TITLE

The Winds of Change

AUTHOR(S)
Pierce, Jason
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Oregon Historical Quarterly;Fall2007, Vol. 108 Issue 3, p410
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article explores the decline of extractive industries and the rise of tourism in Hood River County, Oregon. The rise of tourism brought new people to the region, often with outside money, while many long-time residents saw their employment opportunities shrink and housing prices escalate. Other economic, social and cultural indications and implications of the growth of local tourism and industries are described.
ACCESSION #
27045798

 

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