Home

Pictured above: Golden-winged warbler. Photo by Caleb Putnam CC-BY-SA-2.0.

The Cornell Lab of Ornithology has recently announced a funding opportunity through the Cornell Small Grant Program to support land trusts’ efforts to advance bird conservation. These awards are intended to bolster bird conservation on…

Read more…

Interim Rule for the Natural Resource Conservation Service's RCP Program

Hi all, I was just made aware that NRCS is seeking comments on the interim rule for their Regional Conservation Partnership Program. All RCP partners looking to access $millions for conservation easements and programming should at least know about RCPP.  Click here to see the interim rule. From NRCS: USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) seeks public comments on its interim rule for the Regional Conservation Partnership Program (RCPP), which helps partners develop and implement…

Read more…
0 Replies

Draft Mission Statement for the RCP Network

Here are our responses (in italics) to questions used to help identify elements of any organization’s mission statement:

Q: What do we do?

A: Build the capacity of RCPs, coordinate, and collaborate.

Q: Why do we do it? 

A: Conserve and steward more land.

Q: How do we do it?

A: Networking, sharing best practices, training, fundraising, and collaborating with each other and regional…

Read more…

Activity

Maggi Blomstrom is now a member of RCP Network
Tuesday
Casey Hamilton posted a blog post
Call for presentations! The RCP Network invites submissions of highly interactive and results-oriented workshop proposals for the 2020 RCP Network Gathering, which will be held on November 19, 2020, at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. The t…
Mar 16
Bill Labich posted a discussion
Hi all, I was just made aware that NRCS is seeking comments on the interim rule for their Regional Conservation Partnership Program. All RCP partners looking to access $millions for conservation easements and programming should at least know about R…
Mar 10
Bill Labich published an article
Click here to access the Conservation Job Board from Academics for Land Protection in New England.
Mar 5
More…