Specialty Group

Protected Areas

The Protected Areas Specialty Group (PASG) seeks to promote and encourage research, teaching, and service in the field of Protected Areas, which encompass the creation and management of parks, forests, monuments, historic sites, wildlife refuges, conservation areas, preserves, wilderness, sacred spaces, and other landscapes, buildings, or places protected by law or custom in the United States, other countries, and international areas on Earth and other planets.



Regular: $5.00
Student: $1.00


Chair: Terence Young
email: TGYoung@cpp.edu  

Vice Chair:
Yolonda Youngs, Cal State University – San Bernardino
email: YYoungs@csusb.edu  

Board Member:
Xochizeltzin Castandeda-Camacho, University of Texas
email: xochizeltzin@utexas.edu  

Board Member:
Michael Pretes , University of North Alabama
email: mjpretes@una.edu  

Board Member:
Elizabeth Perry, Michigan State University
email: eeperry@msu.edu  

Board Member:
Selima Sultana, University of North Carolina, Greensboro
email: s_sultan@uncg.edu  

Student Board Member:
Lisa Vebber, Penn State University
email: llv5069@psu.edu  


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