Our newsletter on reports to help community leaders better understand energy’s west-wide impacts: Energy and the West.
Archives for 2008
This report on land ownership and the ranching economy in the Okanogan Valley and Eastern Okanogan County focuses on fragmentation and turnover in large, agricultural properties and the effects of these trends.
This report explores the significance of fossil fuel energy development for Colorado with a case study of the implications for the West Slope economy.
Headwaters Economics held a public workshop for the Sequoia National Forest and the public.
This report, a first step toward understanding how paving rural roads impacts land use, reviewed eight projects in western Montana
Headwaters Economics is working with the Tongass Futures Roundtable to better understand Southeast Alaska’s economy.
Headwaters Economics developed historical and forecasted housing data for the High Divide based on county tax assessor records. Download GIS data showing 2013 home counts per Public Land Survey Section.
This report examines how residential development adds to the costs of fighting wildfires, using Montana as a case study.
This report explores the question of whether and how rural, isolated communities can benefit from being gateways to large expanses of public lands.
Newsletter on working with the Tongass Futures Roundtable in Southeast Alaska to analyze the economic challenges and opportunities facing Southeast Alaska.
Our newsletter on how more and more people are building homes in the western “wildland urban interface,” the forested areas where housing borders undeveloped public lands.