Trail U 686: Leave No Trace Awareness Workshop

Workshop Number: 
686

90 minutes

LEAVE NO TRACE AWARENESS COURSE – PRESENTED BY THE NEW YORK-NEW JERSEY TRAIL CONFERENCE

Participants will receive introductory training in the skills and ethics of Leave No Trace.

Workshop topics include the underlying concept of minimum impact recreation and the seven principles of Leave No Trace:

  • Plan Ahead and Prepare
  • Travel and Camp on Durable Surfaces
  • Dispose of Waste Properly
  • Leave What You Find
  • Minimize Campfire Impacts
  • Respect Wildlife
  • Be Considerate of Other Visitors

 

We will also present a little bit about what the New York-New Jersey Trail Conference is doing to help minimize impact in the Hudson Valley.

Workshop Date: 
Thursday, June 20, 2013 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Duration: 
90 Minutes
Venue: 
"Winter Hill"  Headquarters of the Hudson Highlands Land Trust
Location : 
Philipstown, NY
Workshop Fee: 
Free
Workshop Status: 
Open
# Registered: 
0
Maximum Attendees: 
25
Cut Off Date and Time: 
Wed, 06/19/2013 - 12:00
Level: 
Introductory
Membership Required?: 
No
Coordinator: 
Hank Osborn
Instructor: 
John Leigh
Need more information? Please contact: 
[email protected] or [email protected]

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