Latest On The Conservation Gateway

A well-managed and operational Conservation Gateway is in our future! Marketing, Conservation, and Science have partnered on a plan to rebuild the Gateway into the organization’s enterprise content management system (AEM), with a planned launch of a minimal viable product in late 2024. If you’re interested in learning more about the project, reach out to for more info!

How do we define fCLC? Check out our "What is Freshwater CLC" document to learn more.

Where is the Conservancy engaged in fCLC? A recent survey of TNC's recent and current fCLC projects shows that TNC is engaging more than 147 different IPLC groups from at least 14 countries and 5 continents to implement 50+ projects across the globe. Learn more about this inventory work

We adapted the IPLC team's Voice, Choice, and Action framework to speak to freshwater resources. Check out this summary of the Freshwater Practitioner's Guide to the VCA

Identifying and summarizing available documentary evidence on community-based approaches to freshwater conservation. The primary framing question for this project is: Under what conditions and to what extent can freshwater CLC programs beneficially effect both environmental and health and well-being outcomes?