What We Do

Our mission: Future West helps communities identify, choose, and achieve their desired future.

Our vision: Future West works to realize a future where communities have a shared sense of place, robust economies, and sound stewardship of natural, cultural, and community assets.

Dedicated to fostering a constructive dialogue around natural resource and rural development issues, Future West provides the information, expertise and the public engagement tools essential for wise decision making. The payoff is a great place to live and work, a shared sense of community pride, and clear path to the future.

Future West is nimble and efficient with a small core staff of seasoned professionals with extensive experience in:

  • Community development
  • Facilitation
  • Land use planning
  • Natural resource management
  • Public involvement, and
  • Wildland and wildlife conservation

Our expertise is bolstered by an extensive network of Associates recognized as leaders in the field of community-based development and conservation. They can provide skills in:

  • Economic analysis
  • Communications
  • Conflict resolution
  • GIS mapping
  • Landscape architecture
  • Land planning
  • Rural development
  • Ranch management, and
  • Wildland and wildlife conservation

Future West's 2014 Annual Report is available for download below:

2014 Annual Report2.39 MB