Current Activities of Cal-Pac SRM and other Professional Societies
Agricultural Land Acquisitions Academic Coordinator II (2 positions, Fresno and Riverside Counties)
The University of California, Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources, is seeking (2) Academic Coordinators who will support the mission of the Sustainable Agricultural Land Conservation Program (SALC) alongside the Strategic Growth Council (SGC) and the Department of Conservation (DOC) by providing local and regional planning agencies, land trusts, non-profits, landowners, and other key stakeholders with input on critical land use issues, strategies, and opportunities. They will actively engage partners and provide technical expertise to support the development of SALC acquisitions and plans, and will enhance the capacity of underserved communities to apply to SALC.
The Academic Coordinator will work in conjunction with SGC-funded technical assistance programs to identify opportunities to leverage existing resources to promote infill development, conserve agricultural land, and practice climate smart agricultural methods. Their work will inform sound land conservation planning and conservation strategy implementation that simultaneously protect productive agricultural land and biodiversity while laying a solid foundation for ecosystem and food management in the future.
EDUCATION: A minimum of a Master's degree in Planning, Geography, Environmental Science or related field is required at the time of appointment.
Salary: The beginning salary will be in the Academic Coordinator II series and commensurate with applicable experience and professional qualifications. For information regarding the Academic Coordinator series salary scales, please refer to: https://www.ucop.edu/academic-personnel-programs/_files/1920/1920-adj-scales/t36-ii.pdf
For full position vacancy announcements and detailed application procedures, please visit our jobs website http://ucanr.edu/Jobs. To assure full consideration, application packets should be submitted by January 22, 2021 to: https://recruit.ucanr.edu/ and choose “applicants” (refer to position #20-13 -Fresno location or position #20-14 -Riverside location).
Assistant Professor - Plant Ecology of Changing Ecosystems - Environmental Science, Policy, and Management
The Department of Environmental Science, Policy, and Management at the University of California, Berkeley seeks applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor faculty position, in the broadly defined areas of Plant Ecology with an expected start date of July 01, 2021.
For more information about the position, including required qualifications and application materials, go to https://aprecruit.berkeley.edu/JPF02683. The deadline to apply is December 22, 2020.
UC Berkeley is an AA/EEO employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, or protected veteran status.
CAL-PAC FALL MEETING 2020 VIRTUAL CAMPFIRE
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 4TH, 2020 1-4PM
‘Reading, ‘Riting, ‘Ranching Rithmetic: How to make conservation and economics work together on rangelands.
Click here for video of the 2020 Virtual Fall Campfire (password: *m8DHhD4)
2020 video, Virtual Spring Meeting (password: 6J!s^%z$)
2019 Excellence in Range Management Award Ned Wood of Wood Livestock LLC
Cal-Pac and Central Coast Rangeland Coalition 2019 Fall Meeting: Diversification on the Range