Sharing Points of View on Coastal Conservation: From California to Chile

On Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018, the seminar "How to Approach Coastal Conservation: The Case of California and the Possibilities of Chile Today", with experts who shared their experiences and visions.

The Network for Conservation Chile-California brings together researchers, managers, entities and foundations dedicated to ocean conservation and coastal territories, that have met since 2017 to share experiences on coastal edge management and conservation reserves. The first meeting was held in California, and continues with this meeting at the UC Extension Center in Santiago.

It is a panel to share experiences from the history of coastal border management in California in the last 40 years, in light of the challenges and actions of current Chile. Four experts participate:

Free-entry @ UC Extension Center, Red Room. From 4 to 6 pm.

Organized by: Network for Chile California Conservation
Along with: California Council of Land Trusts, Chile California Council, Fundación Cosmos, Fundación Mar Adentro, Fundación Punta de Lobos, Fundación Terram, Fundación Tierra Austral, Austral University of Chile.

Diego Tabilo, Executive Director of Fundación Tierra Austral, welcoming all attendees. Ralph Benson, Chile-California Exchange, gave an introduction before the panel discussion began. Sam Schuchat, Executive Director Ejecutivo of California State Coastal Conservancy. Charles Lester, researcher at Institute of Marine Sciences, UC Santa Cruz. David Tecklin, researcher at Universidad Austral de Chile and PEW Charitable Trusts. Matías Alcalde, Executive Director of Fundación Punta de Lobos. Peter Kennedy from the Kennedy Foundation, during the Q&A portion of the panel discussion. Ralph Benson from Chile - California Exchange, Madeline Hurtado from Fundación Mar Adentro and Peter Kennedy from Fundación Kennedy. Sam Schuchat, Madeline Hurtado, Peter Kennedy and other attendees. Sam Schuchat, the Fundación Rompientes Team - Luis Felipe Rodríguez and Juan Buttazzoni, with Carlos M. from Fundación Mar Adentro. Ralph Benson, Catherine Kenrick from Andino Juncal Park and Madeline Hurtado.