Primary Issue: Seasonal/Weather Issues
Many Federal lands experience changes in visitor patterns
and traffic levels due to seasonal effects, or the weather
in general. The following image shows an example of snow
coach in a Federal land. Access to this Federal land has
continued through the use of different infrastructure (equipment).
There are various potential solutions to address seasonal
and weather issues. These include infrastructure solutions
to limit or permit travel, ITS solutions to inform travelers
of weather or seasonal closures, transit solutions to allow
access, and policy solutions that manage the Federal land
in all seasons. The following links let you view the Fact
Sheets which provide detailed information on the possible
solutions relating to these issues.
Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS)