PGCLC Annual Conference

September 27, 2017 @ 8:07 pm – September 29, 2017 @ 9:07 pm America/Chicago Timezone
Holiday Inn Resort, Pensacola Beach
14 Via De Luna Dr
Pensacola Beach, FL 32561

  Get connected to the people, information, and resources
that you need to protect important coastal lands.
Visit our website to see the full agenda and to register.
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Plenary Speakers

Wendy Jackson
Land Trust Alliance
Eric Eckl
Water Words that Work

 James Tillman

USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service

Noah Valenstein

Florida Department of Environmental Protection 

Ben Scaggs

Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council

Mike Sharp

Tanner Johnson

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation’s

Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund
Kevin Reynolds

Deepwater Horizon Natural Resources

Damage Assessment


  • Communications Strategies for Building Public Support for Land Conservation
  • Best Practices for Effective Advocacy
  • Roundtable with USDA NRCS State Conservationists
  • Land Transactions with Public Funds and Conservation Finance 
  • Not All Who Wander are Lost: the Upside of Organizational Transitions
  • Achieving Landscape Scale Conservation in a Patchwork Landscape
  • Federal Grant Programs for Land Conservation
  • Strategic Land Conservation: Integrating Flood Risk and Climate Change
  • Best Practices in Coastal Land Stewardship
  • Working Together for Big Results: Achieving Landscape Scale Conservation in Coastal Texas