Private landowner roundtable: Establishing a Conservation Ethic

Todd Fearer

Appalachian Mountains Joint Venture

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Adam Beh

Bird Conservancy of the Rockies

Adam Beh is the Stewardship Director at Bird Conservancy of the Rockies, a non-profit and non-governmental organization, which conserves birds and their habitats through an integrated approach of science, education and land stewardship. In this position, Adam provides leadership and strategic planning for a diverse and expansive bird conservation program that leverages public-private partnerships and Farm Bill funding mechanisms for realizing shared conservation and rural development goals. He supervises the work of private lands wildlife biologists with state and federal agencies and numerous other organizations in four western states (Colorado, Nebraska, Wyoming, South Dakota and Montana). Adam employs participatory action research in his work and is always searching for new and innovative ways to integrate local, traditional, and scientific knowledge in land use decision-making.

Ted Toombs

Environmental Defense Fund

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This facilitated roundtable discussion will center around what stewardship of private lands means from a landowner perspective. Potential topics to be discussed include the role of financial assistance in both facilitating... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Todd Fearer (Appalachian Mountains Joint Venture)
  2. Adam Beh (Bird Conservancy of the Rockies)
  3. Ted Toombs (Environmental Defense Fund)

Topic Area

Topics: Private Lands Conservation


M-2D » Conservation Behavior on Private Lands II: Realities of Implementation (13:00 - Monday, 18th September, Diamond East)

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