tag: environment


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posted Jan 24, 2018

Design and Management for Backcountry Horse Trails

by Jim Murphy with Back Country Horsemen of America

Trail conflict occurs: among different user groups, among different users within the same group, and as a result of factors not related to a users' trail activities.

  • tags: equestrian, wilderness, environment
categories: Design and Building, Management and Maintenance


posted Jul 24, 2018

FAQ: Vegetation under boardwalks

by American Trails Staff

Avoiding plant growth

  • tags: faq, maintenance, bridges, environment
categories: Management and Maintenance

posted Jul 23, 2018

Planning Trails with Wildlife in Mind

by American Trails Staff

A list of key words, concepts, and terms used in the study of wildlife habitat and outdoor recreation.

  • tags: wildlife, birding, environment, habitat, nature trail
categories: Funding and Planning

posted Jul 17, 2018

FAQ: Trash on trails

by American Trails Staff

Solutions to trash on trails

  • tags: faq, volunteers, environment
categories: Management and Maintenance, Volunteers

posted Jul 1, 2018

Educating trail users: advice for planning interpretive trail signs and exhibits

by California State Parks, Statewide Trails Section

It’s up to you as a park steward to instill a sense of appreciation for the story that needs to be told – interpretive theme and messages of the trail must be well planned.

  • tags: wildlife, environment, interpretation, signage, habitat
categories: Design and Building, Interpretive Design

posted Jun 7, 2018

Adventure Tourism Park and OHV Trail System Plan

A plan for a series of unique trail systems developed in Knott County, Kentucky. The System includes trails and horseback riding, ATV’s, elk/wildlife viewing, hiking, walking and mountain biking always keeping in mind the three major priorities: safety, protecting the environment, and developing a multiple use trail system in which the trails do not conflict.

  • tags: tourism, ohv, safety, environment, conflict
categories: Funding and Planning

posted May 16, 2018

Horses in Ecological Reserves

by American Trails Staff

The perception of horse impacts in ecological reserves.

  • tags: equestrian, preservation, environment, surfaces
categories: Management and Maintenance

posted May 16, 2018

Land Ethics for Equestrian Trail Users

Increasing numbers of equestrians on public lands require more awareness of impacts.

  • tags: equestrian, preservation, environment
categories: General Interest

posted May 16, 2018

Trail Horse Users: A Perspective on Progress

Equestrian trail users are awakening to the fact that we are recreating largely on public lands owned by more than 300 million citizens.

  • tags: equestrian, environment
categories: Advocacy and Promotion, Partnerships