— Western counties once dependent on timber today perform similarly to like-sized counties. Three case studies outline economic lessons from counties that weathered the timber transition.read moreof Lessons from the Timber Transition
— Western counties are experiencing a wide disparity in youth migration. While some are attracting and keeping young adults and families, others are struggling.read moreof Youth Migration in the West
— While national poverty rates dropped in the last year, the county-level picture is mixed.read moreof Which Counties Saw Significant Changes in Poverty Rates?
— Explore socioeconomic and land use trends in the western eleven states.read moreof West-Wide Economic Atlas