From the Ground Up Preview: How Land Trusts and Conservancies are Providing Solutions to Climate Change
This Policy Focus Report presents a dozen case studies that demonstrate how land trusts, conservancies, and other nongovernmental civic organizations have meaningfully addressed climate change over the past several decades. These organizations are working to protect land, biodiversity, and historic resources in more than 100 countries on ...
Standing Tall: Forestry Practices on Lands Conserved by Selected New England Land Trusts
Land trusts in New England have protected and take part in the stewardship of millions of acres of forestland that are managed for various conservation purposes. Many engage directly in forest management, and some participate in carbon markets to mitigate climate change. Based on interviews with land trust staff, this paper looks at the w...
Earth Observation for Conservation Policy and Practice Webinar Slides
Slide presentations shared by the following speakers during the webinar on Earth Observation for Conservation Policy and Practice - Transatlantic Perspectives:
Bruno Combal, European Commission, DG Environment. EO and the EU nature legislation – the example of EU-Grasslands Watch
Alexandra Ibragimova, ...
Earth Observation for Conservation Policy and Practice: Transatlantic Perspectives
Earth Observation (EO) is a powerful technology that can inform and ensure the effectiveness of biodiversity conservation. Access to EO data and tools, the development of new data processing platforms, and increasing interest in the application of these technologies to achieve ambitious global conservation targets is creating an exciting ...
ILCN Webinar: New Models for Collaboration in Conservation - Innovations from Australia
This webinar showcases ways in which Australia is demonstrating leadership through cross-sector collaboration, to grow the impact, capacity and influence of private land conservation. The session features an overview of the Australian Land Conservation Alliance's work, along with three case studies from across the country: the first regar...
ILCN March 2021 Newsletter
In this newsletter: "Real Right of Conservation" in Chile, Emerging Models for Permanent Private Land Conservation in Australia, and more.
Comment développer les Obligations réelles environnementales (ORE) en France?
This resource, from the Fondation Pour La Recherche Sur La Biodiversité, explores the implementation of the "Real Environmental Obligation" (ORE) in France.
Scenic Hudson: Making the Hudson Valley a Model for Responding to the Climate Crisis
This case study explores the actions that Scenic Hudson has taken to support climate resilience in the Hudson Valley region.
Colbún Will Designate One of its Properties for Environmental Conservation Using a Law That Will Protect the Land in Perpetuity
The electricity company of the Matte group is preparing to sign an agreement that is unprecedented for a company in Chile. The agreement with a foundation will restrict development and preserve 430 hectares located on the shores of Lake Chapo, in Los Lagos Region. These lands make up a biological corridor that connects the Alerce And...
EU Biodiversity Strategy- Getting to Implementation
This news piece from Tilmann Disselhoff reviews the path forward for Europe to conserve 30% of land and waters by 2030.
Networking Working Landscapes
This news piece from the ILCN explores two networks representing farmers and foresters: Farming for Nature (FFN) in Ireland, and the Nature Friendly Farming Network in Great Britain.