We connect community-based collaborative conservation groups across the West to share knowledge and experiences, co-learn, pool resources, problem solve and tell impactful stories.
Together we create a stronger community and collective voice for collaborative efforts.
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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 our most recent WCCN quarterly newsletters and other news items here.
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The WCCN listserv supports peer-to-peer sharing of useful information and provide networking opportunities between professionals working on collaborative conservation projects across the West by:
To make this listserv as relevant and useful as possible, please read our WCCN Listserv Rules of Engagement here.
The WCCN is hosted and facilitated by the Center for Collaborative Conservation. Overall direction of the WCCN are overseen by a Steering committee. Activities are developed and implemented by a series of working groups.
Curious about who’s involved with WCCN?
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, Cross-Watershed Network, and RiversEdge West, are collaborating to create a western regional map for you!
For more information, click here
(Please note that the map is still being developed and will continue to improve with additional functionality.)
Here is the link to the current map!
If your organization identifies as a Collaborative Group or a Support organization (that provides provide services to collaborative groups) we hope you’ll connect with us by completing this survey to add yourself on the map!
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