Session 2: Pre-Session Microlearning
Session 2 Homework: Share Your Own Situation Map
★ First, choose a protected area you’re working on.
★ List out and address the Five Considerations:
|Situation maps vary in complexity and detail, but the key components are:||They may also include:|
|★ The focal scale and the central issue(s)|
★ The parties and stakeholders involved
★ The key relationships pertaining to the environment
|★ Unique social or cultural considerations|
★ Procedures or behaviors
★ Party orientations of the various actors
★ What resources are available
★ The flow of power and influence
★ Draw the elements and relationships or interdependencies between them. This can be done with a piece of paper and pen/pencil. You might try a few drafts before finding a map that best represents your understanding of the situation. Click here, to view a video of Keith Bosak drawing a situation map in real time.
★ Take a picture of the map with your cell phone and upload it to this forum as a new topic, along with a brief explanation of how you developed your map. Remember to check back in and comment on 1-2 of the other situation maps!
Remember to click, “Mark Complete” at the bottom to register and prepare for the Session 2 live event!