Social Research Methods in Conservation
Social Research Methods in Conservation CSS 310
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4 BASIC KINDS OF QUESTIONS What people say They like hold cen rr39ol or39 won t Their39 ATTITUDES Their VALUES Their39 OPINIONS What people believe is True Their BELIEFS What people do Their39 BEHAVIOR What people Se ings or39 even rs ar39e Their39 ATTRIBUTES ATTITUDES VALUES AND OPINIONS ATTITUDE Evaluate views about something Do you agree or disagree with this statement Campfires should be allowed in all Wilderness areas Please check only one response CI STRONGLY AGREE CI AGREE CI DISAGREE CI STRONGLY DISAGREE VALUE Preference or importance How important to your enjoyment of Wilderness is being able to have a campfire at night Please check only one response CI ESSENTIAL CI VERY IMPORTANT CI SOMEWHAT IMPORTANT CI IMPORTANT CI NOT IMPORTANT CI NOT AT ALL IMPORTANT OPINON Views of desirability about something C How do you feel about a proposal to ban campfires in Wilderness areas Please circle only one response I WOULD FAVOR IT DO NOT FAVOR BUT WOULD NOT ACCEPT WOULD NEED MORE WOULD ACCEPT IT IT INFORMATION D How do you feel about using campfires in Wilderness areas Please check only one response for each statement CAMPFIRES IN WILDERNESS AREAS ARE CI VERY DESIRABLE CI DESIRABLE CI NEITHER DESIRABLE NOR UNDESIRABLE CI UNDESIRABLE CI VERY UNDESIRABLE BELIEFS What a person thinks is true or39 false no implied goodness or39 badness A Do you believe that there are too many people oating The Lower Salmon River CI YES CI NO B Do you believe that frequent police patrolling reduces crime in county parks Please check only one response CI ALWAYS CI USUALLY CI SELDOM CI ALMOST NEVER CI NEVER BEHAVIOR A How did you camp on this trip to Lostine Canyon Please check the one answer that best describes how you camped CI IN A TENT IN THE BACKCOUNTRY CI IN A TENT IN A DEVELOPED CAMPGROUND CI IN A TENT NEAR MY CAR BUT NOT AT A DEVELOPED SITE CI UNDER THE STARS CI IN A SELF CONTAINED RVCAMPER CI IN A CAMPER CI IN A PICKUP STATION WAGON OR OTHER NON CAMPER ATTRIBUTES B Are you Please check only one CI MALE CI FEMALE 4 TYPES OF RESPONSE STRUCTURE 1 OpenEnded 2 Par Tially CIOSedEnded 3 CIOSedEnded Wi rh Unor der ed ResponSe Choices 4 CIOSedEnded Wi rh Or der ed Choices OPENENDED A Are campfire programs a good activity for Psychomania County Park Attitude B What do you believe is the greatest barrier to getting the public to keep this park clean Belief C What kinds of things do you do when you visit this park Behavior D Where in Latah County do you live Attribute PARTIALLY CLOSEDENDED A How would you like Riggins to Change over the next ten years Please check only one response D STAY THE SAME AS IT IS NOW D CHANGE BACK TO THE WAY IT ONCE WAS CI OTHER PLEASE DESCRIBE B Which of these community facilities do you use on a regular basis Please check all that apply D EAST CITY PARK D COMMUNITY CENTER D SWIMMING POOL D FRIENDSHIP SQUARE CI OT H E R PLEASE DESCRIBE CI OT H E R PLEASE DESCRIBE CLOSEDENDED WITH UNORDERED RESPONSE CHOICES A How do you feel about the following management options Please circle only one response for each statement i Allow early and mid season duck hunting only I WOULD FAVOR IT DO NOT FAVOR BUT WOULD NOT ACCEPT WOULD NEED MORE WOULD ACCEPT IT IT INFORMATION B Do you have reservations for any lodging like motels or campgrounds anywhere in Idaho Please check only one response for each statement CI YES CI NO CI DON T KNOW C How would you like Riggins to Change over the next ten years Please check only one CI STAY THE SAME AS IT IS NOW CI CHANGE BACK TO THE WAY IT ONCE WAS CI CHANGE IN OTHER WAYS D Which of these community facilities do you use on a regular basis Please check all that apply CI EAST CITY PARK D1912 BUILDING CI SWIMMING POOL CI FRIENDSHIP SQUARE CI EAGAN YOUTH CENTER CI ROTARY PARKWATER TOWER PARK CLOSEENDED WITH ORDERED CHOICES A To what extent has the amount of tourism activity the number and frequency of outsiders coming to Riggins increased in this area over the last few years Please check only one response El NOT AT ALL El SOMEWHAT El QUITE A BIT El A LOT B What is your reaction when you encounter closed roads when you are hunting deer in Idaho Please check only one response CI ALWAYS ACCEPTABLE CI USUALLY ACCEPTABLE CI SOMETIMES ACCEPTABLE CI NEVER ACCEPTABLE C Excluding your travel to and from your home how often do you use the following equipment or mode of transportation when you hunt deer in Idaho Please circle only one response for each statement Car rruck 2Whee drive NEVER SOMETIMES USUALLY ALWAYS CarTruck 4Wheedrive NEVER SOMETIMES USUALLY ALWAYS on foot NEVER SOMETIMES USUALLY ALVVAYS A QUESTION ON ONE TOPIC STRUCTURED FOUR DIFFERENT WAYS OPEN ENDED Which river do you feel offers the most Challenge Please write in your answer below PARTIALLY CLOSEENDED Which river offers the most Challenge Please check only one response CI SNAKE CI SALMON CI GREEN CI PALOUSE CI OTHER CLOSEENDED WITH UNORDERED RESPONSE CHOICES Which of these four rivers do you feel offers the most Challenges Please check only one response CI SNAKE CI SALMON CI GREEN CI PALOUSE CLOSEENDED WITH ORDERED CHOICES A How Challenging are the following rivers Please circle only one response for each river snake EXTREMELY CHALLENGING Salmon EXTREMELY CHALLENGING Green EXTREMELY CHALLENGING Palouse EXTREMELY CHALLENGING VERY CHALLENGING VERY CHALLENGING VERY CHALLENGING VERY CHALLENGING SOMEWHAT CHALLENGING SOMEWHAT CHALLENGING SOMEWHAT CHALLENGING SOMEWHAT CHALLENGING NOT VERY CHALLENGING NOT VERY CHALLENGING NOT VERY CHALLENGING NOT VERY CHALLENGING NOT AT ALL CHALLENGING NOT AT ALL CHALLENGING NOT AT ALL CHALLENGING NOT AT ALL CHALLENGING B Rank these rivers from MOST CHALLENGING to LEAST CHALLENGING 1 the river that you feel is MOST challenging 2 the one that is second most challenging and so on SNAKE SALMON GREEN PALOUSE