How to do community conservation

We have some resources below in the form of videos and graphics about the process of community conservation.

A simple summary of the process of people-focused conservation.
A handy checklist that can inspire questions to ask about a project.
Community involvement in conservation and protected areas.
Does your project have all these features of an impactful, sustainable community-based project?
Dr. Rob Horwich shares 25 years of experience in these eight free lectures.
Our founder’s response, and how change happens best at the grassroots level.


Community Conservation researchers and partners have published and stimulated publications in a number of professional journals. A selected list can be found here organized by key questions, such as what is community conservation and why does it work?

Manuals and guides for working with communities

A curated collection of manuals and guides from other organizations about working with communities. 

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