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RECORD NUMBER: 43 OF 57
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Public access strategy : an agreement commitment report from the Chesapeake Executive Council.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Annapolis, MD. Chesapeake Bay Program.|
|Publisher||Chesapeake Executive Council,|
|Subjects||Chesapeake Bay (Md. and Va.)--Recreational use. ; Conservation of natural resources--Chesapeake Bay (Md. and Va.)|
|Additional Subjects||Recreational facilities ; Land use ; Regional planning ; Chesapeake Bay ; Management ; Public land ; Esthetics ; Parks ; Forest land ; Agreements ; Inventories ; Guidelines ; Virginia ; Maryland ; Pennsylvania ; District of Columbia ;|
|Collation||6 p. ; 28 cm.|
The report discusses Public Access to the Chesapeake Bay, in fullfillment of Public Access Commitment Number 1 of the 1987 Chesapeake Bay Agreement. '...to intensify our efforts to improve and expand public access opportunities being made available by the federal government, the states, and local governments, by developing a strategy, which includes an inventory of current access opportunities by July 1988...'. The report is to be used as guidance, along with other information, to help refine and improve Agreement programs designed to 'promote increased opportunities for public appreciation and enjoyment of the Bay and its tributaries.' The implementation strategies in the report can guide land managers at all levels to strive to acquire and make available adequate resources to improve and maintain access to the Bay including public beaches, parks, and forest lands.
"Chesapeake Bay Program agreement commitment report"--Cover. "July 1988."