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The Collaborative Visitor Transportation Survey (CVTS) Generic Clearance is intended for use by participating Federal Land Management Agencies: Bureau of Land Management (BLM), National Park Service (NPS), US Army Core of Engineers (USACE), US Forest Service (USFS), and US Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS). These partners, along with Federal Lands Highway - Western Division (WFL) and the US Department of Transportation Volpe Center (Volpe), submitted and received approval of a generic clearance for visitor transportation surveys.These surveys can be conducted at the national, regional, or unit level for planning purposes.


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Margaret Petrella

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CVTS Generic Clearance - Summary Protocol_3-13-15.docx
“Summary Protocol”
58.8 KB
0596-NEW FLMA Visitor Feedback SupStmt-A v11-04-14-FINAL.docx
“OMB Supporting Statement A”
74.57 KB
0596-NEW FLMA Visitor Feedback SupStmt-B v11-10-14-FINAL.docx
“OMB Supporting Statement B”
42.37 KB
CVTS Best Practices & Guidance V2-3-25-16.pdf
“Best Practices Document”
687.43 KB

Material Request Instructions

If you are interested in submitting a survey under the CVTS Generic Clearance, please follow the instructions in the Summary Protocol. For more detailed information, refer to the Best Practice Guidance. 


This data repository was established to: 1) Create an interagency repository to store CVTS program materials and all materials for transportation surveys created using the CVTS program. 2) Provide all CVTS participating agencies access to the repository and all documents within it. 3) Minimize the data management burden to Federal Land Management Agency staff members


  • FLMA Collaborative Visitor Transportation Survey


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CVTS Generic Clearance

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