Conservation Acquisition Board: CAB


CAB graphicThe CAB serves in an advisory capacity to the Arizona State Parks Board and:

  1. recommends appropriate grants from the Land Conservation Fund;
  2. solicits donations to the conservation donation account; and
  3. consults with entities such as private land trusts, state land lessees, and the State Land Department to identify conservation areas that are reclassified and are suitable for funding.

2014 Meeting Dates

Meeting dates subject to change with minimum 24 hours notice.

  • August 28, 2014

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2014 CAB Agendas & Minutes
Agenda Minutes
Agenda 08/28/14
(PDF Document 1.0 MB PDF)

Archive of previous years' agendas and minutes (Archive)

CAB Members

CAB Membership: Seven members appointed by the Governor to five-year terms, at least one of whom shall be experienced in soliciting money from private sources. One member must be: a state land lessee; qualified to manage private land for conservation purposes or income production; a member of the State Bar of Arizona and be experienced in private real estate law; a licensed real estate appraiser; experienced in marketing real estate; a representative of a conservation organization; and a representative of a public educational institution.

Chair: Christopher M. McNichol, Maricopa County, Member of the State Bar
John W. Graham, Maricopa County , Experience in Managing Large Holding of Private Land
Taber L. Anderson, Maricopa County, Experience in Real Estate
Jeffrey Daniel Swango, Pima County, Certified General Real Estate Appr
Stephen M. Brophy, State Land Lessee
Melinda M. Gulick, Conservation Org. Rep

Advisory Committee Coordinator: Dawn Collins (602) 542-7128

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