Connect with W&W at the Land Trust Alliance Rally!

Planning to attend the Land Trust Alliance Rally in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania this year? There are multiple ways to connect with Wildlands and Woodlands while there. You can visit our exhibit table, attend a workshop, or join us for breakfast!

Our exhibit is located on the third floor of the David L. Lawrence Convention Center, across from room 318.


  • October 12, 10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. with Hallie Schwab - A06. Where Do We Go From Here? Mapping Your Landowner Engagement Strategy
  • October 12, 10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. with Spencer Meyer - A14. Conservation Finance 101: Where’s the Money?
  • October 12, 1:30 p.m.-3:00 p.m. with Hallie Schwab and Bill Labich - B19. Mini Collaborative Conservation Partnership Bootcamp

Breakfast:  October 13, 7:15 a.m.-8:45 a.m. with Academics for Land Protection in New England (ALPINE) and Spencer Meyer

Join the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, the Network for Landscape Conservation (NLC) and the Wildlands and Woodlands Initiative for breakfast presentations.

Bob Benedick and others from the NLC will lead a discussion of the NLC’s new report on large landscape conservation opportunities in the United States and beyond.

Spencer Meyer, Senior Conservationist at Highstead, will share insights about an emerging large landscape water fund project that will help protect the drinking water supply of the Greater Portland region of Maine as well as myriad other benefits to communities throughout the watershed. Learn more about the role that water funds can play across the United States and internationally to underwrite regional conservation initiatives.