MBN 2019 Course Notebook
The Course Notebook is designed to provide support as you apply knowledge and skills gained in class.
Session 5: Cast a Wide Net - March 20 or 21
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM EST and 2:00 - 4:00 PM EST
The classroom will be open 20 minutes before the start of class. Managing by Network will begin promptly at the top of the hour.
Instructors: Liz Madison, Peter Williams, PhD, Kevin Connally, Regional HCP Coordinator, Region 5 Office, USFWS; and video instructor Karen Simms, Assistant Field Manager, Gila District, Tucson Field Office
WATCH Edwards Aquifer Habitat Conservation Plan, 14 mins and consider these questions for discussion in the webinar:
1. What strikes you as you listen to the stakeholders describe the Edwards Aquifer Recovery Implementation Program?
2. How would you describe their language?3. What feeling do they convey about the process and the results?
READ What’s the FACA? Blog
Community Collaboration and the Edwards Aquifer
A Closer Look at the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA)
Optional Resources to Explore
- The Edwards Aquifer Recovery Implementation Program: Community-Based Solutions with Kevin Connally, video/podcast 28 mins
- Kulana Noii_Community Based Research.pdf
- USFWS 1 Ground Successful Interactions.pdf
- USFS FACA Decision Tree.pdf
- Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) with Karen Simms video/podcast, 28 mins
On the Horizon:
Session 6: Reflect on the Journey - March 27 or 28
Instructors: Anne Desmarais, Liz Madison, and Managing by Network Alumni
Launching the 2019 Case Study Program
Peer to Peer Presentations: Alumni Case Studies
Alpha Group: Jeremiah Martinez, Supervisory Natural Resource Specialist, Recreation, Rio Grande National Forest, Conejos Peak Ranger District, USDA Forest Service, CO, Class of 2012
Beta Group: Leslie Wolff, Hydrologist, California Coastal Office, NOAA, CA, Class of 2016
Gamma Group: Brooke Burrows, Wildlife Refuge Specialist, Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge and Wetland Management District, USFWS, MN, Class of 2018
Delta Group: Debra-Ann Brabazon, Forest Fire Prevention Education Officer/Fire Information, Huron-Manistee National Forest, MN, USDA, Forest Service, Class of 2018
Partnership Check-Up: Assessing Partnership Health and Effectiveness
New to WebEx?
Plan to log in early to your next session.The classroom will open 20 minutes before the start of class.
Download Joining a Webinar 1-2-3-4 to help you get into the classroom.
Learn more about Navigating WebEx.
Course Notebook Materials listed with this arrow icon are recommended for self-study when you miss a webinar.
MBN 2019 Course Notebook
Presentations and Resources Think Like a Social Scientist.pdf Urban Myths and the Paperwork Reduction Act, Blog and FAQ PRA overview_2019.pdf Succession Planning for Partnerships, Blog Succession Planning_overview_2019.pdf Optional Homework: Human Dimensions EXPLORE:...
Presentations: Partnership Leverage Scenarios.pdf Leveraging Partnerships Discussion MBN.pdf Assess Your Partner Cultural Awareness.pdf Active Listening Practices.pdf Video Presentations: Partner Cultural Awareness with Liz Madison, 9 mins...
Presentations: 21 Partnership Success Factors Brian ONeill.pdf Take a Hike: Reflections on the 21 Partnership Success Factors.pdf Building Savvy and Resilience in your Partnership Network_MbN2019.pdf Video Assignments: Political Savvy with Liz Madison, 9...
Presentations: Rules of Engagement.pdf Virtual Campus Tour.pdf Managing by Network Course Overview.pdf Principles and Practices of Collaborative Leadership.pdf Video Assignments: Three Elements of Collaborative Leadership with, Liz Madison, 4 mins (podcast...
Presentations Joining a Webinar (PDF) Navigating the WebEx Classroom (PDF) Hosts: Anne Desmarais Liz Madison
Alpha/Wednesday and Gamma/Thursday meet at the following times:
Beta/Wednesday and Delta/Thursday meet at the following times:
While participants are assigned to a group day and time for class size and planning purposes, we expect schedule conflicts.
Participants may attend any one of the four webinars in any given week, as best suits their schedule.