Course Title: ecotourism Course Code:TM371 LECTURE 5. Lecture Title Managing Visitor Use of Ecotourism Sites. Learning Objectives. The student will be able to know the tools for managing visitor use of ecotourism site and Ecotourism Education. Contents:.
The student will be able to know the tools for managing visitor use of ecotourism site and Ecotourism Education.
1- Restricting the amount of use:
various tactics can be adopted to limit the amount of use:
Ecological impact caused by human activity is often the result of high levels of use concentration in popular places. The answer may be to disperse use at such sites and can be achieved by:
These techniques can be achieved through:
Management concentration of use is a technique frequently used in camp sites and other intensive use areas
Concentration of use in time is the main principle of managing developed recreational areas as a way of limiting impacts on resources.
bicyclists, and other nonmotorized
modes of travel
For the City both in appearance
and in long-term maintenance
neighborhoods and roadway
such as existing plant material and
rock outcroppings, to reflect the
inherent natural environment
sensitive areas for the future
made of durable materials to
insure a long lifetime of use.
The following information collated in a package could go along way to addressing this problem:
Two main types of environmental education within the protected and non protected areas:
it includes a form of onsite educational experience, all reflecting the needs of the consumers.
This type of educational experience can be seen as including both general information about the ecology as well as certain codes of conduct