Natural Resource Agencies and Their Motivations to Partner: The Public Lands Partnership Model

@inproceedings{McCreary2012NaturalRA,
  title={Natural Resource Agencies and Their Motivations to Partner: The Public Lands Partnership Model},
  author={Allie McCreary and Erin Seekamp and Lee Karol Cerveny and Andrew David Carver},
  year={2012}
}
Public land management agencies, such as the USDA Forest Service (USFS), utilize partnerships to accomplish a variety of tasks and meet specific targets. However, public agency personnel invest considerable time and energy to develop and maintain partnerships. Research on partnering motivations typically focuses on volunteers, nonprofit organizations and corporations, leaving the motivations of public agency personnel relatively unknown. This paper presents findings from a multiple partnership… CONTINUE READING