2020 U.S. Geological Survey Highlights

Trail Management — The USGS nationwide public domain trails dataset was expanded by 83,000 miles of trails (258,000 total). The dataset improves trail data sharing and interoperability between Federal, State, and local organizations.

Technology — Trail planning support tools were improved to encourage interagency collaboration and facilitates trail connectivity. 

Communication — USGS facilitated internal and external meetings, workshops, and presentations to discuss trail community needs and future direction.