Logo
Unionpedia
Communication
Get it on Google Play
New! Download Unionpedia on your Android™ device!
Free
Faster access than browser!
 

Leave No Trace

Index Leave No Trace

Leave No Trace is a set of outdoor ethics promoting conservation in the outdoors. [1]

42 relations: American Camp Association, Boy Scouts of America, Bureau of Land Management, Campfire, Clean climbing, Conservation (ethic), Conservation movement, Consumerism, Energy consumption, Environmental ethics, Environmental issue, Erosion, Ethics, High Uintas Wilderness, Impacts of tourism, Leave the gate as you found it, Mountain biking, National Geographic, National Outdoor Leadership School, National Park Service, New Mexico, Outdoor recreation, Philmont Scout Ranch, Recreation, Recreation ecology, REI, Sierra Club, Smokey Bear, Soil, The Country Code, Trail ethics, Tread Lightly!, United States Army Corps of Engineers, United States Fish and Wildlife Service, United States Forest Service, Waste management, Wastewater, Wilderness, Wildlife, Woodcraft, Woodsy Owl, 501(c)(3) organization.

American Camp Association

The American Camp Association (ACA), formerly known as the American Camping Association, is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that serves the United States.

New!!: Leave No Trace and American Camp Association · See more »

Boy Scouts of America

The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) is one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States of America and one of the largest youth organizations in the United States, with more than 2.4 million youth participants and nearly one million adult volunteers.

New!!: Leave No Trace and Boy Scouts of America · See more »

Bureau of Land Management

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is an agency within the United States Department of the Interior that administers more than of public lands in the United States which constitutes one-eighth of the landmass of the country.

New!!: Leave No Trace and Bureau of Land Management · See more »

Campfire

A campfire is a fire at a campsite that provides light and warmth, and heat for cooking.

New!!: Leave No Trace and Campfire · See more »

Clean climbing

Clean climbing is rock climbing techniques and equipment which climbers use in order to avoid damage to the rock.

New!!: Leave No Trace and Clean climbing · See more »

Conservation (ethic)

Conservation is an ethic of resource use, allocation, and protection.

New!!: Leave No Trace and Conservation (ethic) · See more »

Conservation movement

The conservation movement, also known as nature conservation, is a political, environmental, and social movement that seeks to protect natural resources including animal and plant species as well as their habitat for the future.

New!!: Leave No Trace and Conservation movement · See more »

Consumerism

Consumerism is a social and economic order and ideology that encourages the acquisition of goods and services in ever-increasing amounts.

New!!: Leave No Trace and Consumerism · See more »

Energy consumption

Energy consumption is the amount of energy or power used.

New!!: Leave No Trace and Energy consumption · See more »

Environmental ethics

Environmental ethics is the part of environmental philosophy which considers extending the traditional boundaries of ethics from solely including humans to including the non-human world.

New!!: Leave No Trace and Environmental ethics · See more »

Environmental issue

Environmental issues are harmful effects of human activity on the biophysical environment.

New!!: Leave No Trace and Environmental issue · See more »

Erosion

In earth science, erosion is the action of surface processes (such as water flow or wind) that remove soil, rock, or dissolved material from one location on the Earth's crust, and then transport it to another location (not to be confused with weathering which involves no movement).

New!!: Leave No Trace and Erosion · See more »

Ethics

Ethics or moral philosophy is a branch of philosophy that involves systematizing, defending, and recommending concepts of right and wrong conduct.

New!!: Leave No Trace and Ethics · See more »

High Uintas Wilderness

The High Uintas Wilderness is a wilderness area located in northeastern Utah, United States.

New!!: Leave No Trace and High Uintas Wilderness · See more »

Impacts of tourism

The study of the effect that tourism has on environment and communities involved is relatively new.

New!!: Leave No Trace and Impacts of tourism · See more »

Leave the gate as you found it

Leave the gate as you found it (or leave all gates as found) is an important rule of courtesy in rural areas throughout the world.

New!!: Leave No Trace and Leave the gate as you found it · See more »

Mountain biking

Mountain biking is the sport of riding bicycles off-road, often over rough terrain, using specially designed mountain bikes.

New!!: Leave No Trace and Mountain biking · See more »

National Geographic

National Geographic (formerly the National Geographic Magazine and branded also as NAT GEO or) is the official magazine of the National Geographic Society.

New!!: Leave No Trace and National Geographic · See more »

National Outdoor Leadership School

The National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) is a non-profit outdoor education school based in the United States dedicated to teaching environmental ethics, technical outdoors skills, wilderness medicine, risk management and judgment, and leadership on extended wilderness expeditions and in traditional classrooms.

New!!: Leave No Trace and National Outdoor Leadership School · See more »

National Park Service

The National Park Service (NPS) is an agency of the United States federal government that manages all national parks, many national monuments, and other conservation and historical properties with various title designations.

New!!: Leave No Trace and National Park Service · See more »

New Mexico

New Mexico (Nuevo México, Yootó Hahoodzo) is a state in the Southwestern Region of the United States of America.

New!!: Leave No Trace and New Mexico · See more »

Outdoor recreation

Outdoor recreation or outdoor activity refers to leisure pursuits engaged in the outdoors, often in natural or semi-natural settings out of town.

New!!: Leave No Trace and Outdoor recreation · See more »

Philmont Scout Ranch

Philmont Scout Ranch is a large, rugged, mountainous ranch located near the town of Cimarron, New Mexico, covering 140,177 acres (219 sq mi; 567 km²) of wilderness in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains of the Rocky Mountains of northern New Mexico.

New!!: Leave No Trace and Philmont Scout Ranch · See more »

Recreation

Recreation is an activity of leisure, leisure being discretionary time.

New!!: Leave No Trace and Recreation · See more »

Recreation ecology

Recreation ecology is the scientific study of environmental impacts resulting from recreational activity in protected natural areas.

New!!: Leave No Trace and Recreation ecology · See more »

REI

Recreational Equipment, Inc., commonly known as REI, is an American retail and outdoor recreation services corporation.

New!!: Leave No Trace and REI · See more »

Sierra Club

The Sierra Club is an environmental organization in the United States.

New!!: Leave No Trace and Sierra Club · See more »

Smokey Bear

Smokey Bear is an American advertising icon created by the U.S. Forest Service with artist Albert Staehle, at Don Markstein's Toonopedia from the original on June 5, 2017.

New!!: Leave No Trace and Smokey Bear · See more »

Soil

Soil is a mixture of organic matter, minerals, gases, liquids, and organisms that together support life.

New!!: Leave No Trace and Soil · See more »

The Country Code

The Country Code, The Countryside Code and The Scottish Outdoor Access Code are sets of rules for visitors to rural, and especially agricultural, regions of the United Kingdom.

New!!: Leave No Trace and The Country Code · See more »

Trail ethics

Trail ethics deals with ethics as it applies to the use of trails.

New!!: Leave No Trace and Trail ethics · See more »

Tread Lightly!

Tread Lightly! is a nonprofit organization in the United States with the mission "to empower generations to enjoy the outdoors responsibly through stewardship to further the goals of responsible and ethical recreation." As a nonprofit, Tread Lightly! is a member-based organization.

New!!: Leave No Trace and Tread Lightly! · See more »

United States Army Corps of Engineers

The United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) is a U.S. federal agency under the Department of Defense and a major Army command made up of some 37,000 civilian and military personnel, making it one of the world's largest public engineering, design, and construction management agencies.

New!!: Leave No Trace and United States Army Corps of Engineers · See more »

United States Fish and Wildlife Service

The United States Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS or FWS) is an agency of the federal government within the U.S. Department of the Interior dedicated to the management of fish, wildlife, and natural habitats.

New!!: Leave No Trace and United States Fish and Wildlife Service · See more »

United States Forest Service

The United States Forest Service (USFS) is an agency of the U.S. Department of Agriculture that administers the nation's 154 national forests and 20 national grasslands, which encompass.

New!!: Leave No Trace and United States Forest Service · See more »

Waste management

Waste management or waste disposal are all the activities and actions required to manage waste from its inception to its final disposal.

New!!: Leave No Trace and Waste management · See more »

Wastewater

Wastewater (or waste water) is any water that has been affected by human use.

New!!: Leave No Trace and Wastewater · See more »

Wilderness

Wilderness or wildland is a natural environment on Earth that has not been significantly modified by human activity.

New!!: Leave No Trace and Wilderness · See more »

Wildlife

Wildlife traditionally refers to undomesticated animal species, but has come to include all plants, fungi, and other organisms that grow or live wild in an area without being introduced by humans.

New!!: Leave No Trace and Wildlife · See more »

Woodcraft

The term woodcraft — or woodlore — denotes skills and experience in matters relating to living and thriving in the woods—such as hunting, fishing, and camping—whether on a short- or long-term basis.

New!!: Leave No Trace and Woodcraft · See more »

Woodsy Owl

Woodsy Owl is an owl icon for the United States Forest Service most famous for the motto "Give a hoot—don't pollute!" His current motto is "Lend a hand—care for the land!" Woodsy's target are children five to eight years of age, and he was designed to be seen as a mentor to children, providing them with information and advice to help them appreciate nature.

New!!: Leave No Trace and Woodsy Owl · See more »

501(c)(3) organization

A 501(c)(3) organization is a corporation, trust, unincorporated association, or other type of organization exempt from federal income tax under section 501(c)(3) of Title 26 of the United States Code.

New!!: Leave No Trace and 501(c)(3) organization · See more »

Redirects here:

Carry in, Carry out, Leave No Trace (organization), Leave No Trace (philosophy), Leave no trace, Leave no trace (philosophy), Leave-no-trace, Minimal impact code, Pack it in, pack it out.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leave_No_Trace

OutgoingIncoming
Hey! We are on Facebook now! »