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Minimizing Your Impact on the Wilderness

Lecture no. 17 from the course: Outdoor Fundamentals: Everything You Need to Know to Stay Safe

Minimizing Your Impact on the Wilderness

Taught by Professor Elizabeth K. Andre | 26 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Hobby & Leisure Courses

Nothing spoils an outdoor adventure faster than stumbling onto a messy campsite or a vandalized forest. Minimizing your impact in the backcountry is part of an unwritten code of courtesy for enjoying the wild. Learn the major principles for being a good steward of the wilderness.