Accession Number : ADA183214

Title :   Natural Resources Research Program. Summary of the 1985 Campground Receipt Study.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS

Personal Author(s) : Lawrence,Larry

PDF Url : ADA183214

Report Date : Jul 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 66

Abstract : This report summarizes data collected in 1985 from each of the 16 Campground Receipt Study projects. Comparisons are made regarding the number and types of permits issued as well as the following user characteristics: length of stay, group size, prior visits, primary destination, vehicle type, and camping equipment. Current trends in the use of campground facilities are considered, as determined through the comparison of data from 1981 through 1985. Finally, conclusions and recommendations are made about applications of the data analyses to management needs. Keywords: Campsite facilities, Recreation research, Trends, Visitors.

Descriptors :   *RECREATION, COMPARISON, PATTERNS, ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS, RESERVOIRS, LAND AREAS, FACILITIES, UTILIZATION, SURVEYS, RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

Subject Categories : Aircraft

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE