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In today’s financial environment PARTNERING is an essential tool that allows the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to effectively manage recreation and environmental resources. In order to successfully meet our recreation and stewardship missions, and to foster shared values, vision, and a sense of ownership it is imperative that we work together with state governments, Native American tribes, private/public organizations, local communities, and other partners to maintain or advance programs from wildlife protection and habitat improvement to recreational facility enhancements.

Partnering helps to pool scarce resources, to promote coordinated, focused, and consistent mutual efforts to resolve common problems and missions, and to avoid unnecessary duplication of effort. The NRM Program has embraced this reality and is committed to fully exploring the potential development of new public-private partnerships to leverage limited appropriated funds and human resources.

This page will help you determine the right tools for your partnerships, find the right training to expand your knowledge, and learn from the successful efforts of your peers. You will find answers to longstanding questions and discover how to effectively utilize important partners such as the Corps of Engineers Natural Resources Education Foundation. The bottom line: partnering is smart business.

Start here: Partnership Agreement Decision Tool

Partnership Types: Which is right for you?
Blue Ball Challenge Cost Sharing Cooperative Management Program Blue Ball Economy Act Agreements
Blue Ball Challenge Partnerships Program Blue Ball Handshake Partnerships Program
Blue Ball Contributions Program Blue Ball Memoranda of Understanding/Agreement (MOU/MOA)
Blue Ball Cooperating Associations Program Blue Ball Cooperative Agreements
Blue Ball Volunteer Program
How To:
Blue Ball Corps Photo Album for Partnerships
Blue Ball News / Current Issues Blue Ball Division & District POCs  Corps Castle
Blue Ball Partnership Advisory Committee Blue Ball FAQs
Blue Ball Partnerships in NRM Assessment/OMBIL Blue Ball Good Enough to Share
Blue Ball Policy & Procedures Blue Ball Grants/Alternative Funding Sources
Blue Ball Training Blue Ball NRM Partnership Agreement Signature/Approval Levels
Blue Ball USACE NRM Partnership Agreements - Flow of Money/Contributions
Partner Information:
Blue Ball Corps Lakes Gateway Partnerships Webpage Blue Ball FY 21 Partnerships and Volunteer Fact Sheet  Corps Castle
Blue Ball Health/Medical Community Partnerships Blue Ball Partnership Outreach Sheet
Blue Ball Military Partnerships Blue Ball Partnership Success Stories
Blue Ball National Partners Blue Ball Partnership/Volunteer Program Newsletter
Blue Ball Partnering with the Corps video Blue Ball School/University Partnerships
Blue Ball Partnership and Volunteer Awards Blue Ball Special Events with Partners
Blue Ball Water Safety Partnerships

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