Chapter Meeting Review: Leave No Trace 8/6/20

Meeting Announcements:

  • There is an OA Induction coming up August 21-23
    • For Candidate Registration, Click Here, scroll down, watch the “How to Register” video, and then click the Register Now link at the bottom of the page
    • For existing members, Click Here.
  • The Chapter is going to continue holding virtual meetings until the Foothills District returns to in person Roundtable Meeting. Our first potential in person Chapter Meeting could be as early as October. As a chapter, it will be our goal to also live stream our in person chapter meetings when we do return to in person meetings for anyone who is no comfortable meeting in person yet.
  • The 2021 Lodge Calendar has been posted and is available at: https://aacegwa.org/calendar/

Topic: 7 Principals of LEave No Trace (8/6/20)

  1. Plan Ahead and Prepare 
  2. Travel and Camp on Durable Surfaces
  3. Dispose of Waste Properly
  4. Leave What You Find
  5. Minimize Campfires
  6. Respect Wildlife
  7. Be Considerate of Other Visitors

Presentation

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Also, check out these great videos from REI about Leave No Trace!

Don’t forget, part of knowing how to Leave No Trace might involve knowing how to Poop In The Woods.

Resources