SMART Planning: Designing Effective Outcomes

To be truly effective planning tools, your goals and desired outcomes need to be focused and measurable, so you can determine whether you are actually achieving them or not. The … Continue reading

Messaging for Conservation Events

Planning conservation outreach events requires not only thinking about logistics (demonstrations, presentations, food, etc.) but also the speakers and communication frames we are going to incorporate. This worksheet can be … Continue reading

Logic Models: Situational Analysis

T o effectively plan and implement conservation outreach efforts, it is important to have a clear understanding of the problem we are trying to address. Clearly identifying the problem and … Continue reading

Framing Conservation Events

Framing is among the most powerful communication tools available to us. Framing refers to the concepts and ideas we use to present a topic. Frames help to bring certain emotions, … Continue reading

Establishing Outreach Goals and Objectives

Impacts This is the change in the world you are trying to achieve with your outreach efforts. What do you want agriculture in your area to look like in 5-10 … Continue reading

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Logic Models: Key Elements

Key Elements A logic model is a widely used planning tool that can help with conservation outreach planning and strategic development. This approach links activities—the things you do in your … Continue reading

Logic Models table

Logic Models

Think of a time when you had to tackle a difficult problem. Was it more successful to launch into action without a plan of how you were going to solve … Continue reading