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Linking wilderness research and management-volume 3. Recreation fees in wilderness and other public lands: an annotated reading list

Posted date: May 12, 2016
Publication Year: 
2001
Authors: Puttkammer, Annette; Wright, Vita
Publication Series: 
General Technical Report (GTR)
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. RMRS-GTR-79-VOL 3. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 29 p.

Abstract

This annotated reading list provides an introduction to the issue of recreation fees on public lands. With an emphasis on wilderness recreation fees, this compilation of historical and recent publications is divided into the following sections: historical context, arguments for and against fees, pricing mechanisms and the effects of price, public attitudes toward fees, the influence of fees on recreation visitation and use patterns, and methods to estimate fee revenue and determine priorities for expenditures.

Citation

Puttkammer, Annette; Wright, Vita, series ed. 2001. Linking wilderness research and management-volume 3. Recreation fees in wilderness and other public lands: an annotated reading list. Gen. Tech. Rep. RMRS-GTR-79-VOL 3. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 29 p.