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Trails, Greenway, and Outdoor Recreation Terms

Compiled and edited by Jim Schmid

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"The difference between the right word and the nearly right word is the same as that between lightning and the lightning bug. —MARK TWAIN "

Many of the glossary terms and definitions provided here were compiled for and published in Trails Primer: A Glossary of Trails, Greenway, and Outdoor Recreation Terms and Acronyms, 2001, Jim Schmid, editor, South Carollina Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism, Columbia, SC.



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