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WHEREAS, Nevada is blessed with abundant opportunities for residents and visitors alike to enjoy safe and healthy recreation activities with family and friends in the great outdoors; and

WHEREASoutdoor recreation is recognized by many leading health organizations as a remedy to the adverse health effects caused by increasing trends of inactivity; and 

WHEREAS, Great Outdoors Month is an opportunity to celebrate partnerships among federal, state and local agencies in preserving outdoor spaces, and the role of recreation and tourism industries in helping to connect citizens of all ages with healthy fun outdoors; and

WHEREAS, the economic impact of outdoor recreation is critical to Nevada's continued economic success, supporting thousands of jobs and generating millions of dollars in revenue, and Nevada's state and national parks and conservation areas reflect our state's unrivaled natural beauty, celebrate our history and culture, and offer unique opportunities for outdoor recreation; and

WHEREAS, the State of Nevada proudly encourages all Nevadans to participate in Great Outdoors Month, and to explore the many outdoor recreational opportunities available across our state;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, BRIAN SANDOVAL, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim  June, 2016

 GREAT OUTDOORS MONTH IN nEVADA

 

 Proclamation Seal Only                         Signatures of Governor Brian Sandoval & Barbara Cegaske