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Planning Trails With Wildlife In Mind - CASE STUDIES and PROJECTS

See examples of trail design in habitat areas, techniques for managing visitors, trail system planning, habitat restoration, trails as part of habitat conservation, and education on the value of wildlife and habitat.

by American Trails Staff

Published September 2018

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Designing Sustainable Off-Highway Vehicle Trails

Proper management of off-highway vehicle (OHV) trails is one of the most important tasks for trail managers today.

Hiking, mountain biking and equestrian use in natural areas

A recreation ecology literature review

Sustaining Wildlife With Recreation on Public Lands

A Synthesis of Research Findings, Management Practices, and Research Needs

Are horses responsible for introducing non-native plants along forest trails in the eastern United States?

Horses have been suggested to be an important source for the introduction of non-native plant species along trails, but the conclusions were based on anecdotal evidence.