Park and Protected Area Management Field Studies

Parks Field Session

FNRM 3206 / 5206

Take your education into the north woods and enroll in a 10-day field study course held in Ely, MN and the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness!

FNRM 3206/5206,  2 credits
Monday May 15 - Wednesday May 24
Registration opens in April.

Students in this field session will:

  • Learn about park management and protecting remote areas
  • Enjoy a 3-day wilderness canoe trip in the BWCA
  • Gain hands-on training in wilderness character mapping, wildlife management, campsite and trail analysis, wilderness camping, canoeing and orienteering
  • Meet professionals to learn about careers in land management, recreaton, tourism, and the environment

Syllabus (.pdf)