Wild Land Management Services John Muir Trust
Biodiversity
28. Maximise education opportunities

Wild land offers an opportunity for people to learn about natural ecosystems. Outdoor education in wild land should provide information while promoting awareness around the issues of intrusion into sensitive environments.

Where educational visits are likely to take place, land managers should enhance the experience of those taking part – for example,by providing local knowledge.

ETHOS
Tenants as partners, encouraging access
APPROACH
Engagement and interpretation

Actions

• Hold events such as talks, open days and guided walks to encourage wild land awareness
• Produce articles for local media
• Encourage local John Muir Award activity
• Maximise local and rural skills training were possible
• Run conservation work parties