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Outdoor recreation in America: trends, problems, and opportunities

Jensen, Clayne R.

Outdoor recreation in America: trends, problems, and opportunities

by Jensen, Clayne R.

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Published by Burgess Pub. Co. in Minneapolis, Minn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Outdoor recreation -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      Statementby Clayne R. Jensen. In conjunction with the National Recreation and Park Association, Washington, D.C.
      ContributionsNational Recreation and Park Association.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV53 .J46 1973
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 284 p.
      Number of Pages284
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5430601M
      ISBN 100808710133
      LC Control Number73077191

      NRPA advocates for the health and wellness capacity‐building of park professionals. We support increased public access to physical activity opportunities and improved nutrition through park and recreation agencies. We also advocate for increased funding for health research on best practices to create healthy communities through park and recreation agencies. Standards for Outdoor Recreational Areas. Download original report (pdf) Prepared by John Moeller. Recreation and recreational standards have long been the subject of much discussion and controversy, extending so far as to question the value of standards as a measure of our recreational needs.

        Funding Opportunities. LiveWell Colorado is a nonprofit organization. While we are not a funding organization ourselves, we are happy to share resources and general information from other organizations – including grants with upcoming deadlines as well as ongoing funding opportunities – for our partners in community health.   Outdoor Recreation: Examines to understand and manage outdoor environments, activities, and experiences that connect people with the natural world. Resource Management & Use: Explores forest and range resources and products, including Agroforestry, Forest Products, Landscape Science, Management & Operations, and Urban Research.

      Leisure activities and the conservation movement came together as Americans took up camping, bird watching, and other outdoor recreation as a way to escape crowded cities. The book, Wild Northern Scenes; Sporting Adventures with the Rifle and the Rod is an example of the connection between recreation and preservation. America’s State Parks today include more than 2, traditional state parks and more than 8, additional areas that provide wonderful outdoor recreation experiences and unique historical, scientific and environmental education opportunities. Eighteen and one-half million acres provide for grand diversity – from the vastness of a half.


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Outdoor Recreation in America - Trends, Problems, and Opportunities - Third Edit [Clayne R. Jensen] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The following subjects are discussed: (1) the present and future significance of outdoor recreation; (2) the responsibilities of the numerous agencies and organizations involved; (3) recent legislation and programs that will significantly influence outdoor recreation in the future; (4) interagency cooperation at different levels of authority; and (5) current and potential future problems in this field.

Containing 14 chapters of information about agencies, programs, problems, and trends related to outdoor recreation, this book is designed to cover the field of study and (1) to interpret the present and future significance of outdoor recreation, (2) to describe the responsibilities of the numerous agencies and organizations involved, (3) to cover recent legislation and programs which will significantly influence outdoor recreation.

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an investment in energy-wise recreation: fourth National Trails Symposium, September, Lake Junaluska. The trends are evidence of a growing interest in the outdoors, access to nature, and the value of public lands for recreation.

The link to public lands is, in fact, unequivocal. The website of the Utah Office of Outdoor Recreation (the first of the state offices, established in ) touts Utah’s “wide array of natural assets” including.

to the traditions and practices of ancient cultures. The history of recreation and leisure is a rich tapestry of people, places, events, and social forces, showing the role of religion, education, and government and the customs and values of different cultures, their arts, sport, and pastimes.

By becoming familiar with the evolution of our recreationFile Size: 1MB. Trends & Challenges in Public Recreation O For public recreation to meet resident’s needs, local leaders must offer programs communities and opportunities for recreation departments.

The opportunities come in the form of - general outlook for the outdoor recreation File Size: KB. To ensure the growth and success of the outdoor recreation economy, our public lands and waters need adequate funding to support the recreation infrastructure that is enjoyed by million American outdoor enthusiasts every year.

America’s outdoor recreation infrastructure are everything from local trails and bike paths to remote wilderness and from wild rivers and scenic waterways to coastlines and. Best Cities for Outdoor Activities in America About this List Explore the best cities for outdoor activities based on weather, air quality, and access to parks, forests, and recreational opportunities.

The book provides excellent information about hiking and fishing opportunities at the tent camping areas in each state. There are also detailed descriptions. Race, Riots, and Roller Coasters: The Struggle over Segregated Recreation in America By Victoria W.

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74, No. Technology plays an increasingly influential and important role in outdoor recreation and adventure. The last 10 years, in particular, have seen a virtual explosion of technological developments in the outdoors, ranging from clothes to equipment such as signaling devices and protective gear.

One example is Colorado’s North Fork Valley, which has transitioned from a coal-based economy into a more diverse one that engages in tourism, clean energy, and outdoor recreation.

Under the heading related to people and recreation, there are special requirements for: (a) wilderness enjoyment, which requires the absence of large numbers of other people and of obvious signs of human interference with the landscape; (b) enjoyment of natural scenery, vegetation, and animal life in an outdoor setting by people unwilling or.

OUTDOOR RECREATION M 0 1m 2m 35mm 6 m 47m m Outdoor recreation employs america Job Comparisons, by Industry1 more AmerIcAns Jobs dePend on trAIL sPorts (,) thAn there Are LAwyers (,) In the u.s.3 1 Bureau of Labor Statistics, Sincethe Society of Outdoor Recreation Professionals (SORP) has been serving the outdoor recreation profession.

It is the Nation’s leading association of outdoor recreation professionals who strive to protect our natural and cultural resources while providing sustainable recreation access.4/5. In an even more promising outlook for the future of camping and outdoor recreation in America, Generation Z teens (ages ) are highly enthusiastic about camping and .the outdoor recreation industry to ensure its Senior Executive Service-level personnel are educated about outdoor recreation trends and opportunities.

d) The Department should also offer job shadowing experiences for officials and media representatives from gateway communities, to help build awareness and enthusiasm for parks.

Skye Arthur-Banning is an associate professor in the Parks, Recreation, and Tourism Management Department at Clemson University and an expert in community recreation and sportsmanship.

He’s also the editor of a new book entitled Youth Sports in America: The Most Important Issues in Youth Sports Today.