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Natural Infrastructure

Caterpillar Inc. recognizes the value of maintaining and restoring natural infrastructure. Focused on the significant economic, environmental and social impacts associated, Caterpillar is forwarding conversations on the topic of natural infrastructure, examining business models and strategic actions that can be implemented to address the growing issue.

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Natural Infrastructure: What is it and Why Does it Matter?
Here is a sobering fact: The United Nations estimates that 25% of the Earth’s lands are considered highly degraded. That means that one quarter of natural infrastructure – including forests, prairies, agricultural lands, estuaries, coastal landscapes and wetlands – may not provide the benefits it once gave to communities and businesses. Now, couple that knowledge with the fact that our...
Mar 3, 2016 11:25 AM ET
Caterpillar, TNC, JPMorgan Chase Convene to Discuss Natural Infrastructure Restoration
Construction machinery and equipment giant Caterpillar Inc. recently hosted the first major national summit on infrastructure...
Nov 13, 2015 4:10 PM ET
New Opportunities Blooming for Natural Infrastructure and Caterpillar Business
New opportunities blooming for natural infrastructure and Caterpillar business Looking out over 65 acres of green prairie grasses, Robert Scoville, Caterpillar's Environmental Health and Safety Senior Associate at the Decatur, Illinois, Earthmoving Facility, knows that supporting the prairie restoration partnership* in his community is having a big impact beyond Decatur...
Oct 28, 2015 10:35 AM ET
Caterpillar to Convene Thought Leaders on Degraded Lands Restoration
PEORIA, Ill., October 27, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) announced today it will host the first national summit focused on catalyzing the industry of natural infrastructure restoration on Wednesday, November 4, 2015 from noon to 5 p.m. at the Grand Hyatt in New York City. Caterpillar will convene leaders from the engineering, construction and financial sectors, as...
Oct 27, 2015 9:35 AM ET
Caterpillar Helps to Protect 2,100 Acres of Coastal Wetlands in California
Marked by the sweeping visuals of shorebirds and the scurried nature of crabs on the sandy horizon, coastlines are among the most dynamic environments on earth – continually shaped and reshaped by waves, winds, tides and storms. These natural ecosystems thrive amidst the constant change, and have even developed the capacity to shape that change. Caterpillar is recognizing the brilliance and...
Jul 9, 2015 11:30 AM ET

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