Used strategically, economic methods and data can engage diverse audiences and tell new stories to help local governments make a case for climate adaptation. Case studies help illustrate success in a new report of strategies, methods, and eight types of economic analyses that might be used to support climate adaptation goals.
Counties with federal land and small populations may receive larger Payment in Lieu of Taxes (PILT) payments in a bill working its way through Congress.
CPAW will expand work on land use planning to communities in California, Oregon, Colorado, Florida, and Montana to reduce risk from wildfires.
Download a map of all U.S. public lands, or use our interactive map to see a breakdown of land ownership in your county and generate detailed reports.
Headwaters Economics’ interactive Impact Report highlights its 2019 research, community partners, presentations and reports, news articles and press.