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GLRPPR Sector Resource: A Practical Guide to Good Practice: Managing Environmental Impacts in the Marine Recreation Sector

Title:
A Practical Guide to Good Practice: Managing Environmental Impacts in the Marine Recreation Sector

Abstract:
This guide from the Tour Operator’s Initiative for Sustainable Tourism Development is designed for marine recreation providers seeking to understand and adopt environmental good practices. It can also be used as a tool by hoteliers, tour operators and cruise lines in selecting and managing suppliers based on sustainability criteria. For eight key topics associated with marine recreation, the guide offers a brief summary of the potential impacts, the rationale for good practice and suggestions on how to reduce these impacts. (PDF Format; Length: 24 pages)

URL:
http://www.celb.org/ImageCache/CELB/content/travel_2dleisure/marine_5fguide_2epdf/v1/marine_5fguide.pdf

Source:
Center for Environmental Leadership

Resource Type:
Manual/handbook/curriculum

Date of Publication:
2004

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