Accession Number:

ADA156395

Title:

Summary of the 1983 Campground Receipt Study.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS ENVIRONMENTAL LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1985-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

69.0

Abstract:

The Campground Receipt StudyCRS was established to systematically collect information on visitor characteristics at Corps of Engineers fee campgrounds. This system has proved to be an effective and efficient method of collecting trend data. The system was pretested in 1979, then expanded to include all CRS projects in 1980. Since the creation of the CRS there have been a great many changes in the study procedures, data collection form, and study sites. These changes are described in this report. The main purpose of the report, however, is to describe the 1983 CRS data and the trends in camping use indicated by the CRS data collected from 1981 to 1983. The CRS data represent the best available nationwide sample of descriptive characteristics of vistors to Corps campgrounds. Keywords include Camp sites, Facilities, and Recreation research.

Subject Categories:

  • Sociology and Law

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE