Western Collaborative Conservation Network

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Connect: Strengthen Community of Practice

WCCN Newsletter

WCCN Lanches E-Newsletter

Going forward we will be producing quarterly e-newsletters to promote members of our network, as well as opportunities for you to engage with our network across the West.

This content is member-driven, so share your photos and opportunities with us! Watch for calls for information about your state including photos, stories and case studies, job postings, internships, and collaboration events and training opportunities.

You can view the November 2020 Newsletter here.


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WCCN Email Listserv - Launch March 2021

We are launching WCCN’s listserv!

Purpose of the listserv: to support peer-to-peer sharing of useful information and provide networking opportunities between professionals working on collaborative conservation projects across the West.
What the listserv can be used for:
  • Amplify existing collaborative conservation efforts from various stakeholders to communicate about the value of collaboration,
  • Provide a forum to share collaborative conservation success stories and lessons learned,
  • Share new collaboration and conservation science, policy and technical resources,
  • Facilitate cross-fertilization of ideas amongst collaboratives, and/or
  • Assist in the identification of new communication opportunities for collaborative conservation groups.

Read our WCCN Listserv Rules of Engagement here!

Find a Collaborative: Survey Launches New Regional Map

Ever wished you had a single map to find all the collaborative conservation groups and the organizations that support them?

The Southwest Collaborative Support Network, Western Collaborative Conservation Network, Center for Collaborative Conservation, USDA-Agricultural Research Service, Southwest Decision Resources, New Mexico Forest & Watershed Restoration Institute, Mountain Studies Institute, and RiversEdge West, are collaborating to create a western regional map for you!

Watch for an invitation to take the survey! 

Find a Collaborative

Are you looking for a collaborative or support organization? Explore this growing list:

We Believe
The Western Collaborative Conservation Network believes  that increased collaboration builds stronger communities and creates enduring conservation actions.

Contact: Heather Knight, Associate Director of Practice, Center for Collaborative Conservation,
heather.knight@colostate.edu  www.collaborativeconservation.org/program/practice/

Stay Tuned! New and improved WCCN website coming soon.