Wisconsin State Park System Economic Impact
Ice Age Trail - This site is a one-stop source for news and information, maps, events and volunteer
opportunities and more about the Ice Age Trail in Wisconsin. Also included are links for the trail's companion project, the Ice Age National Scientific Reserve.
Superior Hiking Trail Association - The Superior Hiking Trail Association is a member supported non-profit corporation whose mission is to provide the human and financial resources to build, promote, maintain, protect and preserve a hiking trail along the ridgeline of the North Shore of Lake Superior.
Wisconsin Stewardship Network - The Wisconsin Stewardship Network says "a union of conservationists and environmentalists working cooperatively is far more likely to capture the public's ear and the minds of elected officials than any lone voice."
American Trails - American Trails is the only national, nonprofit organization working on behalf of ALL trail
interests. American Trails' members want to create and protect America's network of interconnected trails. We support local, regional, and long-distance trails and greenways, whether they be in
backcountry, rural, or urban areas. Our goal is to support America's trails by finding common ground and promoting cooperation among all trail interests. We're involved in everything from training
trails advocates to providing increased trail opportunities for individuals with disabilities.
National Transportation Enhancements Clearinghouse - The National Transportation Enhancements Clearinghouse (NTEC) porvides timely and accurate information necessary to make well-informed decisions about transportation enhancements.
Rails to Trails Conservancy - The largest rails organization in the United States, and the only one devoted to converting unused rail corridors to multi-use trails.
Trails and Greenways Clearinghouse - The Trails and Greenways Clearinghouse provides technical assistance, information resources and referrals to trail and greenway advocates and developers across the nation. Services are free and available to individuals, government agencies, communities, grassroots organizations and anyone else who is seeking to create or manage trails and greenways.
Bicycle Federation of Wisconsin - Bicycling Makes Better Communities. Check out their website for more information.
Earth Tomorrow - Earth Tomorrow is an innovative environmental
education and leadership program for high school educators and students. It calls itself "an important component of our work to build more sustainable communities."
NWF Backyard Wildlife Habitat - The Backyard Wildlife Habitat program was begun in 1973 by the National Wildlife Federation to encourage individuals who garden for wildlife. The program encourages everyone - homeowner, teacher, community leader - to plan their landscape with the needs of wildlife in mind. More than 27,445 sites are certified in the program, including many in the Fox Cities.
WE BIKE, etc. - WE BIKE, etc. is a consulting company located in Green Bay, Wisconsin that specializes in the areas of engineering, education, enforcement, and encouragement for walking, bicycling and healthy communities. Established in 1993, WE BIKE conducts business nationally.
East Central Safe Routes to School
Links from the "Mean Streets Report" a part of the Surface Transportation Policy Project
Places to Start
Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center
National Center for Bicycling and Walking
Active Living Network
American Volkssport Association
Federal Highway Administration Bicycle and Pedestrian Program
Federal Highway Administration Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety Research
Federal Highway Administration’s Design Guidance for Accommodating Bicycle
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Pedestrian Safety Programs
Smart Growth America
WalkBoston (Boston, MA)
Pedestrians Educating Drivers on Safety (PEDS) (Atlanta, GA)
Transportation Alternatives (New York, NY)
Right of Way
Tri-State Transportation Campaign (New York-New Jersey-Connecticut)
National SAFE KIDS Campaign
Project for Public Spaces
Walkable Communities, Inc.
American Planning Association
American Public Transportation Association
Association of Bicycle and Pedestrian Professionals
Institute for Transportation Engineers
American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials
Transportation Research Board
Resources for Communities
Active Living by Design
Fehr and Peers Associates, Inc. Traffic Calming website
Institute of Transportation Engineers' Traffic Calming Library
Victoria Transport Policy Institute Online Transportation Demand Encyclopedia
Surface Transportation Policy Project