Advancing Collaboration in California

California Landscape Stewardship Network
January 2020
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This paper is a celebration of the many efforts the state has already undertaken to advance collaborative landscape stewardship. Innovative and forward-looking state efforts have inspired the California Landscape Stewardship Network (CA Network) to look ahead in partnership with the state, and explore ways we can work together to advance collaborative landscape scale approaches even further.

 

Cutting Green Tape Roundtable Meeting Notes

California Natural Resources Agency
January 2020
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Meeting Goals

  1. Introduce Cutting the Green Tape as one of Secretary Crowfoot’s four pillars and build shared vision for this effort.
  2. Establish approach to advance this vision, including broad process and timeline.
  3. Establish goals and conditions for collaboration that will result in transformational yet feasible recommendations by Earth Day to achieve permitting efficiencies and other improvements.

 

Cutting Green Tape: Roundtable Agenda

California Natural Resources Agency
January 2020
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January 6, 2020
10:00am-3:00pm
Putah Creek Lodge, Davis CA

Meeting Goals

  1. Introduce Cutting Green Tape as one of Secretary Crowfoot’s four pillars and build shared vision for this effort.
  2. Establish approach to advance this vision, including broad process and timeline.
  3. Establish goals and conditions for collaboration that will result in transformational yet feasible recommendations by Earth Day to achieve permitting efficiencies and other improvements.

 

Better, Stronger, Faster: Roll Out Meeting Notes

California Department Fish and Wildlife
December 2019
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Meeting notes, including summaries of speaker remarks and small group discussions, from the Better, Stronger, Faster roll-out at the UC Davis Mondavi Center on December 18, 2019.

 

Better, Stronger, Faster: Summary of Stakeholder Input and Proposed Next Steps

California Department Fish and Wildlife
December 2019
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Over the course of 2018-19, many of you approached the California Department Fish and Wildlife separately or in small groups to discuss improvements to our processes. The Department wants to share with you our thinking on reforms to help make our work “better, stronger, and faster.” We would like your feedback on improvements to our processes.

 

Cutting Green Tape: Focus Committee Meeting Agenda

California Natural Resources Agency
December 2019
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December 18, 2019
10:00am-12:30pm

Meeting Goals

  1. Share the vision for Cutting the Green Tape
  2. Determine shared approach for the initiative
  3. Establish process and confirm timeline

 

Better, Stronger, Faster: Roll Out Meeting Distribution Agenda

California Department Fish and Wildlife
December 2019
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December 18, 2019
12:30pm - 4:30pm

Meeting Goals

  1. Introduce the CDFW Better, Stronger, Faster Concept and Recommendations, including process and timeline, and link to advancing Secretary Crowfoot’s Cutting the Green Tape Initiative.
  2. Acknowledge the participation and contributions of all of the meeting participants in helping inspire and share the recommendations.
  3. Gain feedback, identify shared priorities, commitments and timeline for advancing the recommendations.
  4. Establish a process, approach, and conditions for collaboration that will result in achieving priorities.

 

Landscape-Scale Stewardship’s Ability to Achieve Policy Goals in “Recommendations to Protect California’s Parks, Public Lands and Waterways”

California Landscape Stewardship Network
January 2019
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A companion letter to the Resources Legacy Fund's policy recommendations to California Governor Gavin Newsom.

 

Parks, Public Lands and Waterways Policy Recommendations for California Governor Gavin Newsom

Resources Legacy Fund, Berkeley Institute for Parks, People & Biodiversity
January 2019
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This paper identifies priority actions that California Governor Gavin Newsom's Administration can take to protect our parks, public lands, and waterways for the enjoyment of current and future generations.

 

Capacity Building for Collaboration: Summary and Key Findings

California Landscape Stewardship Network
January 2019
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This document summarizes the key findings from a recently commissioned case study exploring barriers to and strategies for improving capacity for landscape-scale stewardship networks. This summary, prepared by the Steering Committee for the California Landscape Stewardship Network, includes direct excerpts from the case study as well as paraphrased findings.