Archived Pages from 20th Century!!
Welcome to the
This is the definitive source for news and information relating to
toilets in the outdoors. If you have any information to contribute,
please e-mail the author.
Choose from the following :
Please contact Paul Lachapelle at [email protected] for more
- Information on Specific Sites
Descriptions of toilet systems at specific backcountry locations.
- Backcountry Toilet Mailing List
Subscribe to the mailing List dealing with Backcountry Waste
Management for the U.S. National Park Service (NPS), the U.S. Forest
Service (USFS), and the Bureau of Land Management (BLM). It's purpose is
to share technology, ideas, and practices of treating, handling, and
disposing of human waste in remote locations such as backcountry
camps, alpine huts, mountaineering routes, and river camps.
By organizations with articles which relate to human waste in the
Official and informal reports of toilet projects from around the
Operation and maintenance manuals from
Selected Articles from various journals and periodicals which deal
with human waste management in the backcountry. (most are full-text)
- Past Conferences
Precedings from past conferences which dealt with human waste in
- Future Conferences
A listing of up-coming conferences dealing with human waste in
- Toilets in the Developing World
Information about toilet projects in the Developing Countries
- Connect to other human waste related sites
Links to hiking clubs, organizations and individuals involved in
backcountry waste management.
Last Update - May 10, 1996