Posted by: Sandy Steinman | July 24, 2020

People of Color in Conservation and Outdoor Recreation

The UC Berkeley Parks Stewardship Forum has an editorial  “Connecting the dots: Why does what and who came before us matter?” on how people of color have contributed to conservation and outdoor recreation but have often not been recognized

A “Coloring Outside the Lines” editorial column. A review of organizations who pioneered the involvement of persons of color in park stewardship, outdoor recreation, historic preservation, and other forms of place-based conservation.

In many ways, there is a lack of knowledge and honoring of our past, especially as it relates to people of color, including our own involvement in preservation and conservation.

Read article at Connecting the dots: Why does what and who came before us matter?


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