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ACJV Board Develops New Funding Mechanism

The ACJV Management Board has made a strong commitment toward moving the needle on conservation for coastal marsh birds and their habitat. To demonstrate this commitment, they have developed and approved the first ever ACJV funding instrument to support high-priority ACJV projects. This instrument allows JV staff to bring projects before the Board for funding [...]

By | 2017-11-15T12:32:59+00:00 November 15th, 2017|Habitat Restoration, Meetings & Events, Research|

News from the ACJV Spring Retreat

News from the Staff and Management Board The ACJV Management Board met for their annual Spring board retreat with one clear goal - to identify a suite of species that would become the collective focus of the ACJV partnership’s conservation efforts. With 16 states and territories - and habitats ranging from mangrove swamps to boreal [...]

By | 2017-07-27T13:41:57+00:00 June 1st, 2016|Meetings & Events, Uncategorized|

Saltmarsh Conservation Workshop

ACJV staff and Partners conducted a Saltmarsh Conservation Workshop, Sunday July 19 in Albany, New York in conjunction with the annual summer ACJV and Atlantic Flyway meetings. The intent of the workshop was to compile and assimilate information from throughout the Flyway regarding many facts of saltmarsh conservation efforts. The workshop provided summaries of more [...]

By | 2017-07-27T13:41:58+00:00 July 29th, 2015|Meetings & Events|

Long-time ACJV Management Board Memeber Wayne MacCallum Retires

Wayne MacCallum, Director of Massachusetts Division of Fisheries & Wildlife, retired in February. Wayne served on the ACJV Management Board since it's inception in 1988 and has been a strong advocate for the North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA). He served as chairperson of the NAWCA council, which has been responsible for millions of dollars [...]

By | 2017-07-27T13:41:59+00:00 March 30th, 2015|Meetings & Events|

Joint Northeast/Southeast Partners in Flight Meeting

The Joint Northeast/Southeast Partners in Flight conference was October 6-9 in Virginia Beach and provided a valuable forum for bird conservationists, managers, and researchers across the Eastern U.S. to gather in person, share information, and develop collaborative strategies for addressing high priority threats. The conference was attended by over 150 people, representing almost 60 different [...]

By | 2017-07-27T13:42:00+00:00 March 1st, 2015|Meetings & Events|