Outdoor Recreation Economy Broadcast

Posted by on Jun 27, 2019 in news

The ncIMPACT Initiative at the UNC School of Government partnered with Western Carolina University, Mountain Biz Works, UNC-TV, and Civic Federal Credit Union to highlight our region’s efforts to leverage natural resources for economic development.

The broadcast, which will premiere on June 27, 2019, at 10 PM, will explore the outdoor economy in Southwestern NC by covering the economic impact of outdoor recreation, stewardship of natural resources, and strategies to stimulate the outdoor economy.  Short clips of the broadcast are available online using the links below:

Growing the Outdoor Economy
Panel on the Outdoor Recreation Industry
Protecting Outdoor Resources
Panel on Outdoor Resources