Outdoor recreation in the Catskills creates an annual economic impact of almost $115 million dollars, almost 2.5 million visitors and supports over 2,400 jobs, according to a new report.
The report was commissioned by the Catskill Center for Conservation and Development, Catskill Mountain Keeper and Catskill Heritage Alliance.
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