Events

Speaking and Teaching Schedule


Story Clark speaks and leads workshops on conservation finance for land trusts, other land conservation organizations, and at conservation conferences. She also organizes Conservation Finance Boot Camps, which present the best thinking on conservation funding and financing mechanisms in intensive 2.5 to 5-day sessions.

MS. CLARK’S SCHEDULE IN 2013 IS VERY BUSY. HOWEVER SHE IS AVAILABLE FOR A SELECT NUMBER OF SHORT ENGAGEMENTS. TO INVITE MS. CLARK TO SPEAK at your local or regional event, please contact her at storyclark@​mac.com.

Upcoming Events


Rally 2013: The National Land Conservation Conference
  September 17-19, 2013
  New Orleans, LA
  For more information, go to the Land Trust Alliance

University of Utah: Story will be teaching a course this fall semester titled, "Conservation in a New Era" (HUM 6900-003)
  October - December, 2013

Recent Speaking Engagements


2013:

Yale Conservation Finance Camp 2013
  June 17-21, 2013
  New Haven, CT
  For more information, go to the Yale Center for Business and the Environment


2012:

The National Land Conservation Conference - Thank you to everyone who visited my booth to learn about my exciting new iPhone app, TravelStorysGPS!
  Salt Lake City, UT
  September 29 - October 2, 2012

Conservation Finance Boot Camp
  Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA
  January 30 - February 3, 2012

Environmental Humanities Graduate Program: Conservation In A New Era
  University of Utah School of Humanities, Salt Lake City, UT
  January - April, 2012

Conservation Finance Boot Camp
  Yale University, New Haven, CT
  June, 2012


2011:

Land Trust Alliance Rally - The National Land Conservation Conference
  Milwaukee, WI
  October 13-16, 2011
  For more information

Jefferson Land Trust
  Port Townsend, WA
  August 7-9, 2011

Sustaining Military Readiness Conference
  Nashville, TN
  July 25-29, 2011

Conservation Finance Boot Camp
  Yale University, New Haven, CT
  June 6 – 10, 2011

Land Trust Alliance of British Columbia Conference
  Plenary and full-day workshop on innovations in conservation finance
  Harbour Towers, Victoria, British Columbia
  April 1 - 3, 2011


2010:

Land Trust Alliance Rally - The National Land Conservation Conference
  Hartford, CT
  October 1-5, 2010
  For more information

Conservation Finance Boot Camp
  Yale University, New Haven, CT
  June 14-18, 2010

Western Conservation Finance Boot Camp
  Stanford University, CA
  February 1-5, 2010
  Presenting the best thinking on financing mechanisms available for the conservation community in the West.
  For more information.

Environmental Humanities Program: Conservation In A New Era
  University of Utah School of Humanities, Salt Lake City, UT
  January - April 2010
  For more information.

2009:

Land Trust Alliance Rally - National Land Conservation Conference
  Portland, Oregon
  October 11-14, 2009
  Story presented three workshops, including a daylong seminar on conservation finance and recession response strategies.
  For more information

Conservation Finance Camp
  Yale, New Haven, CT
  June 22-26, 2009

Duke University Public Lecture
  Nicholas School of the Environment, Duke University, Durham, NC
  March 20, 2009

Conservation Trust for North Carolina and Triangle Land Conservancy
  March 19, 2009

Conservation Capital in the Americas Conference
  Valdivia, Chile
  January 17-20, 2009
  For more information.

Finance Boot Camp
  Stanford University, CA
  2009

2008:

Yale University Conservation Finance Camp (June)
West Virginia Chesapeake Forest Conservation Summit (May)
Texas Statewide Land Trust Conference (Feb) www.texaslandtrustcouncil.org

2007:

Land Trust Alliance National Conference (Oct) For more information
Piedmont Environmental Council, Virginia (Sept)
D&R Greenway Land Trust Events (Sept)
Sherriff's Meadow Foundation (July) Keynote Speech at Sherriff's Meadow Foundation annual dinner

Ms. Clark discusses new funding & financial management tools for land conservation at D&R Greenway Land Trust public program. www.drgreenway.org

Selected Works

Nonfiction
A clear, well-written overview of the basics of conservation finance with useful insights and real stories that combine to create an invaluable and accessible guide for land trusts seeking to protect more land.
New Technology
An exciting new app that transforms any excursion into a multidimensional and entertaining learning experience, at the listener's own pace -- better than a tour guide!
Magazine Articles
Fundraising Wisdom in Saving Land, Winter 2009
In Conservation Biology, August 2011, co-written with Jeffrey C. Milder.
Online Articles
Several articles recently published on this new conservation finance web site.
Research
Upcoming Nonfiction

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