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Recreation & Open Spaces

Related Links

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  • About Wilderness—Stewardship: An extensive explanation of wilderness management issues, including recreation, wildlife, water, pollution, historical resources, mining, air quality, aircraft and research.
  • Forestry AgNI: University of Minnesota: Includes a searchable database of publications related to wilderness management and outdoor recreation.
  • Outdoor Recreation Research: A bibliography of both online and print resources developed by Yu-Fai Leung, Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management, North Carolina State University.
  • Public Lands Information Center: Public Lands Interpretive Association initiated the Public Lands Information Center project in response to demand for a single source of information about recreation and land use on all public lands in a state, regardless of managing agency.
  • Wilderness Act of 1964: Full text of the Act.
  • Wilderness and American Identity: A 'TeacherServ' ("an interactive curriculum enrichment service offering teachers practical help in planning courses and presenting rigorous subject matter to students") resource from the National Humanities Center that explores the historical background of the wilderness movement in America.

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