Courses and Events

September 14, 2021
The US Biosphere Network, National Park Service, and The Conservation Fund are pleased to announce the 2021 Sustainable Gateway Community Workshop Series! This virtual workshop series is an exciting opportunity for organizations and individuals across the country to join with their peers to learn about the role of sustainability in their communities and Biosphere Regions, how to overcome barriers and capitalize on opportunities, and how to engage partners and resources to achieve sustainability goals.

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January 1, 2022
This course is offered by the US Army Corps of Engineers, US Environmental Protection Agency and US Fish & Wildlife Service, in partnership with The Conservation Fund. This comprehensive training is designed for federal and state regulators who serve on mitigation bank and in-lieu fee program Interagency Review Teams (IRTs).

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October 25, 2022
The Appalachian Gateway Communities Initiative (AGCI) – offered by The Conservation Fund in partnership with the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) and the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) – are pleased to announce the 2022 Training Program for Appalachian Gateway Communities, where select community-based teams from gateway communities located in the Appalachian Region will participate in a 3-day in-person workshop (October 25-27, 2022, Lake Junaluska NC) as well as pre- and post-workshop webinars, with coaching throughout!

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