Choices for
the Future

The following scenarios were created by the Agriculture, Recreation, and Public Lands Action Team to represent possible outcomes for Utah’s public lands in 2050. The scenarios differed in how much public land was used for different purposes, including energy development, grazing, recreation, and preservation. The scenarios were presented to the public as part of the Your Utah, Your Future survey in spring 2015.

The scenarios were titled Allosaurus, Bonneville Trout, Quaking Aspen, Seagull, and Sego Lily (the state fossil, fish, tree, bird, and flower):