The following report showed up in the latest edition of NARRP's e-newsletter. So what do you think? Could the "measurable values" be applied to open space on National Forests? Seattle Park Value…Continue
"In 2002, the government of Norway launched a program to attract more visitors to their 18 scenic highways designated as “National Tourist Routes” by building a variety of architectural overlooks and rest stops along the way. The 18-year project has already built nearly 120 sites that have been designed by Norway’s best architects."
I read this and think "what could have been?"
Check out the article (filled with some great images) here:…Continue
Courtesy of the Outdoor Industry Association (and NARRP)
Despite a recent drop in the number of state and local ballot initiatives to fund parks, trails, and open space, Americans continue to support recreation infrastructure with their votes and their…Continue
Here are but three of the somber statistics found in the new book: Making Healthy Places: Designing and Building for Health,…Continue
Demographic shift causes state parks to adapt: Hispanic families are using Maryland's parks more frequently and in different ways
Courtesy of baltimoresun.com
By Candus Thomson
When an approaching thunderstorm threatens swimmers at Greenbrier State…