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Title: Recreation in urban-proximate natural areas

Author: Winter, P.L.; Chavez, D.J.;

Date: 1999

Source: In HK Cordell, CJ Betz, JM Bowker, DB English, SH Mou, JC Bergstrom, RJ Teasley, MA Tarrant and J Loomis (Eds.) Outdoor recreation in American life: A national assessment of demand and supply trends. Sagamore Publishing: Champaign, Il. pp. 268-271

Publication Series: Book Chapter

Description: Recreation in urban proximate wildland and wilderness areas and resulting management concerns and challenges have proven a fertile ground for social science research. As the demand for recreation opportunities adjacent to large urban centers has increased, so has the variety of recreational interests, patterns, and preferences, a reflection of the diverse recreatlonists visiting such areas.

Keywords: recreation, urban-proximate, natural areas

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Winter, Patricia L.; Chavez, Deborah J. 1999. Recreation in urban-proximate natural areas. In HK Cordell, CJ Betz, JM Bowker, DB English, SH Mou, JC Bergstrom, RJ Teasley, MA Tarrant and J Loomis (Eds.) Outdoor recreation in American life: A national assessment of demand and supply trends. Sagamore Publishing: Champaign, Il. pp. 268-271.

 


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