عنوان مقاله [English]
The present research studies factors affecting the amount of citizens' willingness to participate in operational activities inTehran’s forest parks. This study was a correlational research adopting such a design. The statistical population consisted of users ofTehranforest parks (Chitgar, Lavizan, Taleghani and Sorkhehesar) out of which 202 users were selected using simple random sampling method. A questionnaire was used to collect the data. The findings revealed that understanding of forest park`s functions and citizen`s attitude toward participation are quite effective in people participation`s willingness to participate. The results show that there is significant relationship between the willingness to participate in operational and managerial activities.