We collect data to answer questions about users of public lands.
Public Land Managers
We involve stakeholders, park partners, and community leaders in the planning, implementation and practical applications of survey projects.
Partnerships and Connections
Who is not visiting the parks? Why? How can parks attract a more racially, ethnically, and economically diverse population of visitors?
Studies in Communities
We provide scientific data that can be used to improve operations, inform short and long-term decisions and plan ahead.
Questions About Park Visitors
Park Studies Unit
The Park Studies Unit at the University of Idaho conducts research to better understand the experiences, opinions, and needs of those who use and those who manage public lands.