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November 2015

2014 National Wilderness Conference Proceedings

The long-awaited 2014 National Wilderness Conference proceedings is now available online and includes transcripts of all plenary presentations, track session abstracts, information about accompanying events, photographs and more.


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A student conducting invasive plant inventory using a GPS unit is a public wilderness information website formed in 1996 through a collaborative partnership between the Arthur Carhart National Wilderness Training Center and the Aldo Leopold Wilderness Research Institute--the federal government's wilderness training and research arms, respectively--and the College of Forestry and Conservation's Wilderness Institute at the University of Montana.

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