Creating new and continuing existing protections affirm importance of public lands for all.
Editor's note: NOLS appeared in Healthline's 2017 holiday gift guide.
You know that friend — the one who can carve mountains, backpack continents, climb cliff faces, or simply thrive outside. The adventurer in your life, who keeps you updated about their trips and is always down to try something new.
Editor's note: Professor Cara Ocobock describes her latest findings on nutrition during extended wilderness expeditions in Science Trends.
Portland, Maine—Shana Tarter, a founding member of the Wilderness Risk Management Conference and assistant director of NOLS Wilderness Medicine, was awarded the Charles (Reb) Gregg Award. This award recognizes an individual who has made significant contributions in risk management to the outdoor education and adventure industry. She was presented with the award at the Wilderness Risk Management Conference (WRMC) in early November in Portland.