Conservation Finance Boot Camp (Virtual Series) by Conservation Finance Network

Presented by CFN in partnership with the Yale Center for Business and the Environment, the 2020 Boot Camp Webinar Short Course explores the latest trends and strategies in funding and financing being put to work for land and resource conservation, restoration, and stewardship. With an emphasis on hands-on tools and lessons from relevant case studies, presenters review innovative and overlooked opportunities in conservation finance in this 4-part video series:  https://www.conservationfinancenetwork.org/boot-camp-webinar-short-course


Session 1: The Evolution of Conservation Funding & Financing

Watch now: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3FgMImW-ln0&feature=youtu.be
Moderator: Allegra Wrocklage, The Conservation Finance Network
Presenters: Brad Gentry, Yale School of Forestry; Peter Stein, The Lyme Timber Company; Leigh Whelpton, The Conservation Finance Network


Session 2: Principles of Finance

Watch now: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mhYzvNUJMik&feature=youtu.be
Moderator: Allegra Wrocklage, The Conservation Finance Network
Presenter: David Hoffer, The Lyme Timber Company


Session 3: Conservation Finance Opportunities with Public and Philanthropic Capital

Watch now: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bb-Lr4HM8ao&feature=youtu.be
Moderator: Leigh Whelpton, The Conservation Finance Network
PanelistsWill Abberger, The Trust for Public Land; Margaret Bowman, Spring Point Partners; Mark Heller, Colorado Educational & Cultural Facilities Authority; Peter Howell, Open Space Institute; Alison Souders, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency


Session 4: Conservation Finance Opportunities with Private Capital

Watch now: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dd_4TejkcTg&feature=youtu.be
Moderator: Allegra Wrocklage, The Conservation Finance Network
Panelists: Keith Bisson, CEI; Katherine Birnie, Ecosystem Investment Partners; Dylan Jenkins, Finite Carbon; Mark Lambert, Quantified Ventures; Jacob Israelow, Dirt Capital Partners