Making Conservation Efforts More Efficient and Effective

The Conservation Standards help teams be systematic about planning, implementing, and monitoring their conservation initiatives so they can learn what works, what does not work, and why — and ultimately adapt and improve their efforts.

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Conservation Standards 4.0 Now in Portuguese!
July 13, 2020 — The Conservation Measures Partnership is excited to announce that Version 4.0 of the Open Standards for the Practice of Conservation is now available in Portuguese, marking the first translation of this version. A big thank you to Gustavo Gatti of…Read More

2020 Conservation Case Study Competition
March 24, 2020 — Earn a travel award while helping others learn from your conservation work! This competition seeks to promote cross-organizational, cross-project, and cross-coach/practitioner learning about good conservation practices. Submit your entry! Follow these instructions to submit your case study. Our judging panel will consider the following…Read More

Version 4.0 of the Conservation Standards Is Here!
February 27, 2020 — CMP is pleased to release version 4.0 of the Open Standards for the Practice of Conservation! This version of the Conservation Standards (our new shorthand name) is the culmination of 2 years of work across our community – from technical input to…Read More