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July 16, 2018
Design sustainable landscapes

Day 4,187: Landscape Conservation Design

Landscape conservation design is a stakeholder-driven, participatory process that: 1) integrates societal values and cross-jurisdiction, multisector interests with the best available interdisciplinary science and traditional knowledge (the people); 2) assesses spatial and temporal patterns, vulnerabilities, risks, and opportunities for landscape elements valued by stakeholders (the process); 3) results in a set of spatially explicit products and multi-objective adaptation strategies (the products); 4) protects biodiversity, conserves ecosystem services, and promotes landscapes that are resilient and sustainable for current and future generations (its purpose).
June 18, 2018
Landscape Conservation

Day 4,215: Landscape Conservation

Despite the global community's commitment to landscape conservation more than 25 years ago, its future as an effective, national adaptation strategy in the U.S. remains unclear.
June 3, 2018
Jaguar: a key biodiversity indicator in the Americas

Day 4,228: Biodiversity in the Americas

Biodiversity and the ecosystem services provided to people are in decline in the western hemisphere. A multi-sector, participatory approach to integrated planning, design, and delivery is needed to transition to sustainability.
May 20, 2018
biodiversity

Day 4,243: International Biodiversity Day

The IPBES released a report on land degradation and biodiversity loss, and suggests a transformative approach to address those issues.
April 18, 2018
legacy

Day 4,275: Legacy

This post provides an annotated list of legacy documents that provide a historical foundation for landscape conservation design.