The community is invited to “Preventing Conflict on Backcountry Trails” – a live webinar from American Trails 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 28 at the Los Alamos Nature Center, 2600 Canyon Road. The webinar will begin promptly at 11 a.m. and attendance is free.
Conflict has come into focus in the trail world during the past few years. The webinar will address principles can be applied to any type of trail conflict. Presenters will include representatives from the National Off-Highway Vehicle Conservation Council (NOHVCC) and Back Country Horsemen of Montana. American Trails is a national trails education and advocacy non-profit.
There also will be a brief discussion of work being done on the Los Alamos Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP) and its relation to trails and open space. Public input is being sought into work being done by Los Alamos Fire Department to update and implement this plan.
Places & Spaces Los Alamos, Pajarito Environmental Education Center (PEEC), and Eric Peterson, Trail & Open Space Specialist with Los Alamos County are collaborating in offering this activity. This is part of a series of trail-related webinars offered on the fourth Tuesday of each month.