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Protected Lands and Outdoor Recreation

Local, state, and national protected lands hold crucial ecological and recreational wealth. RFF experts are assessing the value of public and private lands to help policymakers craft effective funding models and account for trade-offs when considering changes to existing landscapes.

Resources Radio Episode on the National Parks

Listen to Margaret Walls discuss the economics of the National Parks.

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The Outdoor Recreation Economy

Find out how the growing outdoor recreation economy affects public lands.

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