Designing Monitoring and Evaluation Approaches (FOS 2019)

This guide provides an excellent high-level overview of monitoring and evaluation design concepts. It clarifies that teams should consider their resources and need for precision and establishing causality when choosing their M&E design. This guide is not intended to be…

Direct Threats Classification (V1.0)

Click here for Direct Threats Classification (v2.0)  Following is Direct Threats (V1.0) How Do We Define “Direct Threats”? Direct threats are the proximate human activities or processes that have caused, are causing, or may cause the destruction, degradation, and/or impairment…

Conservation Actions Classification (V1.0)

Click for the current Version 2.0 of the Conservation Actions Classification  The following classification is Version 1.0 How Do We Define “Actions”? Conservation Actions are interventions undertaken by project staff or partners designed to reach the project’s objectives and ultimate…

Defining and Using Evidence in Conservation Practice

This excellent journal paper seeks to integrate evidence-based conservation with the Open Standards for the Practice of Conservation and is freely available online here from the new SCB journal Conservation Science and Practice. Being a journal paper rather than user…