Photo: Ron Mader, Lake Mead NRA Visitors’ Center
Tourism in parks and protected areas can be a boon to local conservation efforts or it can afflict biodiversity conservation and environmental management. Many travelers find meaningful encounters with nature in protected areas, but wilderness fans are often at a loss when figuring out where to go and how to visit parks in other countries. This essay points the way to reliable information and is a work-in-progress.
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