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photographs of special uses. Special Uses  provides services supporting our national policy and federal land laws by authorizing uses on National Forest System (NFS) land.

Learn more About the Program, the authorizing regulations and laws, the Permit Application Process and joint Forest Service and BLM special uses webpages.


 

Directives for Additional Seasonal or Year-Round Recreation Activities at Ski Areas

 A Federal Register Notice regarding the final directives for additional seasonal or year-round recreation activities at ski areas is scheduled to be published on April 17, 2014. The documents are provided below:



Special Uses Cost Recovery


Advertising and Sponsorship at Concession Sites
Direction Regarding Advertising and Sponsorship at Concession Sites, FSM 2340, effective May 13, 2013. Link to Final Directive Advertising Sponsorship.

Questions and Answers Regarding Advertising and Sponsorship at Concession Sites. Link to Final QA Advertising Sponsorship 04 30 2013.





36 CFR 251.50 Land Uses; Special Uses Requiring an Authorization



CUFFA - Cabin Users Fee Fairness Act of 2000
Procedures for Appraising Recreation Residence Lots and Managing Recreation Residence.
Federal Register Vol. 71, No. 63, April 3, 2006.



Recovery of Costs for Processing Special Use Applications and Monitoring Compliance With Special Use Authorizations.
Federal Register Vol. 71 No. 34, February 21, 2006



Ditch Bill Implementation



Forest Service Outdoor Recreation Accessibility Guidelines


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