All interested community members are invited to "Preventing Conflict on Backcountry Trails," a live webinar from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Thursday. American Trails at the Los Alamos Nature Center, 2600 Canyon Road. 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 and Back Country Horsemen of Montana. American Trails is a national trails education and advocacy non-profit.
There will also be a brief discussion of work being done on the Los Alamos Community Wildfire Protection Plan 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 and Spaces Los Alamos,” Pajarito Environmental Education Center (PEEC), and Eric Peterson, Trail and 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.