Conservation Essentials is the first in a series of courses providing training on the later steps of the Conservation Standards. Focused on Step 3, this course targets conservation practitioners and graduate students with prior knowledge of Steps 1 and 2. Conservation Essentials is currently offered as a 12-week course by the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies.
- How to use the Conservation Standards to develop a work plan, timetable and budget
- How to apply for funding and make critical budget decisions
- How to set up structures for monitoring and reporting progress, including how to store and manage data
Register for the upcoming May 2021 course here.