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A longtime nonprofit partner supported by rei, the leave no trace center for outdoor ethics conducts service projects and educational programs worldwide. The seven principles of leave no trace provide an easily understood framework of minimum impact practices for anyone visiting the outdoors. The principles have been adapted so they can be applied in your backyard or your backcountry. One poorly located campsite or campfire may have little significance, but thousands of such instances seriously degrade the outdoor experience for all. Leave no trace for every kid leave no trace center for. Leave no trace principles for kids word search s x s a w d m l f x c o d a b r f w e n x q e q b x l i w z o l i i l d p a n a d q k o m t r k r s p i v h s a r t n j. If kayaking within the boundaries of a federal or provincial park, check the relevant website for this information. Please only post on property that you own and do not post flyers on public land. Leave no trace our work leave no trace for every kid. Reference cards explain the leave no trace seven principles.
The initiative is shaped and inspired by the rich diversity of young people and their communities that have found joy, discovery and learning through the outdoors. The principles of art and design are balance, contrast, emphasis, movement, pattern, rhythm, and unityvariety. Land managers at several sites have worked closely with the leave no trace center for outdoor ethics to. This program is for individuals interested in developing and strengthening their personal outdoor ethic through discussions and activities with fellow participants and instructors. Leave no trace principles for horsemen back country. Bsa leave no trace trainer course resources outdoor. The list of resources below are the key training course definition documents of the leave no trace center for outdoor ethics and the bsas outdoor ethics subcommittee, and the compiled list of resource items referenced by those documents. The 7 principles leave no trace center for outdoor ethics. The leave no trace educators kit environment yukon. They provide guidance to enjoy our natural world in a sustainable way that avoids humancreated impacts. Plan ahead and prepare know the regulations and identify the lnt practices appropriate for your area. Plan ahead and prepare proper trip planning and preparation helps hikers and.
The principles of leave no trace boy scouts of america. Leave no trace for every kid is a program that helps young people learn how responsible actions can help protect the outdoors. Its on your to protect this fantastic experience for generations to come. Work on documents anywhere using the acrobat reader mobile app. You can convert any document or image to a pdf file doc to pdf and jpg to pdf. The leave no trace seven principles the leave no trace seven principles are the bedrock of the leave no trace program. Leave no trace leave what you find, take only photos and memories. Each of us plays a vital role in protecting our national parks.
The use of these principles can help determine whether a painting is successful, and whether or not the painting is finished. A comprehensive document detailing the scientific resources and research behind the leave no trace principles and activities. When you stay at a friends house, you wouldnt trample the flowers, chop down trees, put soap in the drinking water or write your name on the wall. Based on research it is possible to formulate several id principles and then develop a number of guidelines for the design of effective and efficient information sets. Its principles are guidelines to follow at all times. Leave no trace ireland provides research, education and outreach so every person who ventures outside can protect and enjoy the outdoors responsibly. We can do this by being aware of how were interacting with the environment and making conscious decisions that serve to lessen our impact on nature.
Leave no trace for frontcountry leave no trace resources. The principles of leave no trace the bsa is committed to leave no trace, is a nationally recognized outdoor skills and ethics awareness program. Lnt practices in marine environments are different from practices in the desert. Although leave no trace has its roots in backcountry settings, the principles have been adapted so that they can be applied anywhere from remote wilderness areas, to local parks and even in your own backyard. The twoday trainer course is designed to provide an introduction to leave no trace and its principles. Leave no trace concepts can be applied anywherein remote wilderness, city parks, even in our own backyardsand in any recreational endeavor. Leave no trace canada is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting and inspiring responsible outdoor recreation through education, research and partnerships. Backcountry exploration program leave no trace principles more individuals and groups are seeking out the beauty of backcountry environments. Back country horsemen of oregon volunteers spend thousands hours each year working to maintain trails on our public lands, and meeting with state and federal land mangers to ensure equestrian access is maintained. With acrobat reader dc, you can do more than just open and view pdf files. Introduce the leave no trace outdoor ethics program enhance environmental awareness through participation in an activity of the rei leave no trace peak promoting environmental awareness in kids. Participants will be able to list at least four of the seven principles and one way to follow each of them. The centers best practices are embodied in the leave no trace seven principles 1999 by the leave no trace center for outdoor ethics.
This may be through a simple day trip, hut trip, or multiday expedition. Know the regulations and special concerns for the area youll visit. Allow small trees and flowers to grow by not stepping on them. Ce principles of outdoor ethics e s 0 ctivity in t. The leave no trace seven principles national park trust. At the heart of lnt are seven principles for reducing the damage caused by outdoor activities, particularly nonmotorized recreation. Pdf visitors views of leave no trace principles across. Leave no trace principles and practices extend com.
As of today we have 78,789,783 ebooks for you to download for free. Leave no trace builds awareness, appreciation and respect for our wildlands. Teach participants leave no trace principles by showing them a firsthand example of a highimpact campsite. Prepare for extreme weather, hazards, and emergencies. Know the type of terrain and possible weather conditions you might encounter. To take the lead role in addressing and mitigating recreational impacts on canadas. The principles have been adapted to they can be applied in your backyard or your backcountry. Introduction to leave no trace principles methodology materials introduction explain that leave no trace is a set of seven principles to help people make good decisions about protecting the special places they visit in the outdoors. The principles of leave no trace might seem unimportant until you consider the combined effects of millions of outdoor visitors. The core seven principles of leave no trace are ed and have been reprinted with permission from our partner.
Know before you go pack what you might need, and learn about where you are going. In general, the idea of leave no trace is to sustain the environment for generations to come. Leave no trace is a nationwide and international program designed to assist visitors. The leave no trace frontcountry program has been developed in cooperation with land managers has experienced significant growth over the past few years. Pdf lite is a free and open source pdf viewer and pdf printer. Leave no trace program the mission of the leave no trace program is to develop a nationally recognized minimumimpact backcountry educational system which educates wildland user groups, federal agencies and the public through training and effective written and video materials. By shopping on leave no trace youre not only supporting our mission, but youre supporting our planet. This paper lists and discusses a variety of approaches for presenting. Travel and camp on durable surfaces learn when to hike together and when to spread out across the tundra.
Department of the interior hot springs national park. The leave no trace educators kit this package is designed as an aid to instructing students in leave no trace techniques. Visitors views of leave no trace principles across a national park, a national forest and three state parks. The leave no trace principles of outdoor ethics form the framework of leave no traces message. As we spend time outdoors, in the natural world and in wilderness, its important to be conscious of the effects our actions may have on plants, animals, other people, and even entire ecosystems. Whatever the purpose, the environment requires special minimum impact considerations. The leave no trace center for outdoor ethics is a national organization that protects the outdoors by teaching and inspiring people to enjoy it responsibly.35 719 835 173 72 1261 872 303 363 736 644 1301 667 1440 1258 379 1346 522 384 594 1441 175 653 1078 75 1330 1250 334 579 377 840 1439 233 918 903 633 668 316 981