- Dawn Jackson, Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS)
- Ken Morgan, Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW)
- Kris Randall, Arizona Partners for Fish and Wildlife (PFW)
The Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is one of the largest sources of public conservation and restoration funding for private lands in the United States. Dawn Jackson explains how NRCS programs can be leveraged to accomplish restoration work. Ken Morgan provide an example of how to think creatively about utilizing NRCS funds. Partners for Fish and Wildlife is another important source of funding for restoration work on private lands. Bill Noonan will explain how this program works in Colorado and Kris Randal explains how this program works in Arizona.