The objectives of this study are (1) to compare the
costs of providing camping among different types of U.S.
Forest Service developed campgrounds in Oregon and Washington
and (2) to help determine possible policy implications
regarding future management in relation to costs of providing
the various campground facilities. To meet...
An economic cost analysis of 258 Forest Service developed recreation sites in Region One examined eleven different site types, including campgrounds, picnic grounds, boating and swimming sites, interpretive sites, and information sites. Costs were estimated for planning, facilities, and operation and maintenance. Averaging costs by category showed that, in general,...