filed under: conservation
A Trail Talks presentation
Trail Talk handout
by Chris Gensic, Parks and Trails Planner, City of Charlottesville Parks & Recreation
Long term effort to plant native flowering understory plants that will naturalize over time along each side of trails to add color and texture and pollinator habitat along trails.
Trail Etiquette When Mud is Present
Mud season, Mother Nature’s torment to those who seek solace in nature.
The influence of use-related, environmental, and managerial factors on soil loss from recreational trails
This research investigated the influence of several use-related, environmental, and managerial factors on soil loss on recreational trails and roads at Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, a unit of the U.S. National Park Service.
All-Terrain Vehicle Sustainability Assessments
The sustainable management of ATV use is an expensive proposition requiring careful design, construction, and maintenance of ATV trails.
Assessing the Condition and Sustainability of the Trail System at Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve
This research assessed the condition and sustainability of the trail system at Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve, a National Park Service unit that partners with The Nature Conservancy (TNC) in the management of this unit.