Tourism symposium set Thursday in Beaufort

People in the tourism business are invited to the Beaufort Regional Chamber of Commerce Visitor & Convention Bureau's Tourism Development Series at 8:30 a.m. today at The Arsenal in downtown Beaufort.

The agenda includes discussion of "Ten Things You Should Know" about S.C. Parks, Recreation & Tourism; the 2011 International Ecotourism Conference set for Sept. 26-28 in Beaufort County; National Tourism Week; the VCB's upcoming marketing campaign; and hurricane preparedness.

To reserve a place, e-mail or