How to Monitor Conservation Easements: Training Guide


Easily train volunteers to monitor conservation easements with this 30-page guide

  • How to read a conservation easement deed
  • Best practices for monitoring conservation easements
  • Important safety considerations
  • Sample volunteer monitoring form

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The How to Monitor Conservation Easements Training Guide includes information for workshop instructors and organizers and materials for volunteers. Below is a list of individual items in the training guide with a brief description and notes on their use.

Instructor MaterialsWhat's this?Notes

Instructor Notes

This guide will provide you with instructions on hosting and facilitating a How to Monitor Conservation Easements training for your organization/group's volunteersIncludes tips for planning, recruiting volunteers, implementation, and follow-up; also includes a draft agenda and list of supplies needed


Materials for VolunteersWhat's This?Notes
How to Monitor Conservation Easements: Volunteer HandbookA step-by-step guide to help volunteers monitor conservation easementsProvide this guide, along with the supplemental handouts below, to volunteers who are training to monitor conservation easements

Volunteer Conservation Easement Monitoring Form

A sample form to be used during conservation easement monitoringThis form can be used as-is or adapated as needed

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