stakeholder is a person or a group with an interest in the
success of an organization, project, or government action. Every group has interests that are unique to them, and every
stakeholder group has a right to be heard. Your
stakeholder group's “Point of View” statement should describe:
why you are important,
how the Bay’s
problems (or related problems) affect you,
how the possible
solutions affect you personally and maybe affect your
what solutions and
approaches your group would prefer.
should be crisp, concise, and persuasive. The optimum
length for a POV is from 250 to 600 words.
Think about these questions:
the solutions “cost” you in any demonstrable way?
What do you have to give up?
the solutions benefit you?
could be done that would make your group more willing to
could the solutions be structured so your group would
prosper as a result?
Could you be so harmed by the process
of fixing the Bay that
If the Bay is not
cleaned up, could you be so harmed that
you might disappear?