- Associated Press - Thursday, March 1, 2012

KULA, Hawaii (AP) — A new National Park Service report shows visitors to Maui’s Haleakala National Park spent nearly $75 million in 2010.

The park service says that money was spent by 1.1 million visitors in Haleakala National Park and in nearby communities. The spending supported 861 jobs in the area.

The figures are based on $12 billion of direct spending by 281 million visitors in 394 national parks.

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