In this video, Anne Walton, Program Director for the International MPA Capacity Building Program at NOAA, talks about needs assessments for marine protected area planning processes.
The "Voices in Ocean Planning: Lessons from Leaders" video series, produced by OpenChannels and PacMARA, offers wisdom and guidance on ocean management from experienced professionals in our field. Advice on creating strong management plans in the face of budget uncertainties, engaging stakeholders in the planning process, enhancing communication skills within planning bodies, and more tips and insights are provided in this series.
More voices will be added regularly over time. Be sure to follow @OpenChannelsOrg for updates or bookmark this page to learn from additional leaders in the future.