USDA Forest Service
 

Pacific Southwest Research Station

 

Pacific Southwest Research Station
800 Buchanan Street
West Annex Building
Albany, CA 94710-0011

(510) 559-6300

United States Department of Agriculture Forest Service. USDA logo which links to the department's national site. Forest Service logo which links to the agency's national site.

Programs and Projects

(RWU-4902)

Wildland Recreation and Urban Cultures

Recent Publications

Absher, J.D. 2009. Partnerships and Volunteers in the US Forest Service. In: Klenosky, David B.; Fisher, Cherie LeBlanc, eds. Proceedings of the 2008 Northeastern Recreation Research Symposium; 2008 March 30-April 1; Bolton Landing, NY. Gen. Tech. Rep. NRS-P-42. Newtown Square, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northern Research Station: 110-114.

Absher, James D.; Vaske, Jerry J.; Shelby, Lori B. 2009. Residents' responses to wildland fire programs: a review of cognitive and behavioral studies. Gen. Tech. Rep. PSW-GTR-223. Albany, CA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Research Station. 31 p.

Absher, James D.; Vaske, Jerry J.; Shelby, Lori B. 2009. Residents' responses to wildland fire programs: a review of cognitive and behavioral studies. Proceedings of the International Bushfire Research Conference: Fire, Environment and Society. Adelaide, South Australia. [Available online]

Bricker, K.B.; Winter, P.L.; Schultz, J.R. 2009. USDA Forest Service sustainable recreation and tourism survey results. http://www.health.utah.edu/prt/faculty/USFS_Rec_Sustainability_Study.pdf and http://www.health.utah.edu/prt/faculty/Sust_Rec_notes.pdf. [Available online]

Chavez, D.J. 2009. Youth day in Los Angeles: connecting youth and nature with technology. 2009 Hawaii International Conference on Social Sciences, proceedings. Honolulu, HI; June 4-7. p. 284-293. [Hard copy or PDF available]

Chavez, D. 2009. Youth day in Los Angeles: evaluating the role of technology in children's nature actvities. Children, Youth and Environments, 19(1): 102-124 [Hard copy or PDF available]

Chavez, D.J.; Olson, D.D. 2009. Diverse users of four urban national forests: participation, preferences, and perceptions. 2009 Hawaii International Conference on Social Sciences, proceedings. Honolulu, HI; June 4-7. p. 294-308. [Hard copy or PDF available]

Chavez, Deborah J.; Olson, David D. 2009. Opinions of Latino outdoor recreation visitors at four urban national forests. Environmental Practice 11(4): 263-269. [Hard copy or PDF available]

Chavez, Deborah; Fehr, John. 2009. Planning for Youth Day-Planting the SEED to Get Youth Outdoors in Nature. 2300-Recreation Mgmt, 0923 1801-SDTDC. San Dimas, CA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, National Technology & Development Program. 35 p.

Chavez, Deborah J.; Tynon, Joanne, F. 2009. A synthesis of five nationwide studies: perceptions of law enforcement and investigations in the USDA Forest Service. Res. Paper PSW-RP-260. Albany, CA: Pacific Southwest Research Station, Forest Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture; 19 p.

Grulke, N.E.; Minnich, R.A.; Paine, T.D.; Seybold, S.J.; Chavez, D.; Fenn, M.E.; Riggan, P.J.; Dunn, A. 2009. Air pollution increases forest susceptibility to wildfires: A case study in the San Bernardino Mountains in Southern California. In: A. Bytnerowicz; M. Arbaugh; A. Riebau; C. Andersen (eds.). Developments in Environmental Science, Vol. 8. Elsevier B.V. ISSN: 1474-8177; p. 365-403.

Jun, Jinhee; Kyle, Gerard T.; Absher, James D.; Hammitt, William E. 2009. Reassessing the causal structure of enduring involvement. In: Klenosky, David B.; Fisher, Cherie LeBlanc, eds. Proceedings of the 2008 Northeastern Recreation Research Symposium; 2008 March 30-April 1; Bolton Landing, NY. Gen. Tech. Rep. NRS-P-42. Newtown Square, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northern Research Station: 194-199.

Kling, J. 2009. The changing faces of forest recreation. Science Perspective PSW-SP-012. Albany, CA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Research Station. 6 p.

Kyle, Gerard T.; Shafer, Scott; Schuett, Michael; Tseng, Yung Ping; Bradle, Tim; Richardson, Jim; Graefe, Alan; Absher, James; Ivy, Mark. 2009. A Study of Recreational Boating on Lake Travis, Texas. Austin, TX: Lower Colorado River Authority. 127p. [Please inquire about availability]

Kyle, Gerard T.; Shafer, Scott; Schuett, Michael; Tseng, Yung Ping; Bradle, Tim; Richardson, Jim; Graefe, Alan; Absher, James; Ivy, Mark. 2009. A Study of Recreational Boating on Lake Travis, Texas APPENDICES. Austin, TX: Lower Colorado River Authority. 154p. [Please inquire about availability]

Kyle, Gerard T.; Shafer, Scott; Schuett, Michael; Tseng, Yung Ping; Bradle, Tim; Richardson, Jim; Graefe, Alan; Absher, James; Ivy, Mark. 2009. A Study of Recreational Boating on Lake Lyndon B. Johnson, Texas. Austin, TX: Lower Colorado River Authority. 111p. [Please inquire about availability]

Kyle, Gerard T.; Shafer, Scott; Schuett, Michael; Tseng, Yung Ping; Bradle, Tim; Richardson, Jim; Graefe, Alan; Absher, James; Ivy, Mark. 2009. A Study of Recreational Boating on Lake LBJ, Texas APPENDICES. Austin, TX: Lower Colorado River Authority. 131p. [Please inquire about availability]

Kyle, Gerard T.; Shafer, Scott; Schuett, Michael; Tseng, Yung Ping; Bradle, Tim; Richardson, Jim; Graefe, Alan; Absher, James; Ivy, Mark. 2009. A Study of Recreational Boating on Lake Austin, Texas. Austin, TX: Lower Colorado River Authority. 77p. [Please inquire about availability]

Kyle, Gerard T.; Shafer, Scott; Schuett, Michael; Tseng, Yung Ping; Bradle, Tim; Richardson, Jim; Graefe, Alan; Absher, James; Ivy, Mark. 2009. A Study of Recreational Boating on Lake Austin, Texas APPENDICES. Austin, TX: Lower Colorado River Authority. 65p. [Please inquire about availability]

Li, C.; Absher, J.D.; Zinn, H.C.; Graefe, A.R.; Chick, G.E. 2009. A Multi-Ethnic Comparison of Perceptions of Forest Recreation Service Quality. Journal of Tourism and Leisure Studies 15(3): 213-238. [Hard copy or PDF available]

Roberts, N.S.; Chavez, D.J.; Lara, B.M.; Sheffield, E.A. 2009. Serving culturally diverse visitors to forests in California: a resource guide. Gen. Tech. Rep. PSW-GTR-222. Albany, CA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Research Station. 76 p.

Wilhelm Stanis, S.A.; Schneider, I.E.; Chavez, D.J.; Shinew, K.J. 2009. Visitor constraints to physical activity in park and recreation areas: differences by race and ethnicity. Journal of Park and Recreation Administration 27(3): 78-95. [Hard copy or PDF available]

Wilhelm Stanis, S.A.; Schneider, I.E.; Shinew, K.J.; Chavez, D.J.; Vogel, M.C. 2009. Physical Activity and the Recreation Opportunity Spectrum: Differences in Important Site Attributes and Perceived Constraints. Journal of Park and Recreation Administration 27(4): 73-91. [Hard copy or PDF available]

Winter, P.L.; Burn, S.M. 2010. Fostering Sustainable Operations in a Natural Resource Management Agency: Insights from the Field. Journal of Forestry 108(2): 86-92. [Hard copy or PDF available]

Winter, P.L.; Wordell, T. A. 2009. An evaluation of the Predictive Services Program. Fire Management Today 69(4): 27-32. [Hard copy or PDF available]

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