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2891393387?profile=RESIZE_710xStarting in January 2018, the Maine West initiative embarked on an innovative mapping project to prioritize land conservation in western Maine. Unlike most of the Regional Conservation Partnerships (RCPs), Maine West’s membership draws organizations with community development, education, and health foci into their conservation efforts. It is only…

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Collaborative Leadership for RCPs Strengthen Your Ability to Lead and Collaborate A Two-Day Leadership Development Opportunity Offered by the RCP Network and Institute for Conservation Leadership Addressing complex conservation goals often requires high levels of collaboration. As a leader of a Regional Conservation Partnership (RCP), you know well the opportunities and challenges of working together effectively at a landscape level and across political and organizational boundaries. This…
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Webinar: Conducting Easement Monitoring from the Air: Tips and Tricks

Join LightHawk to learn more about conducting aerial monitoring flights to survey your Land Trust’s conservation easements. Saving our partners on average 75 hours of staff time for every hour of flight, aerial easement monitoring is a great addition to your easement monitoring toolkit. We’ll hear from Jeremy Puckett of Colorado West Land Trust and LightHawk volunteer pilot Robert Keller, Jr. about what has worked well for them, and how to best prepare for these types of flights. Date: May 22…

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Four Network Principles for Collaboration Success

Hi friends, "Four Network Principles for Collaboration Success" is a quick and informative read about principles that can help build a strong RCP and RCP Network. The article is by Jane Wei-Skillern at the University of California at Berkeley and Stanford Graduate School of Business and Nora Silver at the University of California at Berkeley. Although told as a set of lessons to funders, I found it useful to read this from the perspective of an RCP and Network coordinator.  Principle 1:…

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Draft Mission Statement for the RCP Network

Draft Mission Statement: We use the power of networking, innovation, and coordination to advance the pace and practice of large landscape conservation and stewardship in New England and Eastern New York. We make it easier for RCPs and regional…
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John Triana is now a member of RCP Network
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Tara Whalen posted a blog post
Starting in January 2018, the Maine West initiative embarked on an innovative mapping project to prioritize land conservation in western Maine. Unlike most of the Regional Conservation Partnerships (RCPs), Maine West’s membership draws organizations…
Jun 13
Katherine BUttolph is now a member of RCP Network
Jun 3
Bill Labich posted a blog post
Collaborative Leadership for RCPs
Strengthen Your Ability to Lead and Collaborate
A Two-Day Leadership Development Opportunity
Offered by the RCP Network and Institute for Conservation Leadership
Addressing complex conservation goals often requires…
May 31
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