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National Trails System Act Legislative Documents

This​ ​index​ ​of​ ​documents​ ​includes​ ​the​ ​hearings,​ ​committee​ ​reports,​ ​bills,​ ​and​ ​other​ ​related​ ​materials pertaining​ ​to​ ​the​ ​National​ ​Trails​ ​System​ ​Act​ ​of​ ​1968​ ​(P.​ ​L.​ ​90-543)​ ​and​ ​its​ ​subsequent​ ​amendments, through​ ​P.​ ​L.​ ​111-11​ ​ ​(March​ ​30,​ ​2009).​ ​ ​The​ ​documents​ ​are​ ​listed​ ​in​ ​order​…

Florida National Scenic Trail Visitor Assessment

The University of Florida’s School of Forest Resources and Conservation (SFRC) began a collaborative visitor assessment project for the Florida National Scenic Trail (FNST) with the U.S. Forest Service (USFS) and the Florida Trail Association (FTA) in June of 2003. The purpose of the study…

Ice Age Trail Alliance Joint Effort Marketing Report 2012

The goals and objectives of this Joint Effort Marketing Year 1 Destination grant were to determine the economic impact of Ice Age Trail users and volunteers to the State’s economy on an annual basis; determine the estimated number of users enjoying the Trail annually; and…

Appalachian Trail Conservancy Visitor Count Survey 2011

This report was prepared for the U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service in partial fulfillment of Interagency Acquisition Agreement R2490050022 between the National Park Service, the Appalachian National Scenic Trail, and the U.S. Forest Service, Southern Research Station.

Federal Agency Visual Resource Documents

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Tool Box (National Historic Trails Socorro Workshop)

This Tool Box is prepared by Steve Burns of the National Park Service-National Trails System Intermountain Region.  In one file, the tool box holds details about the National Trails System Act and a substantial set of practical resources for historic trails leaders on topics including:…

National Scenic and Historic Trails Administration (All Agencies)

A list of the agencies who administer and manage the national scenic and historic trails.  

National Scenic and Historic Trail Administration

6250 – National Scenic and Historic Trail Administration This release transmits the second of three manuals in the National Trails System manual series (BLM Manuals 8353, 6250, and 6260/6270). This manual addresses specific functions delegated to the BLM from the Secretary of the Interior pursuant…

List of National Scenic and National Historic Trail Organizations

Complete listing of National Scenic and National Historic Trail organizations. See About Us.