"Using Tools that Scale to Improve Conservation Program Measurements and Results"
On Wednesday, March 22, 2016, at 11 a.m., Matt with Sitka Technology will host a webcast about how the Columbia Habitat Monitoring Program, Columbia Land Trust, Montana DNRC, and Tahoe Regional Planning Agency are improving program outcomes by leveraging Sitka-built tools. It's free, and all are invited! Learn more or register here.
Conservation Round Table
On June 15, 2016, Sitka hosted a Conservation Manager Roundtable at its offices, with 15 people representing 8 organizations, including:
- Clean Water Services
- Portland Bureau of Environmental Services
- Portland Parks & Recreation
- Puget Sound Partnership
- Eugene Water & Electric Board
- Tahoe Regional Planning Agency
- Environmental Incentives
The group came together to discuss the challenges and opportunities of being a conservation manager. Participants shared successes, challenges, innovative solutions, etc. around key topics such as:
- Measuring success
- Making measures relevant to decision makers
- Open standards
Following the meeting, Sitka published its key findings report ,which summarizes the day's takeaways: Roundtable Overview.
Webcast with Clean Water Services
On June 1, 2016, Sitka Technology Group hosted a TerraTrak-focused webcast with Clean Water Services. Water Resources Specialist Margaret Wagner shared how they used TerraTrak to help plant more than one million plants during the last two planting seasons.