Editor’s Note: From the Archives calls attention to past MEAM articles whose perspectives and insight remain relevant.

Article highlights:

  • Getting the public to understand the “learning as we do it” philosophy
  • Collecting the right level of monitoring data to support the decisions you need to make
  • Practicing adaptive management amid resource limitations and multi-jurisdictional authorities
  • Balancing the change implied by adaptive management with the certainty implied by spatial planning
  • Building adaptive capacity may be more important than adaptive management

Read the article at https://meam.openchannels.org/news/meam/adaptive-management-what-does-it-look-practice.