Newsletter: June 2015

Our latest research on the updated EPS, economic impacts of National Park Service units, better planning to reduce wildfire risk, the latest county payments and projections, and the new website.

Research Update

EPS logo for newsletterCreate Economic Profiles Online
The Economic Profile System is now web based. Free and easy-to-use, EPS allows you to create custom profiles for communities, counties, and states in Excel, PDF, or Word formats.

Visitors at Old Faithful2014 Economic Impact of Every National Park Service Unit
This updated data visualization shows visits, resulting spending, and the jobs and income created in gateway communities for every National Park Service unit.

scenic view of  Summit County, ColoradoBetter Planning to Reduce Wildfire Risk
Wildfires pose a growing threat to many communities. This Summit County, CO case study has lessons for how communities can reduce risk through improved land use policies and tools.

county payments mapCounty Payments: Latest Payments and Projections
New interactive maps for every county show latest federal land payments and future projections.

image of new website for newsletterNew Website Easier to Use
Headwaters Economics has launched a new website to make it easier to access our research on community development and land development decisions in the West.