What is the content of CLP?

We teach ten skills in ten days. Below is a preliminary breakdown of the course., Please note: the schedule may change as we finalize details. The skill sets, however remain constant. Check back for updates.

Day

Skill

One

  • Understanding the Conservation Project Cycle
  • Creating Meaningful Mission Statements
Two
  • Using Comprehensive Site Assessment Tools
Three
  • Creating Conservation Management Plans
Four
  • Project Monitoring and Evaluation 1
Five
  • Project Monitoring and Evaluation 2
  • Weekend Off (Enjoy Monterey)
Six
  • Building Project Teams and Boards
  • Leadership Ethics
Seven
  • Financial Management for Conservation Leaders 1
Eight
  • Financial Management for Conservation Leaders 2
Nine
  • Effective Outreach and Media Relations
Ten
  • Conflict Resolution + Wrap-up and Evaluations