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Unformatted text preview: Ch. 9 Federal Government Eight Basic Functions 1.Direct management of outdoor recreation resource: . Federal government owns 34% of total US land area. 2.Conservation and resource reclamation : restoring land that has been damaged (open pit mining). 3.Open space & park development : funds state and local park acquisition and recreation development. 4.Direct programs of recreation participation : provide direct recreation opportunities (NPS). Eight Basic Functions 5. Advisory and financial assistance : technical advice for recreation planning and development (1958 Outdoor Recreation Resources Review Commission, ORRRC; 1985 Presidents Commission on Americans Outdoors, PCAO. 6. Promotion of recreation as an economic function : tourism promotion. 7. Research and technical assistance : for outdoor recreation, needs for special populations and land use. 8. Regulations and standards: Federal standards for: clean water and air; watershed; pollution controls and American with Disabilities Act ADA. United States Forest Service (USFS)...
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This note was uploaded on 02/10/2011 for the course LEI 2181 taught by Professor Beland during the Spring '11 term at University of Florida.

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