Skip to Main Content
The global wilderness seminar for government agencies: a meeting at the crossroads of wildlands stewardshipAuthor(s): Nancy Roeper; Peter Landres; Don Fisher
Source: International Journal of Wilderness 12(2): 45-46
Publication Series: Miscellaneous Publication
PDF: View PDF (100 B)
DescriptionTwo days before the 8th World Wilderness Congress began in Alaska, nearly 200 government wildlands managers from 17 countries met to share ideas about common challenges and to explore ways to improve wildland stewardship globally. The goal for this Global Wilderness Seminar for Government Agencies was to lay the foundation for an operating peer network of government professionals committed to fostering best management practices in wilderness and other wildlands. The seminar, hosted by the Wilderness Policy Council (the group of U.S. federal government policy level representatives from the wilderness management and research agencies) was designed to encourage discussion among the participants with a oneday field trip, presentations from a diversity of countries over a range of topics, and small-group discussions aimed at developing ways to improve global communication about wildland stewardship.
- You may send email to firstname.lastname@example.org to request a hard copy of this publication.
- (Please specify exactly which publication you are requesting and your mailing address.)
- We recommend that you also print this page and attach it to the printout of the article, to retain the full citation information.
- This article was written and prepared by U.S. Government employees on official time, and is therefore in the public domain.
CitationRoeper, Nancy; Landres, Peter; Fisher, Don. 2006. The global wilderness seminar for government agencies: a meeting at the crossroads of wildlands stewardship. International Journal of Wilderness 12(2): 45-46
Keywordswilderness, stewardship, government agencies, management
- Monitoring selected conditions related to wilderness character: a national framework
- Proceedings of the second international symposium on fire economics, planning, and policy: a global view
- Keeping it wild 2: An updated interagency strategy to monitor trends in wilderness character across the National Wilderness Preservation System
XML: View XML