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published Oct 13, 1995

Using Partnerships and Cooperation to Get What You Need for Trails

by Skye Ridley with American Trails

Keynote Address to the Arizona State Trails Conference

published Jan 1, 2013

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?

published May 12, 2011

FAQ: Examples of trail development ordinances

by American Trails Staff

A few resources on public access to private land. Always check with your local planning department for zoning requirements.

published Jan 1, 2008

Trails Community: Summerlin in Las Vegas, Nevada

by American Trails Staff

Summerlin is one of three communities from across the nation selected to serve as fitting models for excellence in trails within a private development.

published Dec 19, 2000

How Land Use and Transportation Systems Impact Public Health: An Annotated Bibliography

This literature review discusses how urban form affects public health, specifically through the ways in which the built environment encourages or discourages physical activity levels.

posted Mar 5, 2018

Trails Add Value to New Homes

by Randy Martin with Trailscape

In total, 6.1 million American livelihoods directly depend on outdoor recreation, making it a critical economic sector in the United States.

posted May 7, 2012

Sustaining Communities with Trails and Open Space

by Roger Bell

A retired trailbuilder discusses land and open space.

Results from the Business Directory

Wisconsin Land and Water Conservation Association

Madison, Wisconsin

The Wisconsin Land and Water Conservation Association (WI Land+Water) is a 501(c)3 non-profit, membership organization that supports the efforts of around 450 Land Conservation Committee (LCC) supervisors and 350 conserv...

131 W. Wilson St. #601, Madison, Wisconsin 53703
(608) 441-2677 • [email protected]

Natural Resources Foundation of Wisconsin

Madison, Wisconsin

The Natural Resources Foundation of Wisconsin is a nonprofit 501c3 that was formed in 1986 as declining budgets severely compromised critical programs of Wisconsin’s Department of Natural Resources. With the support of o...

211 S Paterson St Suite 100, Madison, Wisconsin 53703
Toll Free: (866) 734-1485 | Main: (608) 409-3122 • [email protected]

Forest Preserves of Cook County

River Forest, Illinois

People of all ages and interests can relax, get active, or just have fun in the Forest Preserves of Cook County. With thousands of acres to explore and hundreds of events year-round, there are so many ways to get out and...

536 N Harlem Ave, River Forest, Illinois 60305
(800) 870-3666 • [email protected]


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