Outreach, Recreation, Environmental Education and Interpretation (OREIT) Technical Section
Existing under various names, this section has been around since 1963 with the goal of preserving natural resources and protecting public use. Education was added in the 1990s.
OREIT facilitates educational opportunities through a field trip grant program and seeks partnerships to enhance knowledge of recreational and interpretational opportunities on the river.
- Promote Environmental Awareness, Literacy and Stewardship along the UMR
- Promote recreation use that protects and preserves natural resources
- Support Environmental Education activities on the UMR