Resources and Tools

Articles

A Call to Action for Land Conservation in America

Source: 
Saving Land magazine, Winter 2020
Author: 
Andrew J. Bowman

I argue tonight that the land trust community must move beyond making a generalized case for wildlife habitat conservation and natural climate solutions. We need to be fluent in just how much can be achieved in the United States and aware of how much land conservation is required in the country to squeeze the full potential out of the land sector. We then need to commit to those goals and strategize how we will reach them. And because time is of the essence, we need to make monumental progress over the coming decade.

Articles

A Growing Force

Source: 
Saving Land magazine, Spring 2019
Author: 
Marina Schauffler

Land trusts can play a critical role in slowing climate change, especially when they engage their communities. Several new reports reaffirm the urgency of this work.

Articles

On Delicate Ground: Communicating about Climate Change

Source: 
Saving Land magazine, Summer 2018
Author: 
Marina Schauffler

When communicating about climate change, it helps to follow some common sense guidance from those who have successfully reached their targeted audiences.