Natural Resources


Together, our region will value, protect and utilize our natural features and systems to provide access to open space and resiliency from natural disasters.

Committee Meetings

Natural Resource Committee meetings are held on the third Tuesday of every 3 months from 2:30-4 pm.

*NOTE: At this time, all Heartland 2050 Committee Meetings are scheduled to be held virtually throughout 2021.

Please email to join the committee and/or receive the calendar invite with virtual meeting link.


Resource Library

Committee Chairperson

  • Patrick Leahy

Working Groups

Volunteer Form

Use the form below to contact Heartland 2050 about volunteering for this working group.

Upcoming Meetings



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  • 9/1/19

    Local Foods Coordinating Council

    The coordinating council was created to support collaboration of entities engaged in local food systems work. The council will ensure alignment of goals and priorities in planning to assist policy makers and funders.