Wednesday, September 15 – Funding

The DNR Forum on recreation is now closed. Thank you to everyone who participated.

“In 2009, the Sustainable Recreation Work Group developed the following recommendations to the Washington State Legislature for sustainable funding and improved access for recreation on DNR-managed lands. Which of these recommendations do you favor? Do you have any other suggestions?”

  • User Fees / Annual Pass
  • Recreational Immunity for DNR
  • Concessionaires
  • Increase the Gas Tax Refund to the Nonhighway and Off-Road
  • Vehicle Activities Program (NOVA)
  • Lottery
  • Reallocate Sales Tax Revenue from Outdoor Sporting Goods
  • New Statutory Trust Lands

Background – Recreation on DNR managed lands