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Confluence (n)
“A coming or flowing together, the junction of two rivers, especially rivers of approximately equal width, an act or process of merging, joining, meeting place, gathering, a point of mixing”.


Join us for Confluence on September 19-21, 2022 in beautiful Paradise Valley, Montana. To stay up-to-date as details about Confluence are shared, subscribe to the WCCN newsletter.

We are looking forward to gathering in-person and re-connect as a network with members across 10 states, to convene and discuss pressing issues in our collaborative work, and catalyze action as well as provide capacity-building opportunities to participants. We hope you’ll be able to join us in Montana! 

Confluence 2020 Resources

The WCCN held its inaugural Confluence in March 2020. 

Members of collaborative conservation groups and their support organizations gathered from across the West to CONNECT to peers, CONVENE to learn new collaboration skills and practice new tools, and CATALZE action on issues that limit conservation success.

The Confluence program, re-cap video, report, and post-Confluence evaluation can be found here: