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posted Aug 5, 2019

Planning Trails With Wildlife in Mind - Wildlife and Trails Primer

by American Trails Staff

The Primer provides discussion of broad wildlife topics, plus key concepts and rules of thumb to help with trail planning and management.

categories: Wildlife and Environment
tags: wildlife and habitat

posted May 22, 2018

Nature Trail Development on Small Acreages

by University of Arkansas

The purpose of this publication is to provide an introduction to trail design for those who intend to develop trails for nature walking, hiking, horseback riding or ATVs on less than 40 acres. Some technical aspects are presented for those planning to expend resources for constructing trails such as around schoolyards or community facilities or as part of a wildlife enterprise.

categories: Wildlife and Environment
tags: nature trail, sustainable trails

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: Wildlife and Environment
tags: wildlife and habitat

posted Sep 10, 2018

Mori Point project restores trails as well as habitat

by American Trails Staff

Ponds for the threatened California red-legged frog were built along with new trails for recreation and interpretation at Mori Point along the San Mateo Coast near the town of Pacifica.

categories: Wildlife and Environment
tags: wildlife and habitat, partnerships

posted Sep 10, 2018

New Trails for a Significant Texas Playa Wildlife Preserve

by American Trails Staff

Design for trail system provides wildlife viewing and teaches about playa resources.

categories: Wildlife and Environment
tags: wildlife and habitat, nature trail

posted Sep 8, 2018

Wildlife And Trails Primer - I. What happens to plants near trails

by American Trails Staff

Encouraging visitors to stay on the trail is the most important issue, and is made easier by providing attractive, well-designed trail systems. Managers should also identify populations of plants that have been designated as threatened, endangered, or sensitive.

categories: Wildlife and Environment
tags: wildlife and habitat

posted Sep 8, 2018

Wildlife and Trails Checklist — Step B: Considering alternatives

by American Trails Staff

The checklist focuses specifically on wildlife issues of trail planning and is designed to mirror comprehensive planning processes.

categories: Wildlife and Environment
tags: wildlife and habitat


posted Sep 8, 2018

Wildlife And Trails Primer - Part G. A site’s existing impacts

by American Trails Staff

Assessing the amount of human disturbance already along a potential trail alignment can help set more real- istic wildlife goals for a trail project. Trail alignments may pass through one or more of the general levels of modification along a gradient from urban to pristine.

categories: Wildlife and Environment
tags: wildlife and habitat


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RiversEdge West

RiversEdge West advances the restoration of riparian lands through education, collaboration and technical assistance.


Colorado

Richland County Conservation

County government office in Columbia, South Carolina. The Conservation Division of the Community Planning and Development Department works directly with the Commissioners of the Richland Soil and Water Conservation Dist...

American Trails Member


2020 Hampton St, Rm 2083, Columbia 29204

Pennsylvania Land Trust Association

The Pennsylvania Land Trust Association envisions future generations enjoying—undiminished—Pennsylvania’s natural areas and open spaces.


119 Pine Street, 1st floor, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17101
717.230.8560

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