Resource Science Projects

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Horse Trails on Public Land

Resource Science

Topics: 

Human Dimensions

    The Missouri Department of Conservation offers over 420 miles of equestrian trails at more than 40 areas. To improve our knowledge of Missouri’s equestrians, their preferences and habits, MDC conducted a scientific survey of more than 5,000 users...

    Missouri's Deer Hunters

    Resource Science,Wildlife

      The MDC Deer Program surveys deer hunters to gauge public opinion regarding deer numbers and management strategies and for indicators of deer population trends in each county. We greatly appreciate the responses we receive which help make our...

      Human Dimension Survey Methods

      Resource Science

      Topics: 

      Human Dimensions

        MDC managers and decision makers often need information on what “the public” thinks about resource management issues—from how users like a new trail or exhibit to how the state should manage the deer population. For any public survey, we must...