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ICYMI: What's Happening Around the Industry

March 22, 2017

March 16—21, 2017 Southern Hospitality for Georgia Forests Did you know that Georgia ranks 5th in the nation for consumer spending on outdoor recreation, according to OIA’s Outdoor Recreation Economy Report? In fact, $23.3 billion annually is spent on outdoor recreation in Georgia, which generates more than $1 billion in state and local tax revenue….

ICYMI: The Outdoor Report

January 25, 2017

January 19–24, 2017 Last week, a new administration took occupancy of the White House. Inauguration Day delivered a flood of commentary from all sides and persuasions, and the media is still talking about it. Meanwhile, members of the outdoor industry chose to walk while they talk. Take, OIA member Sunski, for example, which donated 100%…

You, Too, Can Be a Political Slacktivist

May 31, 2016

#ParticipitoryDemocracy Whether it’s protecting access to outdoor recreation in your local community or raising your voice to oppose the federal land heist, part of being an outdoorist is advocating for the places you play. But, you might be thinking, how do I raise my single voice above the noise? The answer is simple: join a…