Leave no trace : a practical guide to the new wilderness ethic

by Annette McGivney.

After a long day on the trail, the last thing you want todo is pick up another's rubbish, find an illegal firering, or even worse, step in the remains of someone'spersonal bathroom. Everyone who heads into the wildernesscan benefit from and practice the "leave no trace" ethic.Developed by the National Outdoor Leadership School, thisoutdoor recreation philosophy emphasizes moving throughthe land gently so that your trace disappears as quicklyas you do. To this end, Annette McGivney offers helpfultechniques for low-impact hiking, paddling, camping, andcooking that will enlighten first-time trail users andrefresh the minds of seasoned outdoors enthusiasts.


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