Environmental Stewardship

As our population continues to grow, we face great challenges to ensure that our environment remains stable, balanced, and safe for us to live within. Parks and recreation agencies are a key component in the environmental movement as they bear the responsibility for maintaining safe, enjoyable, and sustainable open spaces for current and future patrons. This course provides foundational information necessary to parks and rec professional that are interested in engaging and promoting stewardship in the communities they serve.  Thoroughly discussed are the three core pillars of environmental stewardship including: providing leadership for sustainable communities, promoting sustainable landscapes, and fostering the next generation of stewards.

Sponsor/Company Name:  National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA)

Endorsed:  Yes

CECs:  3

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Core Competencies: 
Nature and Environment