Table 1.
Group Name
Early-stage
Development
Cost ($)
Annual Profit Estimates (in year 7)
Low Moderate High
System Central 200,000 15,000 40,000 200,000
Office-based Groups
Dogwood Inns
420,000 50,000 300,000 700,000
The Realtor Group(Including The Warehouse Group) 80,000 50,000 80,000 200,000
The Camps Group 50,000 30,000 50,000 70,000
The Writers' Camps Group 150,000 10,000 20,000 50,000
The Memorials Group 50,000 10,000 50,000 100,000
Pivots (central organization)* 40,000 10,000 20,000 35,000
Nature Folks 60,000 20,000 50,000 100,000
Coyote (wild canids group) 30,000 10,000 32,000 70,000
The Owls Group 60,000 10,000 75,000 120,000
Prospectors 60,000 20,000 30,000 50,000
The Plant People 50,000 1,000 5,000 10,000
The Butterfly Band 45,000 30,000 50,000 80,000
Wildland Knowledge Base* 80,000 35,000 60,000 100,000
The Foresters (organization) 30,000 1,000 3,000 4,000
The Tours Group 50,000 20,000 150,000 250,000
Fog Drip (e-music) 40,000 1,000 10,000 50,000
Floats (e-poetry) 20,000 5,000 2,000 5,000
The Products Group 50,000 40,000 50,000 100,000
The Sculptors 20,000 1,000 4,000 10,000
GPSence 50,000 50,000 10,000 30,000
The Unified Laboratory* 150,000 20,000 50,000 90,000
Safety and Security Group* 120,000 1,000 5,000 10,000
Belles and Whistles 40,000 10,000 10,000 20,000
Fire Force 250,000 2,000 10,000 100,000
Competency (testing service) 100,000 20,000 50,000 80,000
System Base* 60,000 3,000 5,000 10,000
Outdoor-based Groups
The Forest Group
180,000 100,000 150,000 250,000
The Trevey 150,000 20,000 50,000 250,000
Walnut Vales 50,000 3,000 15,000 40,000
The Arborist Group 50,000 5,000 10,000 50,000
The Certification Group 50,000 20,000 50,000 100,000
The Deer Group 150,000 50,000 90,000 150,000
The Fishery 80,000 100,000 150,000 250,000
The Raccoon Group 50,000 5,000 10,000 20,000
The Black Bear Group 80,000 5,000 10,000 50,000
The Bobcat Group 50,000      
Official Avi 150,000 50,000 100,000 200,000
The Wild Turkey Group 150,000 20,000 50,000 100,000
The Covey 40,000 3,000 10,000 12,000
The Dog Group 50,000 27,000 48,000 75,000
The Pest Force (vertebrates) 80,000 2,000 10,000 50,000
The Wildland Crew 60,000 10,000 20,000 50,000
The 4 x 4 Group 30,000 5,000 10,000 15,000
Wildland Walkers 50,000 5,000 20,000 50,000
The River Runners 200,000 80,000 150,000 200,000
The Tree Tops 60,000 2,000 4,000 6,000
Novosports 70,000 5,000 15,000 25,000
The Wilderness Group 50,000 10,000 20,000 40,000
Stoneworms 130,000 5,000 10,000 150,000
The Stables 150,000 10,000 30,000 60,000
The Fence Group 40,000 10,000 30,000 80,000
The Pasture and Range Group 150,000 20,000 50,000 100,000
The Gardens Group 50,000 1,000 5,000 10,000
The Vineyards 30,000      
Viewscapes 40,000 10,000 20,000 50,000
The Goats System 200,000 20,000 80,000 150,000
The Rabbit Group 100,000 4,000 10,000 80,000
The Goose Flock 60,000 3,000 8,000 10,000
Total $ 5,185,000 $ 1,085,000 $ 2,456,000 $ 5,317,000

*Now included within System Central