Florida Keys News - Key West Citizen
Sunday, June 8, 2014
Ocean tourism powers the local economy

The aqua blue waters of the Florida Keys not only provide locals with amazing recreational outlets, but it is the engine that powers the local economy.

More than 33,000 jobs in the Keys, an area surrounded by the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary, are supported by ocean tourism, accounting for 58 percent of the local economy and $2.3 billion in annual sales, according t...

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