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Seeking applicants for the ALPINE Summer Institute

The ALPINE (Academics for Land Protection in New England) Summer Institute is a program for students and young professionals interested in learning about large landscape conservation in New England and exploring careers in land conservation. The Summer Institute takes place over two weekends: June 7-9 at the Harvard Forest and July 19-21 at the Schoodic Institute in Maine. Participants will visit several exemplary conservation success stories in Central Massachusetts and on Maine’s Schoodic…

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Highstead Seeks Two Conservationists

Hey everyone, Highstead is expanding their program capacity and is looking for two talented professionals to join their team. The two positions, Conservationists, serve as project managers for two core areas of Highstead’s work: Regional Conservation Partnerships and Conservation Finance. These positions have similar levels of responsibility but will focus on different portfolios of work. Please see each job description for complete details. Review of applications will begin May 1, 2019.…

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(The following text is an excerpt from the January Bulletin of the Network for Landscape Conservation Jan. 2019) 

This spring, thanks to generous funding from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation and the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, the Network for Landscape Conservation (NLC) is launching a major five-year national grant program to accelerate the pace and practice of collaborative conservation at the landscape scale. Through a competitive grant program, the Catalyst…

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The 2018 RCP Network Gathering marked the first time the conference featured an entire track of workshops on smart growth topics, including a session titled “Local Zoning and Regulation for Land Protection,” which brought conservation and regional planning experts together to discuss the intersection between local land use planning and landscape conservation.
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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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Tara Whalen is now a member of RCP Network
Apr 12
Marianne Jorgensen posted a discussion
The ALPINE (Academics for Land Protection in New England) Summer Institute is a program for students and young professionals interested in learning about large landscape conservation in New England and exploring careers in land conservation. The Sum…
Apr 11
Morgan Gray is now a member of RCP Network
Apr 2
Bill Labich posted a discussion
Hey everyone, Highstead is expanding their program capacity and is looking for two talented professionals to join their team. The two positions, Conservationists, serve as project managers for two core areas of Highstead’s work: Regional Conservatio…
Mar 26
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