About the Institute

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     OUR MISSION
    The Institute’s mission is to provide data,
    information, and knowledge that leads to
    a better understanding of how to best
    provide outdoor recreation opportunities.

     

     WHO WE ARE

     

    Jordan SmithJordan W. Smith, Ph.D.

    Director
    Research Areas: Climate Change; Social Media Analytics

    Anna MillerAnna B. Miller, Ph.D.

    Assistant Director of Research and Operations
    Research Areas: Wildlife-based Recreation; Recreation Ecology

    BlankChase C. Lamborn

    Assistant Director of Outreach and Education
    Research Areas: Fisheries Management; Visitor Use Monitoring and Management