Plant Conservation Jobs
Their native habitat is the eastern United States from Florida to Maine. The soil would naturally be rich and high in organic material where they naturally grow due to the decomposition of fallen tree leaves. Flowers and fruit: White, pink flowers in the spring with red berries in the fall. Best varieties to try: The green and white variegated leaf of C. florida 'Variegata"adds interest to the foliage. There is a variety called "Plena" that has double flowers. In the United States,
there is a group of people that make an impact on the economy of the nation, as well as the economy of the state in which they reside. Most people in this group do not even realize that their hobby creates an economic impact. I am speaking of Wildlife Watchers. In 2006, there were 71 million wildlife watchers in the United States, 148,000 of which were in the state of North Dakota. What kind of an economic impact does this group of people have on the nation's economy and on the economy of North Dakota?
Before the question of economic impact by wildlife watchers can be answered, there is one other question to answer.