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April 20, 2017
Tourism to Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area Creates $166.6 Million In Economic Benefits
Report shows visitor spending supports 1,841 jobs in local economy. A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows that 2,736,385 visitors to Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area in 2016 spent over $119,071,900 in communities near the park. That spending supported 1,841 jobs in the local area and had a cumulative benefit to the local economy of $166,687,300.

July 26, 2013
Homestretch Youth Internship Program Builds Job Skills and Stewardship
In June 2013, six teenage residents at Homestretch, a transitional living facility in Fulton County, worked for Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area in an internship program funded by the National Park Foundation's "America's Best Idea" grant.

May 23, 2013
Shooting the Hooch: Safe, Clean Fun on Memorial Day Weekend
This Memorial Day weekend, thousands of Atlantans will beat the heat by shootin' the Hooch. Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area (CRNRA) staff have a few tips to make your trip more enjoyable.

March 18, 2013
Park to Adopt “Pack-In, Pack-Out” Trash Policy to Save Money
“Pack it in, pack it out” is a familiar slogan used in many national parks.


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