This section provides a list of relevant studies or reports providing useful background reading on private investment in conservation.

CPIC Blueprints are model financial transaction structures intended to help facilitate replicable investments in priority conservation projects. A Blueprint describes the general enabling conditions necessary to facilitate project development, the stakeholders and their roles, the expected conservation outcomes, the anticipated cash flows, and the types of investors and capital stacks that are required for a financial transaction that delivers both economic and conservation returns.