2005 Session

Budget Amendments - SB700 (Conference Report)

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Master Plan for Pinnacles State Park (language only)

Item 383 #1c

Item 383 #1c

Natural Resources
Conservation and Recreation, Department of

Page 368, after line 59, insert:
"N.  The Department of Conservation and Recreation shall conduct a study to address the feasibility of establishing day use recreational access and sites along the Clinch River in the vicinity of Pinnacles Natural Area Preserve in Russell County.  This study shall include the feasibility of establishing day use, environmental education and recreational activities, recreational access and park sites along the river, establishing a state or regional park, an examination of the resources that would be necessary to operate the facilities and sites, the availability of land for such facilities and sites and for the addition of land to the existing Pinnacles Natural Area Preserve, and any other conditions that may require review.  The study shall recognize the value of maintaining and enhancing the existing Pinnacle Natural Area Preserve and develop recommendations that shall be compatible with it.  This report shall be provided to the Governor and the Chairmen of the House Appropriations and Senate Finance Committees by no later than December 1, 2005."

(This amendment requires the Department of Conservation and Recreation to study the creation of recreational activities and access sites and day use park opportunities along the Clinch River.)