Tread Lightly!

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Tread Lightly!
Nonprofit Organization
FoundedLaunched in 1985 as a public awareness program
Became Nonprofit in 1990
FounderUS Forest Service
United States
Key people
Keith Gordon Executive Director

Danielle Fowles Education Manager
Evan Robins Stewardship Manager

Jerrica Archibald Communications Manager[1]
Revenue1,217,396 US dollar (2017) Edit this on Wikidata

Tread Lightly! is a nonprofit organization in the United States with the mission to encourage responsible use of the outdoors.[2] It was started by the United States Forest Service in 1985, but became a nonprofit in 1990.[3][4]

The organization receives funding from car manufacturers, including Ford Motor Company and Toyota.[5]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Tread Lightly Meet Our Staff!". Retrieved 4 October 2014.
  2. ^ Tread Lightly Official website. Retrieved April 2009.
  3. ^ " "About Us"". Archived from the original on 2008-12-16. Retrieved 2009-01-03.
  4. ^ Jason Tanz, "Driving: Making Tracks, Making Enemies," New York Times, January 2, 2004, website screen 4
  5. ^ Christopher Keane, "Learn to Tread Lightly Off-Road," Washington Times, February 16, 2001 Registration required.

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