The Open Space Council Blog


Live blogging from the Almost Spring Gathering

March 19, 2015


We’re blogging live from today’s Almost Spring Gathering at the David Brower Center in downtown Berkeley. Today we’re in conversation with five funders about the four p’s. Never heard about the four p’s? They are:

Today’s panelists bring a diverse set of perspectives about land conservation. They are involved somehow in protecting the land from unfettered development, stewarding and working the land, and connecting people to the land. This could be urban parks or big wide open spaces. It could mean improving health outcomes by increasing access to parks, or taking kids into nature. Land conservation in the Bay Area comes in many shapes and forms, and today’s panelists represent several important aspects of this work. The panelists are:

We’re going to live-blog during the Gathering as well as tweet with #OSC319. Scroll through the proceedings, share a comment, and forward to your network.



Please note that we’re using a new system today to live-blog called 24LiveBlog. It might take a second to load. What you can do is scroll through the Gathering, see who said what, who tweeted what, and see pictures.
Ready? Here we go!