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Interagency Wilderness Interpretation & Education Training: Action Planning for the 50th Anniversary and Beyond

Dates: Monday March 18, 2013-Thursday March 21, 2013

Location: St. Marks, FL

Lead Trainer: Steve Archibald

Target Audience: Interpreters, public-affairs staff, communication specialists, wilderness managers, and non-agency partners and stakeholders.

Cost: None

Description: This course will help participants: Strengthen knowledge about the values and benefits of wilderness in a changing world within and outside participants' agency; Identify internal and external wilderness interpretation, education, and communication issues within and outside participants' specialty areas and agencies; Develop action plans to address wilderness interpretation, education, and communication issues using a process that capitalizes on the diverse and collective skill sets that participants bring; Position to advance their unit objectives by becoming part of the 50th anniversary celebration of the Wilderness Act; Inspire, equip, and motivate to provide wilderness interpretation, communication, and education to a variety of internal and external audiences to raise the next generation of wilderness stewards.

Enrollment: For Department of Interior employees and DOI Learn please click on the following link, log in, and submit a request to attend this course. Once approved by your supervisor, log back in to this link and enroll in the Interagency Wilderness Interpretation & Education Workshop.

For Department of Agriculture employees and AgLearn please click on the following link, log in, and search the course catalog using the keywords "wilderness education" Select the "Carhart Interagency Wilderness Interpretation & Education" workshop and register.

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