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Measuring Recreational Visitation with Crowd-Sourced Photographs
In the age of big data and internet social media sites, there are myriad opportunities for researchers to leverage crowd-sourced online data for research purposes. One such opportunity is the possibility of using photos posted online to infer information about visitors to recreational areas. In this paper, I assess the validity ...
Business Activities, Decision-Making, and Barriers to Viability of the Forest Biomass Harvesting Industry in Washington State
Using forest biomass- the leftover byproducts of forestry operations- as an energy source potentially presents a win-win alignment of environmental goals, economic growth, and business success. This research explores the thoughts and actions of businesses involved in the harvest, collection, processing, and transportation of ...