Per the Federal Register water resource projects require public input. The nomination of NJ’s Rancoas Creek Water Trail as a National Water Trail is a a water resource project. Robin Madden of NJ State Parks refuses and does all he can to block and thwart public input and civic engagement on the nomination. Its a disgrace and an insult to the long-standing proud traditions of NJ State Parks and civic engagement and public input. See list below that compares his list of salient features w a list of features from public input.