10 national parks cover 9 3 of the land area. The national park service irma portal is a one stop shop for detailed statistics about all nps sites including rocky.
170 700 155 700 judbarra gregory national park whole of park.
National park tourism figures. Elsey national park whole of park. Tourism and recreation have become a major contributor to the economy and employment within snowdonia national park. The snowdonia national park prides itself on being a special part of the country where people come to relax and enjoy a wide range of leisure activities in spectacular surroundings.
The most important key figures provide you with a compact summary of the topic of national park tourism in the u s and take you straight to the corresponding statistics. This ten most visited parks list includes parks from the more than 19 naming designations that currently exist. Traffic counters located on bullita access road joe creek sullivan creek and big horse campgrounds.
National park service visitor use statistics stats 2 7 1 17543 20191220 12 49 45. 3 national parks cover 19 9 of the land area scotland. Tourism facts and figures.
But the current income from many national park tourism licenses tends to contribute to consolidated revenue and not directly to the national park management agencies. 113 000 national parks and similarly protected areas cover approximately 6 of the earth s land surface that s about 149 million square kilometres. Select a state in the map to view national park locations or select a park in the pick list.
Download the steam scarborough tourism economic activity model figures for 2009 2016 here steam report 2009 2016 stay informed sign up to our newsletter and keep up to date with all the latest news events offers and things to do in the park and at the sill. Traffic and pedestrian counters located at bitter springs mataranka thermal pool and john hauser drive. Trends in tourism in the yorkshire dales 2017.
We commission surveys and collate survey data from different source. Department of the interior natural resource stewardship and science. Park purpose to preserve the high elevation ecosystems and wilderness characters of the southern rocky mountains within its borders and to provide the freest recreational use of and access to the park s scenic beauties.
The national park service administers more than 400 national parks across the country of different shapes sizes and purpose. 2 national parks cover 7 2 of the land area. These help us identify what is happening to access recreation diversity visitor management and sustainable tourism in the yorkshire dales national park.
Physical facts and figures land area covered by national parks. National park service u s. Headline steam figures 2015.
It is often argued that tourism provides a potentially benign means to contribute to the running of our parks.