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Transit Vehicles for National Parks: Selection Factors and Technologies U.S. National Park Service

Transit Vehicles for National Parks: Selection Factors and Technologies

U.S. National Park Service

Published April 28th 2014
ISBN : 9781499123722
Paperback
64 pages
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Increasingly, national parks are purchasing and operating buses and other alternative transportation vehicles to transport visitors to and from or within park boundaries. Selecting alternative transportation vehicles is a complex, multi-facetedMoreIncreasingly, national parks are purchasing and operating buses and other alternative transportation vehicles to transport visitors to and from or within park boundaries. Selecting alternative transportation vehicles is a complex, multi-faceted process that involves the careful analysis of numerous factors. This material in this report originally was developed as a primer to orient park superintendents and transportation managers who participated in an Alternative Transportation Vehicle Workshop held March, 2002 in Estes Park, CO. It provides useful information and supplements Volume 1 (Candidate Vehicle Technologies) of the Federal Lands Alternative Transportation Systems Study.1 This updated version contains the essentially the same material provided to the workshop participants.