Research

Our research emphasizes four areas:

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  • Study the nature of population, demographic, lifestyle, immigration, migration, lifestyle and residence trends, and identify the dominant, driving trends.
  • Study demand trends for nature-based outdoor recreation, tourism, natural amenity migration and use of public lands, including wilderness and other protected lands.
  • Study demand trends for nature-based outdoor recreation, tourism, natural amenity migration and use of public lands, including wilderness and other protected lands.
  • Work collaboratively with a variety of science disciplines and a diversity of land policy formulators in the South and Nation to provide a range of policy interpretations of possible and likely societal trends and value shifts.