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Outdoor Recreational Spending Dominated by Motorized Usage

Conclusions of Dept. of Commerce Research  | Published on 3/1/2018

Department of Commerce research commissioned by Secretary of Interior Sally Jewel to determine the value of outdoor recreation as part of the Gross Domestic Product was released today. This research provides the following breakdown of the total recreational spending:

COHVCO/TPA believes this is valuable information for the OHV community, members, and industry and expands on the conclusions of the 2014 COHVCO OHV Economic Contribution study for Colorado. A formal study conducted by the Department of Commerce solidifies the economic significance of motorized recreation and the importance of keeping public and private lands open for access.

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