Martha’s Vineyard Talk Focuses on Ocean-Based Business

Kayaks are available to rent.
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Martha’s Vineyard Gazette: Turning the seasonal economy of [Martha’s Vineyard] into year-round industry could mean looking toward the ocean. At a well-attended talk Wednesday, Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce staffers Christopher Adams and Peter Karlson presented the idea of a sea-based “blue economy” to about 50 Vineyard residents who were asked to think creatively and work proactively on coastal industries.

“We all know the Vineyard has to find new sources of economic development. Using our water based resources makes a lot of sense,” Peter Temple, executive director of Martha’s Vineyard Donors Collaborative, said as he introduced the speakers,

Read more about the talk of a “blue economy” for Martha’s Vineyard.