1.1.a Overall Scenic Quality

Vital Sign Measure: Percent of public who perceive scenic resources to be in good condition or better according to both: a) residents and b) visitors.

Information source:2011 Columbia River Gorge Vital Signs Indicators Resident and Visitor Study: Report

Survey Question:How would you rate the quality of the attractiveness of the Columbia River Gorge landscape?

Results:Overall, 99.6% of respondents said it was good, very good, or excellent. There was no significant statistical difference between residents and visitors.

Survey Question:How would you rate the condition of the natural environment?

Results:Overall, 97% of respondents said it was good, very good, or excellent. There was no significant statistical difference between residents and visitors.

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