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High-use destinations in wilderness

High-use destinations in wilderness

social and biophysical impacts, visitor responses, and management options

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station in Ogden, UT .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wilderness areas -- United States -- Recreational use.,
  • Wilderness area users -- United States -- Attitudes.,
  • Nature -- Effect of human beings on -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDavid N. Cole ... [et al.]
    SeriesResearch paper INT -- 496.
    ContributionsRocky Mountain Research Station (Ogden, Utah)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination30 p. :
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15485576M

    Vistad, O.I. (): I skogen og i skolten - Ein analyse av friluftsliv, miljøoppleving, påverknad og forvaltning i Femundsmarka, med jamføringar til Rogen og Långfjället. Department of Conservation campsites. For a full list of campsites by region, Scenic campsites – Usually in high-use, coastal locations, these campsites have toilets and tap water supply and often barbeques, cold showers and rubbish bins. Some scenic campsites can be booked in advance. Find & Book Campervans. The Trip. Bering Land Bridge Preserve is one of our most remote and least visited parks. The preserve protects lands that are a remnant from the pre-historic land bridge known as Beringia, which connected Asia with North America and provided a corridor for plants, animals, and humans to . Jul 20,  · Yosemite, Kings Canyon National Parks (NP), and adjacent wilderness are popular destinations for backpackers and day hikers from all over the world. The John Muir Trail traverses these areas, and thousands of hikers each summer travel from Yosemite through adjacent wilderness areas and Kings Canyon NP to the top of Mt Whitney in Sequoia amstrad.fun by: 8.


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Average number of groups encountered per day over the high use season: An average of 15 groups encountered per day: The months that constitute the high use season could be defined: Other zones in the wilderness had different standards including2, 4, and 35 groups encountered per day (on average) USFS.

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