Development by Design

Development by Design

The Nature Conservancy’s Development by Design promotes a proactive approach to help guide sustainable development decision-making by looking beyond individual project locations to identify the cumulative impacts of development on natural areas across the landscape...Read More »
Hi-Res coral reef mapping!

Hi-Res coral reef mapping!

The Nature Conservancy in the Caribbean, Carnegie Institution for Science and Planet launched a groundbreaking initiative to create the first-ever high-resolution map of the shallow waters of the entire Caribbean Basin. Groundbreaking photos of this innovative mission...Read More »
Long Island Sound Blue Plan!

Long Island Sound Blue Plan!

The first draft of the Long Island Sound Inventory of Natural Resources and Human Uses for the Long Island Sound Blue Plan was completed in March 2018. This is a nearly 300- page body of work discussing and referencing data and map products pertaining to LIS, and...Read More »
MSP@TNC in Indonesia!

MSP@TNC in Indonesia!

TNC is partnering with Institut Teknologi Bandung and the Spatial Planning Directorate of Indonesia’s Ministry of Marine Affairs to inform the government engagement process in Lesser Sunda. TNC and partners are also supporting the Savu Sea Marine Protected Area...Read More »
New look for marine planning website!

New look for marine planning website!

We are excited to announce a re-launch of marineplanning.org! We’ve designed a cleaner, more user-friendly interface, updated project information, and additional resources. While we have been hard at work generating content for this site, we still have a few...Read More »