OREC 5001 - Sustainability Practices within the Outdoor Recreation Economy uri icon



  • Explore sustainability practices that create a diverse, resilient, equitable, and just outdoor recreation industry. Focus on sustainability practices for outdoor products and businesses, as well as communities and destinations. Various environmental management systems, certification programs, and processes are viewed within an Outdoor Recreation Economy context, alongside broader social, environmental, and economic movements and factors influencing the future trajectory of the Outdoor Recreation Economy. Examine best practices surrounding the implementation and communication of sustainability efforts.


  • Ooi, Natalie  
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2022 / Spring 2023