SORP Webinars

The recording and slides from the last webinar are posted below.  The recordings from older webinars are an exclusive benefit of SORP membership and are posted on the member-only side of this website.  Members, click here to login.

SORP webinars are free to members and $45 for non-members.  You can become a member online and immediately get the member rate. 

SORP Upcoming Webinars - 2019 

Partnerships and Collaborations Series

Webinar 1: Partnering with State Offices of Outdoor Recreation - February 20, 2019
Webinar 2: Partnering to Enhance Diversity in Outdoor Recreation Participation, March 20, 2019
Webinar 3: Partnering with Local Volunteers: Recruitment, Retention, and Evaluation, April 24, 2019
Webinar 4: Partnering with Universities for Internships, Seasonal Employment, and Research, May 22, 2019
Webinar 5: Public - Public Partnerships - June 19, 2019
Webinar 6: Partnering for Conservation: Collaborative Programs that Promote Stewardship, July 24, 2019
Webinar 7: Partnering for Public Health Outcomes, August 21, 2019
Webinar 8: Partnering to Establish and Maintain Regional Trail Systems, September 18, 2019

Recent Webinars and Resources

Partnering to Enhance Diversity in Outdoor Recreation Participation, March 20, 2019
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Partnering with State Offices of Outdoor Recreation, February 20, 2019

International Perspectives on Visitor Use Monitoring from a New IUCN Best Practice Guideline, December 19, 2018
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Spatial Approaches to Monitoring and Managing Visitor Use, October 24, 2018

Understanding Economic Impact Studies: Lessons on Data and the Outdoor Revolution, September 26, 2018
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     Additional resource: Economic Impact of Rock Climbing / Mountain Biking / Paddling in the Nantahala-Pisgah NF

Visitor Use Monitoring Program Development and Implementation, August 29, 2018
The video is free to view, but you will be asked to provide your name and email.

Overview of Interagency Visitor Use Management Council Visitor Capacity and Monitoring Guidebooks, June 2018
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An Interagency Approach to Visitor Use Management, November 2016

Webinar Archive

The following videos and slides are posted on the member-only side of this website.

  • Developing the Business Case for Your Campground, May 2018
  • Best Practices in Campground Design, March 2018
  • Best Practices in Cabin, Glamping, and Bike Camping, February 2018
  • Understanding RV Consumer and Product Trends, January 2018
  • The Changing Face of Camping, October 2017
  • Partnering for Relevancy and Inclusion:  A regional approach, August 2017
  • Environmental Education and Outdoor Recreation: Strategies for Impact, February 2017
  • An Interagency Approach to Visitor Use Management, November 2016
  • Best Practices for the Production of Recreation and Management Planning Documents, June 2016
  • Making the Case for Parks and Trails, January 2016
  • Long Distance Trails: think regionally, implement locally - October 2015
  • Trail Towns: Bringing Outdoor Recreation and Communities Together - July 2015
  • Evolving Market Trends for Outdoor Recreation Professionals - February 2015
  • Creating “Best of the Best” OHV Recreation Experiences - November 2014
  • GIS Applications in Outdoor Recreation Planning - June 2014
  • International Outdoor Recreation Planning Perspectives - February 2014
  • An Alternative Development and Analysis Exposé - November 2013
  • Collaboration and Public Participation in Outdoor Recreation Planning - July 2013
  • Keys to Effective Surveys - May 2013
  • Best of SCORP - August 2010