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Seasonal homes and natural resources: patterns of use and impact in Michigan.Author(s): Daniel J. Stynes; JiaJia Zheng; Susan I. Stewart
Source: General Technical Report NC-194. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionDescribes patterns of seasonal home ownerships and use in northern lower Michigan, including recreational use of nearby public and private lands and potential use of the seasonal home as a retirement home. Estimates economic impacts associated with seasonal home related spending in the 33 counties of northern lower Michigan.
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CitationStynes, Daniel J.; Zheng, JiaJia; Stewart, Susan I. 1997. Seasonal homes and natural resources: patterns of use and impact in Michigan. General Technical Report NC-194. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordsoutdoor recreation, retirement, economic impact, tourism
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