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Recreational impact on wildlands

United States. Forest Service. Pacific Northwest Region.

Recreational impact on wildlands

conference proceedings : October 27-29, 1978, Seattle, Washington

by United States. Forest Service. Pacific Northwest Region.

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Published by Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Region in [Portland, Or.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Forest reserves -- Washington (State) -- Recreational use.,
  • Outdoor recreation -- Washington (State).,
  • Wilderness areas -- Washington (State).

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Ruth Ittner ... [et al.].
    ContributionsUnited States. National Park Service. Pacific Northwest Region.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination341 p. :
    Number of Pages341
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14193898M

    Wilderness or wildlands (usually in the plural) are natural environments on Earth that have not been significantly modified by human activity or any nonurbanized land not under extensive agricultural cultivation. The term has traditionally referred to terrestrial environments, though growing attention is being placed on marine wilderness. Recent maps of wilderness suggest it . Wildland definition is - land that is uncultivated or unfit for cultivation.


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