This course will introduce you to the topic of visitor use management in wilderness, explain why it is necessary, review the relevant authorities that exist through law and agency policy, and examine the challenges for management, including threats to the biophysical and social components of the wilderness resource.
This course integrates informational text, interactive practice activities, Learn More opportunities and supplemental reference materials. Following the course, you will take a brief assessment requiring you to demonstrate your understanding of key course concepts. Upon successful completion of the assessment you will be awarded an electronic certificate of completion.
This course is self-paced and integrates self-study allowing you flexibility in the time needed to complete the course. Within each course, you decide the order and progression you’d like to take, allowing you to revisit and review sections in greater depth as needed.
- Definition of Visitor Use Management
- Purpose of Wilderness
- Management of Wilderness
- Visitor Opportunities
- Process Review