RMP 811 (01) - Recreation Resource Management

Recreation Resource Management

Credits: 3.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   6  
CRN: 13909
An examination of the supply and demand of natural resources for outdoor recreation uses, with emphasis on relationships between public and private roles and responsibilities. Historical, social, and environmental impacts of outdoor recreation use are discussed. Current principles and techniques of recreation resource planning and management are outlined.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Cross listed with : RMP 711.01
Instructors: Michael Ferguson

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 W 3:40pm - 6:30pm HEW 131
Final Exam 12/19/2023 12/19/2023 T 1:00pm - 3:00pm HEW 131
Additional Course Details: 

If you are interested in the management of parks and protected areas- this is the course for you! RMP 711/811 explores the social science behind outdoor recreation and parks and protected areas management within the United States. This course will focus on state and federal land management agencies such as NH State Parks, the National Park Service, USDA Forest Service, US Fish & Wildlife Service, and more! ​

This course will provide students state-of-the-art social science tools, competencies, and knowledge surrounding outdoor recreation resource management.​