Industry headlines: Intriguing reads from around the web
Climbing chalk is safe: A new study suggests powdered climbing chalk is unlikely to transmit the coronavirus. [Climbing]
Patagonia’s new film: Don’t miss “Public Trust,” premiering September 25, about the ongoing battle for America’s public lands.
Hiker dies in Joshua Tree: A 20-year-old man died after hiking through the California national park in 120-degree heat. [New York Post]
New public lands leader: The National Park Foundation has hired LaTresse Snead as chief program officer to oversee the expansion of programs supporting women's history, African-American history, Latinx history, sustainability, and wildlife conservation.
Advice from a legend: These 17 quotes from Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard are full of wit and wisdom. [Adventure Journal]
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Optimistic data: A new study from the Outdoor Recreation Roundtable suggests the industry is surviving the pandemic and heading in the right direction.
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