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February 12, 2021

New Miradi Share Features Enable Partial Editing of Diagrams Online

Our partner, Foundations of Success (FOS), recently unveiled user-focused updates to their Miradi Share Conservation Software, which Sitka is proud to have developed. Together with FOS, we give all types of organizations, from small teams to large NGOs, the necessary tools to meet conservation goals more efficiently. Currently, project teams use the classic Miradi Share Desktop application to develop adaptive management plans. Organizations then make use of the online Miradi Share platform to facilitate collaboration for multi-stakeholder projects. We are now moving many of the Desktop features online to Miradi Share. More

January 8, 2021

Our Commitment to Making Tech More Inclusive

No one could have predicted how last year would turn out. The COVID-19 pandemic has greatly impacted how many businesses function, and while some of these changes are only temporary, like remote-only workplaces, other aspects will remain different from here on out. It is impossible to separate the link between the shutdown-spurred economic fallout and increased presence of racial justice movements. COVID-19 has disproportionately affected communities of color, making it imperative that businesses and organizations adopt more inclusive practices. More

December 31, 2020

Responding to Climate Change with a Design Thinking Mindset

A project that aids Colombian onion farmers struggling with lackluster harvests took center stage in November when the Stanford Social Innovation Review published “Using Design Thinking to Tackle Climate Change When ‘What You Know No Longer Works’” by Sarah Stein Greenburg and Dr. Madhuri Karak. As hinted at in the title of the piece, Stein Greenburg and Karak set out to address “ambiguity problems,” or issues that can no longer be solved by traditional, time-honored methods. More

October 15, 2020

Announcing the Launch of the First Open-Source Water Accounting and Trading Platform

For the past year and a half, Sitka and the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) have been working with water managers and landowners in the Rosedale-Rio Bravo Water Storage District (Rosedale) to create the first open-source water accounting and trading platform in California’s Central Valley. From the start, the project team envisioned a platform that can be expanded to water districts across California and throughout the country. More

October 7, 2020

Attend Our Upcoming Stormwater Tools Webcast to Stay in the Know

With our partners Orange County Public Works and Geosyntec Consultants, we are presenting a webinar featuring our open-source, cloud-based platform: OC Stormwater Tools. Creating this tool was a collaborative effort, and we are excited to take a deeper dive into the system and explain in better detail what aspects make Stormwater Tools so invaluable to Orange County and other jurisdictions. More

October 6, 2020

Join Us in Celebration of Oregon Rivers with WaterWatch

As events shift to online formats, WaterWatch of Oregon was forced to reimagine its annual celebration in a new and exciting way. On October 24th at 5:30pm Pacific, there will be a virtual event featuring speakers, videos, a live auction, and more. Because we reckon clean waterways are something you enjoy, we thought we’d extend the invite to you! More