Webinar: Why Resolve Conflict When You Can Prevent It? (RECORDING)




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Conflict has come into focus in the trail world during the past few years. New and different ideas have been tried, but the best resolution for conflicts is a tried and true method. A part of the American Trails Advancing Trails Webinar Series, Why Resolve Conflict When You Can Avoid It? will describe the ways in which most conflicts can be avoided before they ever start. The presentation will focus on motorized and nonmotorized trail use conflicts, but the principles can be applied to any type of trail conflicts.


Learning Objectives:

  • Conflict 101
    • The causes of conflict
    • Conflict in society
    • Removing and preventing conflict in society
  • The Essentials of Preventing Conflict
  • Lewis and Clark National Forest
    • Backcountry Horsemen and Great Falls trail bike riders work things out
    • Partnerships within the forest
    • The ingredients for the success
  • Lessons learned


This webinar is presented by:

  • Karen Umphress, IT & Project Manager, National Off-Highway Vehicle Conservation Council (NOHVCC)
  • Russ Ehnes, Executive Director, National Off-Highway Vehicle Conservation Council (NOHVCC)
  • Mark Himmel, Past President, Back Country Horsemen of Montana


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