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Economic studies of outdoor recreation

Economic studies of outdoor recreation

reports to the Outdoor Recreation Resources Review Commission by Commission staff and the followingcontributors: Marion Clawson, Arthur L. Moore, Ivan M. Lee.

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Published by For sale by the Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Govt. Printing Office in Washington .
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SeriesORRRC study report -- 24
ContributionsClawson, Marion, 1905-, Moore, ArthurL., Lee, Ivan M., United States. Outdoor Recreation Resources Review Commission.
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Open LibraryOL20074543M

economic study on outdoor recreation in the United States. The Great Recession radically At the core of the outdoor recreation economy is the outdoor consumer, whose diverse interests fuel a robust and innovative industry. TodayÕs outdoor lovers arenÕt conÞned to studies about the economic impact of outdoor recreation online atFile Size: 1MB. Outdoor recreation claimed to sustain million American jobs. The Outdoor Industry Association (OIA), a U.S. trade association for companies in the active outdoor recreation business, released The Outdoor Recreation Economy report, the largest and most comprehensive report of its kind, on 25 April, estimating the effects of outdoor recreation on consumer spending and employment in the USA.

Increasing sun protection in winter outdoor recreation a theory-based health communication program. American Journal of Preventive Medicine ;34(6)–9. Walkosz B, Voeks J, Andersen P, Scott M, Buller D, Cutter G, Dignan M. Randomized trial on sun safety education at ski and snowboard schools in Western North America. Purpose: Outdoor recreation activities are available in most areas, and visiting state and national parks is popular regardless of the state of the , national and other park services employ many employees in various types and classifications of jobs. At the heart of outdoor recreation activities, an integrated trail system and waterway infrastructure is necessary for adventure.

COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. and the Outdoor Industry Association (a) estimates that outdoor recreation in Ohio annually generates $ billion in consumer spending, supports , direct jobs, $7 billion in wages, and $ billion in state and local tax revenue. Though the economic impacts of nature-based recreation are substantial, natural areas provide otherFile Size: 6MB.


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United States. Outdoor Recreation Resources Review Commission. Economic studies of outdoor recreation. Washington [U.S. Govt. Print. Off.] (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: United States.

Outdoor Recreation Resources Review Commission. Background & Importance. The Grand Canyon Protection Act (GCPA) of states that, “long-term monitoring of Glen Canyon Dam shall include any necessary research and studies to determine the effect of the Secretary's actions under section (c) on the recreational resources of Grand Canyon National Park and Glen Canyon National Recreation Area” (GCPA, sec.

(b)). For twenty-five years, Studies in Outdoor Recreation has been a standard text in courses on parks and outdoor recreation and serves as an invaluable reference for park and recreation managers. The first book to integrate the social science literature on outdoor recreation, it reviews studies from this broad, interdisciplinary field and synthesizes them into a body of knowledge, providing an Cited by: outdoor recreation, however, are not included in these surveys and country-wide impacts are not available, including motorized sports like off-road vehicles, snowmobiling, etc.

However, a few statewide or localized studies give examples of some of the economic. Discover the best Outdoor Recreation in Best Sellers. Find the top most popular items in Amazon Books Best Sellers.

OUTDOOR RECREATION MAKES AMERICA STRONGER. Outdoor recreation is among our nation’s largest economic sectors. From the smallest rural towns to the most densely packed cities, outdoor recreation powers a vast econom ic engine that creates billions in spending and millions of good – paying American jobs.

When we invest the foundation of the recreation economy, our public lands. The outdoor recreation economy thrives when Americans spend their hard-earned dollars in the pursuit of outdoor recreation.

This spending occurs in two forms: the purchase of gear and vehicles, and dollars spent on trips and travel. Gear purchases include anything for outdoor recreation, such as outdoor apparel and footwear.

NRPA's Economic Impact of Local Parks Report not only demonstrates that the nation's local parks generate more than $ billion in economic activity per year and support more than million jobs from operations and capital spending alone, but also highlights the significant economic contributions of local parks in all 50 states and the District of Columbia.

OUTDOOR RECREATION RESOURCES REVIEW COMMISSION. Economic Studies of Outdoor rep Washington D.C., () Google ScholarAuthor: Ivor H. Seeley. Outdoor Recreation Resources Review Commission, and Outdoor Recreation Resources Review Commission (U.S.) (page images at HathiTrust) Outdoor Recreation Resources Review Commission: The future of outdoor recreation in metropolitan regions of the United States, (Washington [For sale by the Superintendent of Documents, U.S.

Govt. Print. Executive Summary This study, conducted by Southwick Associates for Colorado Parks and Wildlife, quantifies the economic contribution of outdoor recreation in Colorado and 7 regions within the state1• Outdoor recreation constitutes a substantial part of the Colorado Size: 5MB.

Inthe Outdoor Industry Foundation commissioned the first of the economic studies to measure the industry’s heft. The initial report returned impressive statistics, but it was the follow-up study six years later that stirred the giant from its slumber: the outdoor recreation economy, all $ billion of it, was nearly as much as.

Outdoor Recreation in America is back--fully revised and updated, with significant new material based on current statistics from a number of sources, including the latest U.S. Census Bureau and the latest National Survey on the Environment. Now in its sixth edition, this book continues to lead the way in its comprehensive coverage of issues in this growing field.

Trends in Outdoor Recreation, Leisure, and Tourism W C Gartner and D W Lime, University of Minnesota, Cooperative Park Studies Unit, Department of Forest Resources, St Paul, USA This book focuses on the issues and trends in outdoor, 'nature-based' recreation, leisure and tourism and explores the implications for public policy, planning.

The outdoor recreation economy thrives when Americans spend their hard-earned dollars in the pursuit of outdoor recreation. This spending occurs in two forms: the purchase of gear and vehicles, and dollars spent on trips and travel.

Gear purchases include anything for outdoor recreation, such as outdoor apparel and footwear,File Size: 1MB. This book looks at outdoor pursuits as a sub-phenomenon of the larger recreation and leisure phenomenon, but with an added touch of the natural element, with its psychological influence and social significance.

Part One provides two views of nature -- original inhabitants and newcomers. Part Two provides the reader with a description of the resources available to the outdoor adventurer. Economic Impact Analysis Outdoor Recreation July Appendix A TDA Outdoor Recreation Survey Appendix B Arts and Economic Prosperity.

The Economic Impact of the Nonprofit Arts and Culture Industry in Rutherford County, NC Appendix C Bechtler Feasbility Study Resource List The Outdoor Recreation Economy.

Book Description. This is a key reference guide for the exploration of leisure and outdoor recreation. It reflects the multidisciplinary nature of these fields and contextualizes the leading research and knowledge on key concepts, theories and practices.

Outdoor recreation plays a significant role in American lives. It provides physical challenges and well-being, helps develop lifelong skills, provokes interest and inquiry, inspires wonder and awe of the natural world, and often provides an alternative to daily by: the Active Outdoor Recreation Economy, how it interacts with the national economy, and how it affects all Americans.

A technical report, published online atprovides more with recreation opportunities or economic benefits from environmental consequences of reserving land for recreation Size: 1MB. The Reconomics report brings together all the existing information, research and evidence relating to the impact of outdoor recreation and provides a compelling case to politicians of the true value of outdoor recreation.

Outdoor recreation: Is the UK’s favourite pastime: three in four adults in England regularly get active outdoors. Drives the visitor economy: people spending their day.The Rationale for Recreation Services for Youth: An Evidenced Based Approach Dr.

Peter A. Witt Department of Recreation, Park, and Tourism Sciences Texas A&M University Dr. Linda L. Caldwell Department of Recreation, Park and Tourism Management and Human Development and Family Studies The Pennsylvania State University.identified a need to collate evidence of the economic impact of outdoor recreation and communicate it more effectively.

This document seeks to meet that need. Research aims This document is intended as a concise synthesis of existing information, research and evidence relating to the economic impact of outdoor recreation.