The value of conservation
How parks create jobs
Headwaters Economics advocates the benefits of land preservation by sharing spending, jobs, and income data from communities near national monuments and parks.
Explore a state-by-state analysis of the economic benefits of land preservation.Explore the viz
Bringing federal energy development data to life
Over the last decade, the lifecycle emissions associated with these publicly-owned fossil fuel resources amounted to approximately 20% of all U.S. greenhouse gas emissions.
To help illustrate to the public the hidden impacts of coal, oil, and gas production on federal lands, The Wilderness Society used Tableau to build the Federal Lands Emissions Accountability Tool (FLEAT). Read how The Wilderness Society is using data to track emissions extracted on public lands and visualizations to advocate for change at the federal, state, and community level.Read More