New CMP Guidance for Using Evidence to Improve Conservation

Story shared by Nick Salafsky, Foundations of Success. Despite growing interest in evidence-based conservation, practitioners lack clear guidance on what evidence is or how to realistically apply it to their work. A Conservation Measures Partnership working group brought together leading experts to explicitly incorporate principles of evidence-based conservation…

Science and Strategic Planning Unite to Enhance Conservation Success for Golden Lion Tamarins

Story shared by Lou Ann Dietz, Save the Golden Lion Tamarin    Since its creation in 1992, the Brazilian NGO Associação Mico-Leão-Dourado (AMLD – golden lion tamarin association) has coordinated local, national, and international efforts to assure the long-term future of endangered golden lion tamarins (GLTs) in their native habitat, the lowland Atlantic Forest…

CAPitalising on conservation knowledge: Using Conservation Action Planning, Healthy Country Planning and the Open Standards in Australia

Story sent by Frank Weisenberger, Frank Weisenberger Consulting A recent publication in the journal “Environmental Management & Restoration” (Vol.18 No. 03) co-authored by Australian Conservation Coaches, practitioners and members of the Australian CCNet Coordinating Committee explores the use of Conservation…