Leisure and the countryside in Scotland

a report on the results for Scotland of the National Survey of Countryside Recreation Monitor, 1980, made available by the Countryside Commission. by S. Mackenzie

Publisher: Countryside Commission for Scotland in Perth

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A survey of countryside recreation enjoyed by people resident in Great Britain was carried out duringand this report presents the main findings for Scotland. A comparison is made of the data for Scotland with those for England and Wales. The results indicate that for people in Scotland informal recreation in the countryside has a special appeal compared with other outdoor activities.

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