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Results of a U.S. General Public Survey to Inform the 2018 North American Waterfowl Management Plan Update (2017)

Dates

Publication Date
Start Date
2017-01-30
End Date
2017-04-04

Citation

Wilkins, E.J., Miller, H.M., and Schuster, Rudy, 2017, Results of a U.S. General Public Survey to Inform the 2018 North American Waterfowl Management Plan Update (2017): U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/F7G15ZQ6.

Summary

This contains data from 1,030 surveys returned in 2017 from across the United States. Data were collected via a mail-out survey stratified by the population of each state. Data collected include nature-related activity participation, attitudes and barriers to hunting and birdwatching, knowledge of others who hunt and birdwatch, preferred birds, involvement in conservation activities, preferences for information channels on nature-related topics, trust in sources on nature-related topics, wetlands knowledge/visitation, evaluation of wetlands' ecosystem services, and demographics. The purpose of this survey was to inform the 2018 update of the North American Waterfowl Management Plan.

Contacts

Point of Contact :
Rudy Schuster
Originator :
Emily J Wilkins, Holly Miller, Rudy Schuster
Metadata Contact :
Rudy Schuster
Publisher :
U.S. Geological Survey
Distributor :
GS ScienceBase
USGS Mission Area :
Ecosystems
SDC Data Owner :
Fort Collins Science Center

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NAWMP metadata.xml
Original FGDC Metadata

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165.74 KB application/fgdc+xml
NAWMP data codebook and questions-8_02_17.xlsx 5.79 MB application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.spreadsheetml.sheet
NAWMP survey data.csv 339.45 KB text/csv
NAWMP nonresponse survey data.xlsx 46.97 KB application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.spreadsheetml.sheet

Purpose

Data were collected to assess the U.S. public's views of wetlands and waterfowl conservation to inform the 2018 update of the North American Waterfowl Management Plan.

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  • Fort Collins Science Center (FORT)
  • USGS Data Release Products

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DOI https://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/item/identifier doi:10.5066/F7G15ZQ6

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