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International Visitors to California

Now you can get the most current data on international travel to California. This analysis will help you identify your biggest air visitor markets and evaluate changes in air visitation. You can focus on the California destinations or the origin markets that most interest you, compare multiple destinations and multiples origins, and take market size and distance into consideration.
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The Economic Significance of Bicycle-Related Travel in Oregon: Detailed State and Travel Region Estimates, 2012

This report describes the economic significance of bicycle-related travel throughout Oregon, documenting the magnitude and distribution of economic impacts to the state and its residents. The scope of the economic analysis includes all of the travel expenditures for trips made in Oregon where bicycling activity occurred on these trips as planned.
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Oklahoma Travel Impacts

Dean Runyan Associates has prepared travel impact research for the Oklahoma Tourism and Recreation Department, a new project for us. This report describes the direct economic impacts of travel to and through the state of Oklahoma and each of its counties since 2010, included is the level of travel spending and the impact this spending has on the economy in terms of earnings, employment and tax revenue.
Go to the Oklahoma page for the latest updates

Idaho Travel Impacts

We are once again preparing travel impact research for the Idaho Division of Tourism Development, following up on our work from prior years. This report describes the economic impacts of travel to and through the State of Idaho and each of its counties and regions since 2010.
Go to the Idaho page for the latest updates.

Hakone Japanese Garden Master Plan

We jointed a team, primed by The Portico Group of Seattle, to prepare a master plan for this historic Japanese garden in Saratoga, California. Our work involved preparing a market assessment and forecasts for attendance and revenue, then a pro forma operating budget that corresponds to multiple phases of master plan implementation.

Visitor Air Travel Volumes

Access the most recent data available on where air visitors are, seasonal and long-term trends, and comparisons among travel destinations. This data is updated quarterly. Interactive data access is available for selected states. You may also download a one-page summary for any state (click here to pick a state)
Click Here for CA Interactive Data Access
Click Here for TX Interactive Data Access
Click Here for OR Interactive Data Access
Click Here for AZ Interactive Data Access

Gulf Coast Marine Education Center

This facility, located in Ocean Springs, Mississippi, is operated by the University of Southern Mississippi to provide education services for students, teachers and the public. Working with a team of designers and interpretive planners we prepared market and budget projections for an exciting new facility that will allow the university of greatly upgrade its services.