A sense of place starts when your feet touch the earth and your senses take in all that surrounds you. Feelings of appreciation and awe arise, shape your thoughts and inform the next steps you take. This process is part of being human. No matter your home, your work, your
Hello and Happy Friday! More from the P-CREW field journal. This week we’ll hear from two of our crew members. Django Lindner- in the black t-shirt- shares on what he has gained thus far in in his P-CREW experience. He writes, “Thus far in P-CREW I think I’ve gained plenty.
This week we’ll bring you snip-its from the group journal. Anthony McDowell writes, “So far, P-CREW has taught me a couple of things. One of those things is seclusion for a period of a couple weeks is very difficult on the mind. I don’t think there has been a
Greetings Spotlight Readers! Plumas Conservation, Restoration, Education in Watersheds is excited to bring you another journal entry from the field. This week we are bringing you the voice of Amy Lewis. In the group journal she writes, “Currently we are almost halfway through our P-CREW session and I’m learning SO much.
Hello again Project Spotlight readers. Its been a busy summer. We’re excited to bring you another installment of the spotlight series. P-CREW will be featured for the next month -maybe even two if we can make it happen. This week we’re bringing you a journal entry turned public press release
In our final Spotlight on SCALE, I’m going to focus on the future of the project following the outcomes of the workshop last week. The SCALE project is designed to be responsive to the needs of the collaborative groups that we work with, so the input we received at
An All Lands Workshop Last week the Sierra Institute hosted its biannual SCALE meeting in Sacramento. More people and groups attended this SCALE meeting than ever before, coming from all over California and representing over eleven collaborative groups. Some of the collaboratives have been involved with SCALE since the beginning, but
Current (and Near Future) SCALE Projects Last week I wrote an introduction to the SCALE project and forest collaboratives in California. This week I’m going to dig a little deeper into some of the current focuses of the project. Sierra Institute adapts SCALE to respond to needs identified by the