Protecting Public Lands 101 - eLearning Course

Environmental Awareness Course

Public Lands 101

In this eLearning course, we’ll break down the basics of our national public lands system, and how you can step up to protect the outdoor experience. We’ll discuss: - Primary Land Management Agencies - Conservation Designations - Conservation Laws - How to Take Action

This eLearning course takes about 60 minutes to complete. It has two modules without audio.

To receive the Mountaineers Public Lands 101 badge, you will need to complete the first module and pass the quiz with a score of at least 80%. You will be given the opportunity to retake the quiz as many times as you wish. Please allow a week for new badges to reflect on your online Mountaineers profile.

Login instructions can be found in the course materials section of this page once you sign up. Please let us know if you experience technical difficulties while attempting to sign up or take this course. Questions or comments can be sent via email to

Badges you will earn:

Course Requirements

This course has no scheduled activities.

Required Equipment
  • A computer, tablet, or smartphone.
  • A stable internet connection.
Course Materials

You must register for this course to see course materials.