Travel Oregon gives money for sustainable tourism

Portland-based Friends of the Columbia Gorge is charging Skamania County with “failing to protect its critical areas and resource lands in violation of state law.”
 Oregon’s most ardent tourism booster is giving money to state communities working on sustainability related opportunities.

Travel Oregon gave more than $14,000 to a total of seven projects in each of the state’s “tourism regions.” The group’s money will go toward the new Mosier Plateau Trail, the Sustainable Seafood Initiative and the Living Highways project, among other causes. Sigue leyendo