Wilderness recreation research

an annotated bibliography
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  • English
Vance Bibliographies , Monticello, Ill
Wilderness areas -- United States -- Recreational use -- Bibliography, Wilderness areas -- Recreational use -- Bibliog


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StatementRichard Eathorne.
SeriesPublic administration series--bibliography ;, P-106
LC ClassificationsZ7514.W56 E2, GV191.4 E2
The Physical Object
Pagination23 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4440294M
LC Control Number79101608

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Wilderness recreation use estimation: a handbook of methods and systems. Gen. Tech. Rep. RMRS-GTR Ogden, UT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. Documented evidence shows that managers of units within the U.S. National WildernessCited by: This paper reviews the body of literature on recreation resource impacts and their management in the United States, with a primary focus on research within designated wildernesses during the past 15 years since the previous review (Cole b).

Abstract—This paper reviews the body of literature on recreation resource impacts and their management in the United States, with a primary focus on research within designated wildernesses during the past 15 years since the previous review (Cole b).

Passage of the Wilderness Act in marked the beginning of a period of intensive research on outdoor recreation in wilderness and related areas, and this research has given rise to a substantial body of scientific literature on defining and managing the quality of wilder-ness experiences.

While the literature on wilderness recreation is diverse. Outdoor Adventure Education: Foundations, Theory, and Research steeps students in the theories, concepts, and developments of outdoor adventure education, preparing them for careers in this burgeoning field.

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Ewert’s pioneering book Outdoor Adventure Pursuits: Foundations, Models, and and Sibthorp, both experienced practitioners Reviews: 7.

Some of us who have done research about nature-based recreation trends for years wonder what the reaction to such a perception might be. Citation: Cordell, H. Ken; Betz, Carter, J.; Green, Gary T. Nature-based outdoor recreation trends and wilderness. International Journal of Wilderness, AugustWilderness recreation research book Number 2, Page The very idea of outdoor recreation may be strange to the cultures from which many of these immigrants originate.

This chapter addresses immigrant interaction with wildlands and wilderness by examining the environmental worldviews of Latino and Asian cultures in the United States. Faced with population growth and a booming tourism and recreation industry, Colorado congressional leaders are pushing to protect more than 1 million acres of land as wilderness.

With the rising trend of water recreation, many water-based sports can provide wilderness experiences. Wilderness Medicine Field Guide 6th Edition. $ NOLS Cookery 7th Edition. $ NOLS Wilderness Medicine 6th Edition.

$ NOLS Games. $ Wilderness Wilderness recreation research book Notebook. $ NOLS Wilderness Medicine Pocket Guide. $ NOLS Expedition Journal. $ A Worthy Expedition: The History of NOLS. The common stereotype of the wilderness user as young, wealthy, urban, leisured, and a nonresident of the State or region is largely incorrect.

The one characteristic that does sharply distinguish wilderness users is their very high education level. Use patterns in wilderness.

The primary research themes of an updated work unit description were visitor studies, ecological impacts of recreation, and improving wilderness management systems.

Based on the prestige they developed over the preceding decade, requests for Lucas’s and Stankey’s time increased greatly. The wilderness concept was spreading globally. In protected areas where recreation and wilderness amenities are primary resources, wilderness perception research, which operationalizes the purism scale (Stankey, ), can generate new insights and useful information on relationships among resource users and the managed landscape.

Book: All Authors / Contributors: Bo Shelby examples of the normative approach --Measuring backcountry standards in visitor surveys --Standards for managing non-wilderness recreation areas --Beyond standard The genesis of wilderness standards for the Pacific Northwest region -- Wilderness monitoring research in the Bureau of Land.

A revealing look at the intersection of wealth, philanthropy, and conservation Billionaire Wilderness takes you inside the exclusive world of the ultra-wealthy, showing how today's richest people are using the natural environment to solve the existential dilemmas they face.

Justin Farrell spent five years in Teton County, Wyoming, the richest county in the United States,/5(37).

The value of research in recreation fee project implementation. Journal of Park and Recreation Administration, 17(3) Download in PDF format (16 kb). Absher, James D., Ellen M. Absher, Lawrence A. Hartmann. Wilderness Recreation Substitutes: The Potential of Lands Outside the National Wilderness Preservation System.

recreation. Journal of Leisure Research 16(1) The article presents the recreation displacement process from a social-psychological perspective and models an attitude-behavior framework.

The displacement process is illustrated with empirical results from a study of use within the Boundary Waten Canoe Area Wilderness. Journal of Outdoor Recreation and Tourism offers a dedicated outlet for research relevant to social sciences and natural resources.

The journal publishes peer reviewed original research on all aspects of outdoor recreation planning and management, covering the entire spectrum of settings from wilderness to urban outdoor recreation opportunities. Women, Wilderness, and Everyday Life: A Documentation of the Connection between Wilderness Recreation and Women's Everyday Lives.

Journal of Leisure Research: Vol.

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32, No. 4. In the first method presented here, you will need a ruler, or any object with evenly spaced markings on it. Walk up to the tree, and estimate a point on it that is a mathematically convenient height from the ground (say five feet, or two meters).

Linking Wilderness Research and Management Volume 3 – Recreation Fees in Wilderness and Other Public Lands: An Annotated Reading List Series Editor Vita Wright Research Application Program Director Aldo Leopold Wilderness Research Institute Rocky Mountain Research Station U.S.

Department of Agriculture, Forest Service Missoula, MT Author. Basic Safe Travel and Boreal Survival Handbook: Gems from Wilderness Arts and Recreation Magazine Paperback – November 2, by Mr. Mors Kochanski (Author) out of 5 stars 86 ratings See all formats and editionsReviews:   Snow slopes are very common, and usually easy to ascend.

At the foot of a snow or ice slope is generally a big crevasse, called a bergschrund, where the final slope of the mountain rises from a snow-field or bergschrunds are generally too wide to be stepped across, and must be crossed by a snow bridge, which needs careful testing and a painstaking use of the rope.

The year-old activist, who passed away last month, used mining claims, scenic flights, hiking trails, and occasionally outright confrontation to protect the Opal Creek Wilderness. Opinion Editor’s Note: Take a Hike to the Polls. He has collaboratively published eight books, including The Multiple Values and Wilderness and his latest book entitled Outdoor Recreation Trends and Futures.

He has been the lead scientist for a number of interagency studies involving surveys of visitors to public and of public land managers. A family walks along a creek in wilderness. NPS photo Quality Time Together Our friends at the National Park Foundation put together a helpful list of family-friendly activities in national of these activities can be done in wilderness, so pack that picnic basket and blanket and find a quiet spot in wilderness to enjoy your time together.

This book provides an overview of the history, theoretical basis, research, development, evaluation, and current status of wilderness therapy programs for troubled adolescents.

An introduction explores theories of adolescence and adolescent development, problems facing adolescents in contemporary society, limitations of traditional mental health services, and the particular value of wilderness.

David received a B.A. degree from the University of California at Berkeley (in ) and a Ph.D. from the University of Oregon (in )—both in geography.

David joined the Wilderness Management Research Unit in the summer ofwhere he began work focused particularly on the ecological impacts of recreation use in wilderness. Nature and Wilderness as Recreational Resources, c Additional Resources in the Library of Congress.

The Library of Congress's General Collection and Rare Book and Special Collections Division include extensive holdings in the many-sided literature of nature- and wilderness-based recreation, including tourism, camping and woodcraft, that burgeoned as urbanization and. 1. Introduction.

Engagement and treatment of adolescents is a key challenge for mental health clinicians. Mental health disorders affect a greater proportion of young people than other age groups (Department of Health and Ageing,World Health Organization, ), with 26% of 16–24 years old in Australia experiencing a personal mental illness in the previous 12 months (Australia.

The Department of Parks, Recreation, and Tourism and the National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) have maintained a productive, professional, and collegial partnership spanning more than 30 years.

Beginning inthe two schools signed a memorandum of understanding through which NOLS students would receive University of Utah credits for participating in their NOLS expedition.Book Description: Research in social education over the last forty years has broken new ground in such areas as historical understanding, civic education, cultural studies, and curriculum and assessment.

This collection is comprised of reflections on the professional trajectories of .Wilderness genre: new releases and popular books, including The River by Peter Heller, The Split by Sharon J. Bolton, The Way Past Winter by Kiran Millwo.