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    Author(s): David N. Cole
    Date: 2005
    Source: In: Cole, David N., comp. Computer simulation modeling of recreation use: current status, case studies, and future directions. Gen. Tech. Rep. RMRS-GTR-143. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. p. 17-70
    Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
    Station: Rocky Mountain Research Station
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    Description

    Computer simulation models can be usefully applied to many different outdoor recreation situations. Model outputs can also be used for a wide variety of planning and management purposes. The intent of this chapter is to use a collection of 12 case studies to illustrate how simulation models have been used in a wide range of recreation situations and for diverse planning and management applications.

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    Citation

    Cole, David N. 2005. Case studies of simulation models of recreation use. In: Cole, David N., comp. Computer simulation modeling of recreation use: current status, case studies, and future directions. Gen. Tech. Rep. RMRS-GTR-143. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. p. 17-70

    Keywords

    computer simulation, park planning, recreation management, simulation modeling, outdoor recreation situations

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