ERIC Number: ED275514
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984-Aug
Conservation Education: A Position Statement.
Soil Conservation Society of America, Ankeny, IA.
The Soil Conservation Society of America's (SCSA) aim is to advance the science and art of good land and water use. Conservation education has a significant role in achieving the wise use of these resources. In this report, perspectives are offered on: (1) the requirements for effective conservation education programs; (2) rationale for conservation education; (3) policies and programs encouraged by SCSA; and (4) what SCSA chapters can do. Thirteen specific recommendations for promoting conservation education are listed. (ML)
Descriptors: Conservation Education, Conservation (Environment), Educational Philosophy, Educational Policy, Environmental Education, Experiential Learning, Nonprofit Organizations, Physical Environment, Public Service, Quality of Life, Social Responsibility
Soil Conservation Society of America, 7515 NE Ankeny Rd., Ankeny, IA 50021-9764.
Publication Type: Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Soil Conservation Society of America, Ankeny, IA.