Tableau Foundation

Climate Action

Understanding our changing planet and advocating for a sustainable future

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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.

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Who pays, who benefits?


Mining coal in federal land

Explore the socioeconomics of the federal coal leasing.


Riding the oil & gas boom

See how oil and gas taxes impact local governments.


Living in the line of fire

Learn how wildfire threatens the western U.S. economy.

Explore Tableau Foundation's work with Headwaters Economics
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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.

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Tracking Progress to 2030

Tableau Foundation has aligned its grantmaking to United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Learn more about the targets and indicators we're tracking with partners as we make progress toward the goal of Climate Action.

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