Washington - Official Washington State Tourism, Office of
Trade and Economic Development, industy site provides visitor
profile, travel economic impact and other tourism marketing information
specific to Washington State
Sonoran Institute - The Sonoran Institute works with communities
to conserve and restore important natural landscapes in Western
North America, including the wildlife and cultural values of these
lands. The Institute's efforts create lasting benefits, including
healthy landscapes and vibrant livable communities that embrace
conservation as an integral element of their economies and quality
Conservation Fund - The Conservation Fund forges partnerships
to preserve our nation's outdoor heritage -- America's legacy
of wildlife habitat, working landscapes and community open-space.
Nations Environment Publication - Sustainable Tourism in Protected
Areas: Guidelines for Planning and Management
Tourism- Sound Environment Project is dedicated to bringing
the Western Washington tourism community current, clear and useful
information that highlights the connection between a thriving
tourism industry and a healthy environment.
Nature Your Business: A Guide for Starting A Nature Tourism Business
in the Lone Star State - From Texas Parks and Wildlife.
a Birding-Related Business: A Resource Guide. - From the Texas
Agricultural Extension Service, Texas A&M University.
Inc. - Fermata Inc. is a consulting firm specializing in sustainable
projects related to wildlife viewing and nature tourism. Free
registration on their site provides access to a great deal of
research and data.
Management - Information, advice and services for ecotourism
and nature-based tourism
Positive Wildlife Viewing Experiences - From Watchable Wildlife,
Inc. and the Colorado Division of Wildlife. A resource book for
professionals providing wilflife viewing experiences.
Tourism Accomodation and the Environment - A guide to wildlife-friendly
building practices for the nature tourism industry.
Toursim Professionals - A collection of links from the National
Geographic Society's Sustainable tourism Resource Center.
Watching-Best Practices Guidelines from the Whale Watch Operators
Guidelines for Sustainable Tourism from the Convention on Biological
Diversity - Sustainable Tourism From the Global development
Tourism - From the Global development Research Center.
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