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…

Conservation Audit Tool and Guidance (CMP 2018)

Use this Conservation audit tool to analyze strengths and weaknesses in conservation programs against the Open Standards and define what changes are needed to adapt management for better outcomes. Developed and refined for CMP by Elizabeth O’Neill and Sheila O’Connor,…

CAP Excel workbooks

Conservation Action Planning (CAP) is a well-spring of the Open Standards, and was codified in an online CAP Excel workbook. Here we give access to both the original and an updated version of the CAP Excel workbook, which can now…

NatureServe Vista

NatureServe Vista is a robust conservation assessment and planning software. It is an extension to ArcGIS 10.x in continuous release since 2004. The tool’s functions fit well with the spatial aspects of the Open Standards and it works well in…

Conservation Actions and Measures Library

The Conservation Actions and Measures Library (CAML) is an open-source library of Miradi results chains for the most common conservation actions. CAML is based on the idea that we can be more efficient and effective by learning from one another.…