Active Travel Behavior in a Border Region of Texas and New Mexico: Motivators, Deterrents, and Characteristics

The authors analyzed nonmotorized (active) travel behavior in the region of El Paso, Texas, to understand what motivates residents to, or deters them from, walking or traveling by bicycle. They also analyzed characteristics of nonmotorized travel in the region. Using surveys, they collected data that related to travel behavior as well as health. The link between nonmotorized travel and well being varied by age. Recommendations were made to incentivize nonmotorized travel, particularly among certain subgroups of the population.

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  • Accession Number: 01695410
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 2 2018 2:09PM