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Self-issued wilderness permits as a use measurement system

Robert C. Lucas

Self-issued wilderness permits as a use measurement system

by Robert C. Lucas

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station in Ogden, Utah .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wilderness area users,
  • Wilderness areas -- Montana -- Spanish Peaks Primitive Area

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobert C. Lucas and Thomas J. Kovalicky.
    SeriesResearch paper INT -- 270.
    ContributionsKovalicky, Thomas J., Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station (Ogden, Utah)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination18 p. :
    Number of Pages18
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17652537M

      Currently wilderness permits are self issued and free of charge at the visitor center closest to your trailhead. We work through applications in the order that they arrive. Due to the Parks ongoing response to the COVID pandemic, the wilderness office is working with limited staff. We are still processing permit applications. pacific northwest wilderness. National Wilderness Preservation System whether we name them specifically or not, as opposed to land that has a wild quality but is not designated or managed as Wilderness. Self-issued Wilderness permits help us understand visitor use.

    Soda Mountain Wilderness (Section 1/B) – Permits not required. Sky Lakes Wilderness (Section 2/C) – Permits not required. Mount Thielsen Wilderness (Section 3) – Permits not required. Diamond Peak Wilderness (Section 3/D) – Self-issue permits at Summit Lake, Pengra Pass. Deschutes National Forest (Section 4/E) – Self-issue permits at Willamette Pass. Outdoors Crowded Three Sisters Wilderness. Hikers explore the summit of South Sister, west of Bend, in this photo. Forestry officials are considering changes to possibly limit use .

      In , ab visitors were recorded at the South Sister, Green Lakes and Moraine Lake area, based on wilderness permits filled out. That number dramatically increased to ab in Understanding wilderness use and users is essential for effective wilderness management, most of which is manage-ment of recreational use. Use and user research is less common now than a decade or two ago, although problems have multiplied and intensified as the wilderness system has expanded. Similarities in use and especially users are we com-.


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Self-issued wilderness permits as a use measurement system by Robert C. Lucas Download PDF EPUB FB2

Title. Self-issued wilderness permits as a use measurement system / Related Titles. Related/Analytical: Self issued wilderness permits as a use measurement system. Series: Research paper INT ; By. Lucas, Robert C. Kovalicky, Thomas J.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lucas, Robert C. Self-issued wilderness permits as a use measurement system. Ogden, Utah: Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Self-issued wilderness permits as a use measurement system / Robert C.

Lucas and Thomas J. Kovalicky. By Robert C. Lucas. Abstract. 18 p. Topics: Wilderness area users., Wilderness areas--Montana--Spanish Peaks Primitive Area.

Publisher: Ogden, Utah: U.S Author: Robert C. Lucas. Self-issued wilderness permits as a use measurement system / By Robert C. Lucas, Thomas J. Kovalicky and Mont.) Forestry Sciences Laboratory (Missoula. Cite. BibTex; Full citation; Abstract.

no Topics: Montana. Self-issued wilderness permits as a use measurement system / By Robert C. Lucas, Thomas J. Kovalicky and Mont.) Forestry Sciences Laboratory (Missoula.

Topics: Montana, Spanish Peaks Wilderness, Visitors, Wilderness areas. Keywords: National Wilderness Preservation System, visitation, visitor use, visitor use estimation Penny S. Reynolds is Assistant Professor of Com- parative Physiology at the University of Richmond, by: A self-issued non-competitive permit is available October 16 - May Wild section float permit regulations are uniform throughout the year, requiring fire pans and toilet systems.

While the permit system helps track and regulate use, keeping this remote wilderness untrammeled by man, you, the user, must learn and practice Leave No Trace ethics.

As wilderness areas become more popular, a computerized permit tracking system allows greater accuracy and efficiency. An example of Infra’s use in a computerized wilderness permit system can be found at the Inyo National Forest in California.

Figure 2—The Visitor Use Reservation and Permit template. Wilderness permits are required year-round for all overnight trips in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks' wilderness.

Outside the quota season: Wilderness permits are self-issued, free of charge and not subject to quota limits. They can be obtained at anytime from dropboxes located outside of Visitor Centers/Permit Stations.

The quota season has ended. Free wilderness permits are required year-round for backpacking or any other overnight stays in the Yosemite Wilderness. A wilderness permit is not required for day hikes (unless hiking to Half Dome) or for staying in lodging facilities and frontcountry campgrounds.

Wilderness permits are only issued to a limited number people for each trailhead in order to provide outstanding.

Self-issued wilderness permits as a use measurement system. Ogden, Utah: Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File.

WO AMENDMENT EFFECTIVE DATE: 01/22/ DURATION: This amendment is effective until superseded or removed. Page 2 of 55 FSM - RECREATION, WILDERNESS, AND RELATED RESOURCE MANAGEMENTFile Size: KB. Direct all questions regarding Wilderness permits to the Mill Creek Ranger Station () The San Gorgonio Wilderness Association does NOT issue permits.

Please allow a minimum of five days to process your permit. Wilderness permit requests are accepted up to 90 days in advance. Since there are campsite quotas (limits) we encourage you. Re: self-issued permits at wilderness access points. Post by richlong8» Fri pm My recent trip to Red Mt.

Basin, they put the permit in the nightbox for me, so we could leave early the next morning without red tape. wilderness permit subject to daily entry quotas for each trail. Day hikes do not require a permit, except for Mount Whitney (see page 12 for more details).

Wilderness permits are only issued at the visitor center or permit station closest to the trailhead (see pages 6, ). Option value is estimated for the Washakie Wilderness, northwest Wyoming, USA, using the contingent valuation technique.

Consumer surplus, the traditional measure of economic value, is estimated separately and compared with option value. Several populations are tested, including Washakie visitors, Yellowstone National Park visitors, and residents from four Cited by: Introduction About 27 percent of wilderness managers use some form of visitor-use reporting system (fiscal year Infra- WILD reporting).

In some instances, this information is collected through self-issued, mandatory wilderness permits; in others, it is collected through voluntary self- registration (figure 1). Monitoring visitor use in backcountry and wil-derness: a review of methods.

Gen. Tech. Rep. PSW- agency issued permits, self-issued permits, visitor registration, coverage of the wilderness system and its use has been uneven, and managers still feel a.

(One strategy, which fast hikers can use, is to day-hike, without a permit, from Happy Isles to Tuolumne on the day before you enter the wilderness at TM, on a permit. That would require hiking more than 25 miles in a day, including a healthy amount of climbing, but for many it is a viable option.).

The individual may be anyone within the company who has been properly trained on the use and preparation of Self-Issuing permits and understands the policies and procedures concerning Self-Issuing permits. In all cases, the company to whom the permits are issued to is responsible for proper use and preparation of Self-Issuing permits.

Among the proposed changes, the Forest Service is proposing a permit-based quota system at 30 of the 80 trailheads across the Mount Jefferson, Mount Washington and Three Sisters wilderness areas.is your source for discovering and experiencing America's federal recreation activities and outdoor adventures.Walk-in permits are free of Devils Postpile Ranger Station does not issue reservation or walk-in wilderness permits.

Permits can be issued for the day of entry or the day before (starting at am). Backcountry users interested in obtaining a reservation must use the online reservation system.