Throughout the United States and Canada, we work with conservation organizations, state and federal governmental agencies, academic institutions, and donors.
In 2005, the Ocean Conservancy (OC) published its first Overfishing Scorecard, which sought to highlight the progress of eight federally-managed regional fish councils whose mandate is to help end overfishing and rebuild overfished fish stocks. The OC teamed with FOS in 2007 to evaluate the effectiveness of this Scorecard in helping to end overfishing in [...]
Across 56 US states and territories, Wildlife Action Plans have been guiding actions to conserve wildlife and habitat before they become rarer and more costly to protect. Yet, few states can truly demonstrate the degree to which the actions they are supporting are effective. This situation will change in the near future, however, with the [...]
In 2008 and 2009, FOS facilitated an online training course in adaptive management and Miradi for 30 Audubon staff representing nine projects of varying scale across the United States. Each project faced a unique set of challenges and had its own strategies to address those challenges. The opportunity to go through this training together, however, [...]