The amount generated by outdoor recreation in Washington each year, spent on trips and equipment . The data comes from a new study prepared for the Legislature by the Washington State Recreation and Conservation Office. The survey also showed Washington residents spend an average of 56 days a year in some form of outdoor recreation. The study was done by Earth Economics, and is the first comprehensive analysis of the recreation economy in the state.
Premium content for only $0.99
For the most comprehensive local coverage, subscribe today.