Sustaining Systems offers consultation services with practiced expertise in public lands stewardship. Mindy Block is the Principal Owner of Sustaining Systems. She has a M.S. Degree in Environmental Science and more than 20 years of conservation ecology and advocacy experience. She also founded Quality Parks, and is currently its President.
Public Lands Management - assessment of ongoing existing conditions to improve performance of policies, operations, and interagency collaboration and communication. I apply participant observation and human systems analysis to identify areas of need.
- Government Relations - project enabler within complex multiple jurisdictional and stakeholder environments, broad knowledge of ecological science, especially best management practices.
- Training Programs - empowerment of individual needs, curriculum development, will plan, coordinate, hire instructors, and supervise training workshops.
- Conservation Activities - invasive species management, project planning, tree planting, native plant nursery grower, content writer, advocate for public access and safety concerns.
- Fire & Emergency Management - have been trained as an incident responder. Interested in providing logistical or park management support during emergency situations.