Summary: Outdoor Recreational Use of Man-Made Lakes

  1. William C. Ackermann,
  2. Gilbert F. White,
  3. E.B. Worthington and
  4. J. Loreena Ivens
  1. G. Douglas Hofe Jr.

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM017p0769

Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects

Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects

How to Cite

Hofe, G. D. (1973) Summary: Outdoor Recreational Use of Man-Made Lakes, in Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects (eds W. C. Ackermann, G. F. White, E.B. Worthington and J. L. Ivens), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM017p0769

Author Information

  1. Bureau of Outdoor Recreation, U.S. Department of the Interior, Washington, D.C. 20240

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1973

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900179

Online ISBN: 9781118664117

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Keywords:

  • Legislation;
  • Man-made lakes;
  • Outdoor recreation;
  • Tourism;
  • Water resource developments

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Outdoor Recreation in River Basin Planning and Development

  • Recreation Use of Man-Made Lakes

  • Economic Impact of Tourism at Man-Made Lakes

  • Problems and Opportunities

  • CONCLUSION