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GEOG 458 - People, Parks, & Protected Areas

This guide provides information resources for the study and management of landscapes, recreation, and nature conservation.

Recreation & Tourism

Did you know there are over 2,000 recreational sites to visit in the United States?  Use this FAQ to learn about these sites and what kind of pass you need.

Oceans, Coasts, & Seashores - the National Parks Service provides information about these recreational sites.

Recreation.Gov  is a fairly comprehensive executive branch website designed to help you discover and book trips to all of America's public places. It is sponsored by many government agencies: BLM, FHWA,  FS, FWS, NARA, NOAA, NPS, SI, TVA, USBR, and USACE.

Recreational Areas & Activities - explore outdoor activities such as camping, hiking, fishing, and wildlife refuges plus get passes to parks, lakes, and other recreational sites.