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Author: Jason Henderson
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: values, farmland, recreation, wildlife, impact
Number of Pages: 22
Published: 2010-10
ISBN-10: 1437934595
ISBN-13: 9781437934595

Wildlife recreation ¿- hunting, fishing, and wildlife watching- ¿ appears to be an increasingly important pastime for many Americans as people continue to increase their spending on wildlife recreation. Land lease and ownership expenditures by wildlife recreation participants are rising and appear to be capitalized into farmland values. This report analyzes the impact of hunting lease rates on farmland values in Texas. The results indicate that counties with higher wildlife recreation income streams have higher land values. Tables.

Author: John F. Dwyer
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: outdoor, recreation, demand, future, diversity, customer
Number of Pages: 62
Published: 1994-06-01
ISBN-10: 0788175149
ISBN-13: 9780788175145

Changes in outdoor recreation preferences & behavior that may accompany projected increases in aging, racial & ethnic diversity, & urban residence have important implications for recreation resource planners & managers. This report presents study findings on demographic trends in outdoor recreation & discusses the implications of those trends for the future. Participation in various activities & events is identified by age, race/ethnicity, & urban & rural residence. Tables.

Author: United States. Bureau of Outdoor Recreation
Publisher: National Academies
Keywords: conference, conducted, june, study, report, outdoor, recreation, research, program
Number of Pages: 90
Published: 1969
eBookDB-ID: NAP:00123

Author: Deborah J. Chavez
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: fire, research, supported, funds, national, studies, plan, southwest, social, science, pacific, station
Number of Pages: 260
Published: 2010-10
ISBN-10: 1437926193
ISBN-13: 9781437926194

Fire events often have a large impact on recreation and tourism, yet these issues had not been addressed from a social science perspective. There are three distinct lines of research to address: examine values/attitudes and behaviors of recreation residence owners and year-round residents in the wildland-urban interface; examine recreationistsż perceptions about fire suppression and postfire forest health issues; and examine perceptions and beliefs about recreation activities and impacts to fire-prone ecosystems in the wildland-urban interface. This report includes 17 of these studies grouped

Author: Stephen F. McCool
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: recreation, planning, land, public, frameworks, useful, assessment
Number of Pages: 136
Published: 2008-01-01
ISBN-10: 1428987673
ISBN-13: 9781428987678

Public land managers are confronted with an ever-growing & diversifying set of demands for providing recreation opportunities. Coupled with a variety of trends & reduced organizational capacity, these demands represent a significant & complex challenge to public land mgmt. One way of dealing with this situation is to use a framework to assist in working through this complexity. A framework is a process using a set of steps that assists managers in framing a particular problem, working through it, & arriving at a set of defendable decisions. This report traces the development of each of these f

Author: Pamela F. Wilson
Publisher: Stephen Digby
Keywords: memoir, club, recreation, glenferrie
Number of Pages: 106
Published: 2008-11
ISBN-10: 064650360X
ISBN-13: 9780646503608

Author: Linda E. Kruger
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: management, proceedings, research, recreation, concepts, place, understanding
Number of Pages: 216
Published: 2010-10
ISBN-10: 1437928331
ISBN-13: 9781437928334

In 2004 a group of scientists met to clarify their understanding of place-related concepts, approaches to the study of people-place relations, and the application of that understanding in recreation mgmt. for the purpose of integrating perspectives from different disciplines, discussing approaches to understanding and measuring sense of place, and other questions around the study and application of place-related concepts. Topics that generated the most discussion included how social processes influence place meanings, how place meanings are shared and negotiated within social groups, and when
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