Help build the "Economic Benefits of Parks and Recreation" Library!
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|California Outdoor Recreation Economy Report||Outdoor Recreation employs more Californians (691,000) than the wine industry and film and television industry combined (516,000). (July 2017) Information in this report can inform decision-makers of outdoor recreation’s value in combating crime, academic shortfalls and rising health care costs.|
|The Economic Benefits of San Francisco’s Park and Recreation System||Learn how parks and recreation services provide economic benefits in many aspects of a community. This report’s inclusive perspective describes everything from tourism and property values to direct use and health value.|
|The Economic Impact of Local Parks – An Examination of the Economic Impacts of Operations and Capital Spending on the United States Economy||This report provides information supporting the fact that local and regional parks are important assets. They serve as the “engine of significant economic activity and job creation.”|