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posted May 30, 2018

Trail Use Policies

A comprehensive document to guide use policies and regulations for a large suburban trail system south of the Bay Area.

categories: Funding and Planning, Guidelines and Handbooks
tags: sustainable trails, risk management, safety, cost, policy

posted Dec 11, 2019

Trail User Survey Workbook

by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy (RTC)

RTC's guide to conducting a survey, including sample surveys and methods.

categories: Funding and Planning, Guidelines and Handbooks
tags: user surveys, planning, counting trail users

posted Mar 2, 2020

Trails Community Appropriations Recommendations

by Tyler Ray with American Hiking Society

On behalf of the thousands of diverse trail users our collective organizations represent, we urge appropriators to adequately invest in our nation’s trails.

categories: Funding and Planning, Federal Funding
tags: action alerts, federal, funding, advocacy, maintenance backlog

posted Jun 30, 2012

Trails in a Transportation World

by Stuart Macdonald

Can trails and bikeways compete with other transportation priorities?

categories: Funding and Planning
tags: trails as transportation

posted Feb 15, 2019

Volunteer Guide to Trail Protection

by North Country National Scenic Trail

As we forge ahead building new trail each year, particularly on private land, how will we make sure the trail and the surrounding area are enjoyed into future generations?

categories: Funding and Planning
tags: landowner outreach, land and open space

posted May 7, 2018

Voters Embrace San Antonio's Vision of Greenways and Creek-side Trails

The Howard W. Peak Greenway Trail System in San Antonio currently boasts a total of 41 miles of completed trail and several more miles of trail under construction and in the design phase.

categories: Funding and Planning, State & Local Funding
tags: greenways and open space

posted Jan 24, 2018

Wetland Trail Development

by American Trails Staff

Wetland identification, working with wetlands regulation, and trail development in riparian areas.

categories: Funding and Planning, Wildlife and Environment
tags: nature trail

posted Sep 4, 2019

Why YOU Should Submit Your Trail for National Recreation Trail (NRT) Designation

by Taylor Goodrich with American Trails

Find out more about the National Recreation Trail program and the steps needed to apply.

categories: Funding and Planning, Federal Funding
tags: national recreation trails (nrt), advocacy

posted Aug 12, 2019

Wildlife and Trails Checklist — Introduction

by American Trails Staff

The Wildlife and Trail Planning Checklist is a sequence of wildlife-related questions and possible steps to consider in planning a trail.

categories: Funding and Planning, Wildlife and Environment
tags: wildlife and habitat

Results from the Business Directory

Minnesota Land Trust

Saint Paul, Minnesota

The Minnesota Land Trust protects and restores Minnesota’s most vital natural lands in order to provide wildlife habitat, clean water, outdoor experiences and scenic beauty for generations to come.

2356 University Ave W Ste 240, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55114
Toll Free: (877) 658-5263 or Main: (651) 647-9590 • [email protected]

Douglas County Open Space & Natural Resources

Castle Rock, Colorado

Douglas County Division of Open Space and Natural Resources seeks to enhance the quality of life for residents by protecting wildlife habitat and natural resources in our public and private access properties, trails, his...

100 Third Street, Castle Rock, Colorado 80104
(303) 660-7495 • [email protected]

Community & Neighborhood Improvement Project - Chicago, IL

Chicago, Illinois

Founded on October 22, 2017, the Community and Neighborhood Improvement Project (CNIP) is a non-profit advocacy organization based on Chicago’s far South Side that serves historically underserved neighborhoods by working...

PO Box 439299, Chicago, Illinois 60643


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