DOI Report: Denali NP Visitors spent $371 Million in 2012, supporting 5,000 jobs

DOI ReportA report released in February 2014 by the US Department of the Interior contains an analysis of the impacts of national park visitors on local and state economies. This report should be required reading for anyone who wishes to engage in debate about the value of wildlife in and near our national parks, especially Denali.

A few key excerpts:

Spending by visitors to national parks in alaska

Spending by visitors to national parks in Alaska

 

Spending by visitors to Denali National Park and Preserve

Spending by visitors to Denali National Park and Preserve

This report is available from the Environmental Quality Division (www.nature.nps.gov/socialscience/index.cfm) and the Natural Resource Publications Management website (http://www.nature.nps.gov/publications/nrpm/). 

 Or you can view a copy  right here on our website. (PDF 50 pages, 850KB)