons learned to generate solutions. We have delivered these next/best solutions for government agencies, private foundations, and non-profit organizations in U.S. West Coast, in Southeast Asia, the Pacific, Mexico, the Mesoamerican Reef/Wider Caribbean, and Africa.

Blue Earth Consultants assists clients in identifying next/best practices in:

  • Ecosystem Services
  • Social Return on Investment (SROI) and Environmental Social Governance (ESG)
  • Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation
  • Blue Carbon
  • Coastal and Marine Spatial Planning
  • Certification and Standard Development
  • Blue Earth Consultants, a Division of ERG    email:    phone: 510.268.8207    mail: 283 4th Street, Suite 202, Oakland, CA 94607