RECx 2017 Videos

RECx 2017 Videos

RECx: Great Ideas for the Great Outdoors is a showcase for great ideas about outdoor recreation presented in brief TED-like talks that took place on Wednesday, May 31. The presentations focused on pitching a new idea or telling a success story that demonstrates how outdoor recreation experiences, opportunities and resources can be improved. Presentation topics included: innovative partnerships and programs; enhancing visitor experiences; engaging people – especially children – in the Great Outdoors; and using technology to create and protect recreation resources.

RECx I: Innovative Partnerships and Programs
  • Artist in Residence Program on Public Lands
  • The Power of Awe
  • Delivering Health Benefit at the Interface of Public Lands and Community Wellness
  • RECx I Q&A
  • RECx II: Enhancing the Visitor Experience
  • Your License to Wisconsin's Wild Side: Go Wild Wisconsin
  • The Yarberry Peninsula Campground: A Success Story
  • Mobile Apps: An Essential Tool for Visitor Engagement and Communication
  • RECx II Q&A
  • RECx III: Engaging People in the Great Outdoors
  • From Screen to Green: Girl Scouts are Getting Girls (and Families) Outdoors Again
  • Dive In! In-Stream Freshwater Snorkeling
  • Discovery Agents: Getting Youth Active Outdoors in a Digital Age
  • RECx III Q&A
  • RECx IV: Using Technology to Create and Protect Recreation Resources
  • Designing and Providing a Quality Trail Experience
  • Angler Action: Bringing Recreational Anglers Directly into Fishery Management and Habitat Protection - By Going Fishing!
  • The Middle Space: The Role of Private Land in Our Greater Recreation Ecosystem
  • RECx IV Q&A