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GLRPPR Sector Resource: Environmental Impacts of Tourism

Title:
Environmental Impacts of Tourism

Abstract:
This portion of the UNEP web site provides a good overview of the environmental impacts of the tourism industry. It describes the three main impact areas (natural resources, pollution, and physical impacts), and includes information on environmental impacts at the global level, the impacts of other industries on tourism, and how tourism can contribute to environmental conservation.

URL:
http://www.unep.org/resourceefficiency/Business/SectoralActivities/Tourism/FactsandFiguresaboutTourism/ImpactsofTourism/EnvironmentalImpacts/tabid/78775/Default.aspx

Source:
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

Resource Type:
Fact sheet/checklist

Date of Publication:
Not Available

Associated Sectors:

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