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  • n. Recreation that wrecks or significantly harms the environment, for example running off-road vehicles through ecologically sensitive areas and damaging plant and animal habitat, or running boats especially modified to make large wakes in narrow watercourses causing bank erosion.


Blend of wreck and recreation (Wiktionary)


  • But the wreckreation constituency is smaller and "redder," but perhaps more vociferous, than the wilderness constituency.

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  • Codifying the Roadless Rule and leaving us with more or less what we have today, one-third of our national forests open to all forms of muscle-powered recreation and two-thirds devoted to motorized wreckreation.

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