Parks Directory of The United States, 8th Ed.
- Author/Editor: Pearline Jaikumar
- Binding: Hardcover
- Trim Size: 8 ½ x 11
- Page Count: 1100
- Publication Date: Dec 2021
- ISBN: 978-0-7808-2011-1
- List Price: $216.00
Parks Directory of the United States, 7th Edition, is a one-stop, comprehensive reference source to nearly 5,300 national and state parks and other designated recreational, scenic, and historic areas in the United States and Canada. The directory includes parks, forests, wildlife refuges, and recreation areas administered by the National Park Service, the U.S. Forest Service, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the Federal Highway Administration, state and municipal park agencies, and Parks Canada.
In addition to parks, this directory also covers national scenic byways, major urban parks, historic sites, battlefields, monuments, forests, preserves, memorials, seashores, trails, and other designated recreational areas. Descriptive listings for more than 300 park and conservation organizations are also provided. For more information about some of the coverage offered in Parks Directory of the United States, 7th Edition, please see the Sample Pages.
Parks Directory provides up-to-date information for each site, including contact information, acreage, location, established date, facilities, activities, special features, and entrance pass programs, job, career, and volunteer opportunities are also highlighted. Many entries include such specialized information as primary wildlife, habitat, common species, and environmental issues.