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Old 06-25-2012, 11:07 AM
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Exclamation Some Interesting Numbers!

Outdoor Recreation Worth Billions!!!

Outdoor Recreation in America is a huge business, bringing BILLIONS of dollars into our economy.

The numbers are in....look what outdoor recreation does for America:

- 6.1 million american jobs
- $646 billion in outdoor recreation spending
each year
- $39.9 billion in federal tax revenue
- $39.7 billion in state/local tax revenue
- $53 billion on snow sports ($54 billion on internet access)

140 million americans recreate outside.
50 million use OHVís

This is HUGE news. Be sure to share with your politicians, newspaper editors, website forum moderators and your club/group. Shout it from the rooftops
Dave Walters
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