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The government says COVID cost the outdoor recreation industry $156 billion in 2020. But did it really?

The collapse of travel and public gatherings during the pandemic last year cost America’s surging outdoor recreation industry $156 billion.  But that’s according to federal accounting.  In a more traditional accounting of outdoor recreation that measures the economic contributions from people going camping, hiking, skiing, fishing, boating and hunting, the outdoor economy weathered the pandemic […]