Entries in tourism concern (2)

Monday
Oct312016

EcoTourism: Are Species Benefiting? 

The rise of Ecotourism is a great conservation success story, motivating poor communities towards preserving species for profit, however, it is unclear how much frequent contact with humans affects species loved by tourists. What is the future of the ecotourism industry? Our Online Media Intern investigates.

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Wednesday
Jun192013

Opinions: “Tourism is killing us” - The Maasai Way of life under threat again

Although we may think that there can be nothing as culturally enriching as exploring exotic parts of the world which we’ve never before visited - often paying money which we assume will go back into the local economy - the influx of tourist and commercial interest in East Africa is far from harmless.

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