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[ft-l] FTA Website Receives Award

Hello All,

The FTA web site has received Honorable Mention in the State Trails
Organization category from American Trails  in its Website 2003 Contest .
Everyone involved deserves congratulations for your great work in making
the website the valuable tool and information source that is it.

The Florida Office of Greenways and Trails' website also was recognized as
the winner in the State Trails Agency category.  You should visit their
site if you haven't already.  The address is below.

American Trails received nominations of 88 trail-related websites for the
American Trails Website Contest, its first-ever contest to seek out the
best websites in the cyberworld of trails and greenways. American Trails
looked for sites that really make trails come alive, and provide effective
information delivery, support volunteers, and engage the public. In short,
American Trails wants to showcase ways that advocates and agencies are
making a difference for trails. The Winning Websites for 2003 were.

Winning Websites for 2003:

 CATEGORY              WINNING WEBSITE                                           
 ...for State or       ~ The Florida Greenways and FloridaTrails Guide:          
 Provincial trails     www.floridagreenwaysandtrails.com/                        
                       Honorable Mention ~ Wyoming Snowmobile Trails:            
 ...for State or       ~ Texas Offroad Network: www.texasoffroad.net             
 Provincial trails                                                               
                       Honorable Mention ~ The Florida Trail Association:        
 ...for Community      ~ Indy Parks Greenways, Indianapolis, IN:                 
 trails system         www.indygreenways.org                                     
 ...for trails on      ~ Gila National Forest Trails, Arizona:                   
 Federal Lands         www2.srs.fs.fed.us/gilanf/rec/trails                      
 ...for Local Trail    ~ Eastern Trail Alliance: www.EasternTrail.org            
 Organization or Club                                                            
 ...for Designated     ~The Poudre River Trail Corridor: www.poudretrail.org     
 National Recreation                                                             
 Trail site                                                                      
                       Honorable Mention ~ Pigeon Creek Trail System, hosted by  
                       Twin Lakes Bicycle Club: www.norfork.com/cycling/         
 ...for Site Design    ~ The Western Trailbuilders Association:                  
 and Graphics          www.trailbuilders.org                                     
 ...for best use of    ~ "Along the Air Line... " State Park Trail near Hebron,  
 Photographs           Connecticut: www.performance-vision.com/airline/index.htm 
 ...for Trail Tour or  ~ Northeastern Illinois Water Trails:                     
 virtual visit         www.openlands.org/watertrails.asp                         
 ...for Promotion and  ~ Laguna Mountain Volunteer Association, southern         
 Recognition of        California: www.lmva.org                                  
 ...for Individual or  ~ Singletrack.net, Kentucky mountain bike trails:         
 personal trails site  www.Singletrack.net                                       
                       HONORABLE MENTION: ~ Trails of Anchorage, Alaska:         
 ...for trail-related  ~ Katemcy Rocks, Texas:                                   
 Business or Product   http://rock-it-land.com/katemcyrocks/                     
 ...for promotion of   ~ AccessibleTrails.com documents accessible trails in     
 Accessible Trails     Washington and other states: http://AccessibleTrails.com  
 ...for Wildlife and   ~ The Citrus Birding Trail, Florida:                      
 Trails education      www.citrusbirdingtrail.com                                
 ...for Travel and     ~ Pittsburgh to Cumberland Trail includes a trip planning 
 Tourism for trails    guide: www.atatrail.org                                   
 ...for promotion of   ~ The New Hampshire State Trails Bureau: www.nhtrails.org 
 Courtesy and Trail                                                              
 ...for presentation   ~ San Diego Sea to Sea Trail: www.seatoseatrail.org       
 of Plans and                                                                    
 ...for best site for  ~ The Nez Perce National Historic Trail, hosted by the    
 Kids and Families     USDA Forest Service: www.fs.fed.us/npnht/                 



Kent L. Wimmer, AICP
Florida National Scenic Trail Liaison
Florida Trail Association, Inc.
(850) 523-8576 (w)
(850) 523-8578 (fax)
(850) 386-8442 (h)
Mailing address:
USDA Forest Service
National Forests in Florida
325 John Knox Rd, F-100
Tallahassee, FL 32303-4160