Gathering Waters offers workshops, training opportunities, an annual conference, and other services to all land trust practitioners in Wisconsin. Currently planned learning opportunities are listed below. Questions, feedback, and suggestions are most welcome and can be directed to Meg Domroese, Land Trust Program Director.
March 7-9, 2019 at Green Lake Conference Center
Midwest Land and Stewardship Peer Gathering
Ask-An-Expert Call Series
Strategic Alliances: What, Why and How on April 12, 2019 at 11:00 am Central
- What strategic alliances are and trends in the conservation sector;
- Why it's important to know your prospective partners;
- Why building trust is critical to successful strategic alliances;
- How to assess if you are ready to consider a strategic alliance; and
- What steps are needed to make your alliance successful.
Our expert, Shannon Sullivan, is the founder of The Groundswell Alliance: cooperative consulting for social and ecological good, and currently facilitates the Vital Lands Illinois network and has partnered with numerous conservation organizations on strategic planning, alliances, and restructuring.
To register for this conference call, please email email@example.com with your organization name, participant names, and email addresses. We will send you call-in information. Registration closes on Wednesday, April 10, 2019.
Gathering Waters, along with the Land Trust Alliance and Michigan's Heart of the Lakes, are pleased to offer a series of free Ask-An-Expert calls that are easy to fit into your busy day.
The Land Trust Alliance hosts webinars throughout the year. With a click of a mouse, participants have immediate access to the best minds in the field of conservation, governance, and organizational management without the hassle and expense of travel.
For dates and topics, check the Alliance's webinar schedule.