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7th Biennial Grassroots Advocacy Conference

Winter Wildlands Alliance
Event organized by Winter Wildlands Alliance

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Wondering how to get involved to help solve issues and protect your local public lands?

Join us November 9-12 for the 7th Biennial Winter Wildlands Alliance Grassroots Advocacy Conference at the Sierra Club's historic Clair Tappaan Lodge, less than half an hour from Truckee, CA in the central Sierra Nevada.

Keynote by Jeremy Jones.

Join policy makers, athletes, grassroots activists, scientists, mountain guides, land managers, local elected officials and other recreation and conservation stakeholders from across the country for two full days of engaging workshops and discussions on issues important to winter recreation and public lands. Get the latest developments in policy and planning issues, share grassroots successes, meet with public land managers, gain new advocacy tools and spend quality lodge time with colleagues, partners, new friends and allies.

Sessions will include: Stakeholder Collaborative Training, Advocacy in the Trump Era, Winter Travel Planning Updates and Engagement, Forest Planning and Sustainable Recreation, Organizing for Local Climate Action, Public Lands Stewardship, Engaging the Next Generation of Stewards and Advocates, Citizen Science, Athletes and Advocacy, Leveraging Outdoor Brands for Local Action, and SnowSchool Instructor Training.

Conference fees include all meals and dorm-style lodging from dinner on Thursday November 9 through breakfast Sunday November 12.