Accession Number:

ADA099242

Title:

Cape Code Canal, Massachusetts Design Memorandum. Master Plan for the Development of the Recreation Resources.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

CORPS OF ENGINEERS WALTHAM MA NEW ENGLAND DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

129.0

Abstract:

This Master Plan recommends the following courses of action to solve the major problems associated with the recreational use of Cape Cod Canal related government lands 1 A major renovation of the Herring Run area including a visitor center to provide a focal point for visitor information. 2 An overall program to preserve and restore scenic qualities through landscaping, removal of power line intrusions where feasible, nature trail lay-out and new plantings at key locations. 3 In cooperation with the Town of Bourne, expansion and improvement at Bourne Scenic Park. 4 A new Sign and interpretive program to direct and acquaint the public with the history, use and varied outdoor recreation vailable at the Cape Cod Canal. 5 Replacement of present police uniforms for employees on patrol with a green ranger type uniform. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE