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Leisure, Recreation and Tourism

Alternate terms: leisure activies, leisure (recreation)

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Recreational Waters

Recreational waters are considered to be any natural fresh, marine or estuarine bodies of water that are used for recreation.


The industry that provides local entertainment, accommodation, transportation, catering and other services to visitors and travelers.


Economic Value of Florida Water Resources: Contributions of Tourism and Recreation to the Economy

FE1065/FE1065 by Tatiana Borisova, Kurt Oehlbeck, Xiang Bi, Tara Wade, Alan Hodges, Kelly Grogan, and Fe HeiJuly 16, 2020

Economic Value of Florida Water Resources: Value of Freshwater-Based Recreational Experiences

FE1067/FE1067 by Tatiana Borisova, Tara Wade, Xiang Bi, Kurt Oehlbeck, and Kelly GroganFebruary 7, 2020

Food Safety at Tailgating

FS256/FSHN14-10 by Soohyoun Ahn, Jessica A. Lepper, Amarat H. Simonne, and Keith R. SchneiderJune 12, 2023A UF/IFAS numbered Fact Sheet. in support of UF/IFAS Extension program: Nutrition and Food Systems

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