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Factors Influencing Recreational Use of Private WoodlandAuthor(s): Donald F. Dennis; Donald F. Dennis
Source: Res. Note NE-341. Radnor, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 3 p.
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionProbit analysis was used to estimate relationships between the probability that forest land was used for recreation and characteristics of the forest, owner, and surrounding community. Land held by owners with more formal education or those reared in large cities was more likely to be used for recreation while the opposite was true for land held by older owners. Correlations are drawn with other studies and policy implications are discussed briefly.
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CitationDennis, Donald F. 1990. Factors Influencing Recreational Use of Private Woodland. Res. Note NE-341. Radnor, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 3 p.
- The effect of trends in forest and ownership characteristics on recreational use of private forests
- The forest-land owners of Pennsylvania
- The forest-land owners of New Jersey
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