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Director's Order #28 requires the protection and management of cultural resources in NPS custody through effective research, planning, and stewardship.
Published by: | Content Team: Cultural Landscapes, Cultural Resources Stewardship, NPS Career Fields, Programs

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As you’re preparing your Trades Alive video, here are some good tips and tricks to remember while filming. It’s easy to remember These videos are meant to be tutorials, and at the end, you want your audience to know and understand how to do the technique you’re using. So, make them easy to remember and
Published by: | Content Team: Cultural Resources Stewardship, NPS Career Fields, Programs, Historic Preservation, Facility Management and Operations, Historic Structures

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An introduction to creating videos for Trades Alive, an effort to generate a community approach to creating historic preservation trades tutorial videos.
Published by: | Content Team: Cultural Resources Stewardship, NPS Career Fields, Programs, Historic Preservation, Facility Management and Operations

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The word “steward” for the National Park Service (NPS) means a manager, administrator, or guardian who cares for the public parks, resources, values.
Published by: | Content Team: NPS Fundamentals, Programs

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The Association for Preservation Technology (APT) is a cross-disciplinary, membership association focused on conservation of the built environment.
Published by: | Content Team: Cultural Resources Stewardship, NPS Career Fields, Programs

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Learn how to identify whether an old fruit tree in your park is an heirloom variety or not.
Published by: | Content Team: Cultural Landscapes, Cultural Resources Stewardship, NPS Career Fields, Programs

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Learn more about the symptoms and treatment of fire blight, a common disease that affects plants in the rose family, including apples, pear, and peach.
Published by: | Content Team: Cultural Landscapes, Cultural Resources Stewardship, NPS Career Fields, Programs

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This course addresses monitoring goals and methods and weighing the costs associated with gathering precise and accurate data from monitoring efforts.
Content Team: Natural Resource Stewardship and Science, NPS Career Fields, Programs, Wilderness Stewardship, Visitor and Resource Protection
Delivery: Distance

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This course discusses the basis of lightscape resource management, including the threats and principles for management of night sky in wilderness.
Content Team: Natural Resource Stewardship and Science, NPS Career Fields, Programs, Wilderness Stewardship, Visitor and Resource Protection
Delivery: Distance

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This course presents guidelines and current policies managers can follow when managing threatened and endangered species in wilderness.
Content Team: Natural Resource Stewardship and Science, NPS Career Fields, Programs, Wilderness Stewardship, Visitor and Resource Protection
Delivery: Distance

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This course covers sounds versus noises in acoustical environments in wilderness and identifies threats and strategies for addressing soundscape management.
Content Team: Natural Resource Stewardship and Science, NPS Career Fields, Programs, Wilderness Stewardship, Visitor and Resource Protection
Delivery: Distance

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This course covers monitoring soil and water resources, management and mitigation and restoration of impacts on soil and water in wilderness.
Content Team: Natural Resource Stewardship and Science, NPS Career Fields, Programs, Wilderness Stewardship, Visitor and Resource Protection
Delivery: Distance

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The Wilderness Stewardship Building Blocks workshop will focus on compliance with the Wilderness Act, as well as the proposed Vision 2020 goal.
Published by: | Content Team: Visitor and Resource Protection, NPS Career Fields, Programs, Wilderness Stewardship

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Tree topping is a drastic pruning practice used to reduce the height of a tree. Learn steps to mitigate the effects of poor pruning or damage to the top of the tree.
Published by: | Content Team: Cultural Landscapes, Cultural Resources Stewardship, NPS Career Fields, Programs, Roads, Trails and Grounds, Facility Management and Operations

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The purpose of this course is to acquaint you with the contents of the Wilderness Act of 1964 and its application in managing a wilderness area.
Content Team: Natural Resource Stewardship and Science, NPS Career Fields, Programs, Wilderness Stewardship, Visitor and Resource Protection
Delivery: Distance

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This course explores the four most important principles of managing wilderness. The stories and case studies are based on real situations.
Content Team: Natural Resource Stewardship and Science, NPS Career Fields, Programs, Wilderness Stewardship, Visitor and Resource Protection
Delivery: Distance

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This course covers managing paleontological resources found in wilderness, including defining paleontological resources, stewardship, and law and policy.
Content Team: Natural Resource Stewardship and Science, NPS Career Fields, Programs, Wilderness Stewardship, Visitor and Resource Protection
Delivery: Distance

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This course provides an in-depth look at the inventory and monitoring process associated with paleontological resources in wilderness resources.
Content Team: Natural Resource Stewardship and Science, NPS Career Fields, Programs, Wilderness Stewardship, Visitor and Resource Protection
Delivery: Distance

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This course covers evaluating proposals for scientific activity in wilderness related to paleontological resources while preserving wilderness character.
Content Team: Natural Resource Stewardship and Science, NPS Career Fields, Programs, Wilderness Stewardship, Visitor and Resource Protection
Delivery: Distance

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This course explains the legal basis for managing air quality in wilderness and the various issues involved for management.
Content Team: Natural Resource Stewardship and Science, NPS Career Fields, Programs, Wilderness Stewardship, Visitor and Resource Protection
Delivery: Distance

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This course presents the legal foundation for managing natural resources in wilderness and addresses the myths and realities of wilderness management.
Content Team: Natural Resource Stewardship and Science, NPS Career Fields, Programs, Wilderness Stewardship, Visitor and Resource Protection
Delivery: Distance

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This course will discuss the qualities of wilderness character and the dilemmas in keeping wilderness natural yet untrammeled.After completing this course, you should be able to:Describe and differentiate the natural and untrammeled qualities of wilderness characterExplain the dilemma that might exist in trying to preserve these two qualities while managing resources in wildernessRecognize the influences on making management decisionsApply a 4-step process for making natural resource restoration decisions that optimized both the natural and untrammeled qualities of wilderness character
Content Team: Natural Resource Stewardship and Science, NPS Career Fields, Programs, Wilderness Stewardship, Visitor and Resource Protection
Delivery: Distance

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This course covers visitor use management in wilderness, explains why it is necessary, reviews the relevant authorities and examines management challenges.
Content Team: Natural Resource Stewardship and Science, NPS Career Fields, Programs, Wilderness Stewardship, Visitor and Resource Protection
Delivery: Distance

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This course covers factors that contribute to recreation impacts, and examines management strategies and tactics for solving visitor use impact problems.
Content Team: Natural Resource Stewardship and Science, NPS Career Fields, Programs, Wilderness Stewardship, Visitor and Resource Protection
Delivery: Distance