REI Tucson - Tucson, AZ

Event type: 
Awareness Workshops
Date: 
Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 6:30pm
Event Street Address: 
REI Tucson 160 W. Wetmore Road
Tucson
Arizona
85705
Description: 

The Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics, a national organization that teaches children and adults how to enjoy the outdoors responsibly, is bringing our award-winning Traveling Trainer program to Tucson REI on November 7th.  We are excited to conduct a program for you!

The Leave No Trace Traveling Trainers provide engaging, interactive hands-on educational workshops designed to teach children and adults about reducing our environmental impacts when recreating in the outdoors, as well as sharing Leave No Trace in our communities. By practicing Leave No Trace, we can preserve and protect our natural world and the places where we play. Learn more about Leave No Trace and the Traveling Trainers.

 

A sampling of what you will learn:

  • Tips & tricks to minimize your impacts when you’re in the great outdoors
  • The best methods to interact with wildlife responsibly
  • Age-appropriate interactive games to learn the Leave No Trace principles
  • Develop a sense of environmental stewardship in your children
  • Practicing Leave No Trace when camping, biking, fishing, playing in your local park and more
  • Quick tips to use and share Leave No Trace at home, at work and in your community

 

This event is free and open to the public!

Host Contact Name: 
Niall Murphy
Host Email: