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Michael Bowker

Emeritus Research Social Scientist
Integrating Human and Natural Systems
320 Green Street
Athens, GA 30602-2044
United States
Phone
706-559-4271
Current Research

Recreation demand; benefit valuation of recreation and wilderness; impacts of recreation on local economies; wildlife-fishery management economics; recreation use, user fees, policy; recreation forecasting.

Education
  • Texas A&M University, Ph.D., Ag & Resource Econ., 1987
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Research Highlights

Study Projects Outdoor Recreation Levels in the United States to 2060

Year: 2012
Changes in climate, socioeconomic conditions, and land use, along with population growth will affect future outdoor recreation activity in the United States.
https://www.fs.usda.gov/research/about/people/mbowker