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Could Outdoor Recreation Benefit from Climate Change? A Podcast with Casey Wichman

Jan 31, 2018 | Peter Nelson, Casey J. Wichman

In a new podcast, RFF Fellow Casey Wichman discusses recent research with Nathan Chan on the impacts of climate change on outdoor recreation. Wichman and Chan employed a dataset of 27 million bike-share trips within 16 North American cities for their study which finds that an expected increase in warm weather days will likely produce outdoor recreation benefits.

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