Headwaters Economics Graphic
A new report by Headwaters Economics finds three economic measures to be positively associated with protected public lands: per capita income, growth in per capita income, and growth in per capita investment income.
The study finds that, on average, counties with national parks, wilderness, and other forms of protected public lands benefit with increased economic performance.
Logging road landslide into Sullivan Creek bull trout habitat!
Keith Hammer photo.