Ecotrust’s mission is to inspire fresh thinking that creates economic opportunity, social equity and environmental well-being.
These tools for social learning illuminate and integrate the human dimensions of ecosystem management. We seek to: build transparency and data parity into ecosystem management, advance a common understanding of best management practices, connect markets for regional and sustainable products, and facilitate inquiry into social-ecological relationships.
Marine Spatial Planning
This toolkit won a 2008 Mellon Award for Technology Collaboration.
Agro-Ecological Zone Analysis (below)
This toolkit provides the basis for the My Local Foodshed scenario planning game (currently seeking funding).