The Thousand Islands is a beautiful place and officials want to make sure more visitors see it.
There was tourism summit Thursday at the Thousand Islands Playhouse in Gananoque, Ontario. The summit was organized by the Thousand Island Tourism Council.
Officials from the United States and Canada discussed strategies to increase tourist traffic.
Among the topics were bi-national bicycling routes and the work being done at the border crossing on Wellesley Island.
The Thousand Islands region is an employment engine. Nearly 10,000 people have tourism-related jobs.