Earth Guardian & GLOO

Earth Guardian Responsibilities

Responsible for ensuring the event follows the Leave-No-Trace principal by educating and empowering Participants, and when necessary, picking up the stuff that has been left by others, drifted by the wind or simply forgotten. This includes the porta-potties.

Earth Guardian Coordinator

Pre-event Duties

  • Join the event planning group
  • Brief Event Organizer at least bi-weekly
  • Monitor GLOO shift schedule
  • Solicit volunteers
  • Inventory supplies & submit order for additional supplies to Event Manager at least 45 days prior to the event

During Event Duties

  • Arrange for supplies to be transported to event site
  • Make sure that GLOO and LNT Volunteers are trained in proper procedures
  • Monitor Porta-potties on an as needed basis
  • Make sure shifts are being adequately covered
  • Solicit volunteers
  • Educate Participants about LNT

Post-event Duties

  • Arrange for supplies to be packed up and transported to designated storage
  • Email a summary of problems, concerns, successes, suggestions regarding LNT or GLOO to Event Manager

GLOO Volunteers

During Event Duties

  • Enforce the Porta-Potty Pledge
  • Educate Participants about proper potty etiquette
  • Refill TP and necessity bags in potties as needed
  • Remove MOOP as needed
  • Judge potties for Golden Loo points

LNT Volunteers

During Event Duties

  • Pick up the stuff that has been left by others, drifted by the wind or simply forgotten, i.e. MOOP