Environment Pillar Status Update

Objective

 

Status

 

Own the voice of stewardship by establishing and cultivating partnerships with State and Federal agencies to provide stewardship programs and access.

Contact has been made with various groups from around the state to establish relationships that will result in education opportunities, alignment and support.            

 

Provide learning opportunities to advance stewardship and conservation practice.

IFAS has identified a list of classes and programs that align with this pillar that are available throughout the state. Education sessions at State Conference, as well as a specified iLab presentation will be dedicated to the Environmental pillar.

Advance State and Federal legislation that supports park stewardship and environmental sustainability.

Ongoing monitoring.

Adopt and support best practices and sustainable conservation models and expand funding opportunities to benefit park stewardship and environmental sustainability.

Best Practices identification and collection is ongoing. The items collected so far are available on the website.

Funding Opportunities 

Lead Environment: Andy Palmer