ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION 151
Kawasaki subscribes to the guidelines of Tread Lightly! a program dedicated to protecting the great outdoors
through education and fo
stering r esponsible enjoym e n t of pub lic lands. When using your Kawasaki Utility Ve-
hicle (UV), please follow these Tread Lightly! guidelines:
ravel responsibly on de
signated roads and trails or in permitted areas.
Respect the rights of others including private property owners and all recreational trail users, campers and
others to allow them to enjoy their recreational activities undisturbed.
Educate yourself by obta
ining travel maps and regulations from public agencies, planning for your trip, taking
recreation skills classes, a nd knowing how to use and operate your equipment safely.
Avoid sensitive areas such as meadows, lakeshores, wetlands and streams, unless on designated routes.
This protects wildlife
habitat and sensitive soils from damage.
Do your part by leaving the area better than you found it, properly disposing of waste, m inimizing the use of
fire, avoiding th e spread of inv asive s pe c ie s, restoring degraded areas, and joining a local enthusiast organi-
Properly discard used batteries, tires, engine oil, other vehicle components, or the entire vehicle that you
might dispose of in the
future. Consult your authorized Kawasaki dealer or local environmental waste agency
for their proper disposal procedure.