Resources and Tools

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Board Members Explore Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Together

Source: 
Saving Land magazine, Fall 2020
Author: 
Christina Soto

The National Council of Nonprofits has created a guide to help nonprofit board members first understand and then work toward diversity, equity and inclusion in their organizations.

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Scholars to Learn Virtually

Source: 
Saving Land magazine, Fall 2020

The accredited Conservation Florida and the Land Trust Alliance announced in August the placement of Lillian Dinkins and Papa Gueye, two fellows of the Scholars for Conservation Leadership Program (SCLP).

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A bobcat kitten on Greenbelt Land Trust property warily eyes the camera as it crosses a stream with family members nearby. / Jonny Armstrong

Eyes On: Bringing Conservation to Life through Photos and Video

Source: 
Saving Land magazine, Summer 2020
Author: 
Madeline Bodin

Land trusts across America are turning to devices sometimes known as game cameras, trail cameras or wildlife cameras to perform scientific research, build relationships with successor landowners and engage their communities in their work. The resulting videos and still photos can be shared online, creating a valuable tool especially during times of social distancing. Or they can be shared with individuals to provide the foundation for a more personal connection.

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Interpreting the Land: Helping More People Benefit from Conservation

Source: 
Saving Land magazine, Summer 2020
Author: 
Tom Springer

Nationwide, land trust staff report a growing need to reach people from more diverse backgrounds, abilities and cultures. As social demographics change, they’re seeing greater demand for accessible trails and new means of interpretation that bring visitors closer to nature. And increasingly they’re learning how the benefits of improved access can work hand in hand with their core mission of preservation.

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Cultivating Millennial Leaders

Source: 
Saving Land magazine, Winter 2020
Author: 
Madeline Bodin

Secure your land trust’s future by learning about this generation.  

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Getting to Know You

Source: 
Saving Land magazine, Winter 2020
Author: 
Meghan McDonald

Land trusts that take the time to learn what their community members want and need form strong, lasting relationships.

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