Guide to good practices for sustainable tourism in marine-coastal ecosystems: Lodging business

Author(s): 
Rainforest Alliance, Conservation International
Location: 
Global
Type of Resource: 
Guides and Manuals

This guide presents detailed information about the marine coastal ecosystem and the environmental resources most used by tourism activity in the above-mentioned ecosystem. It analyzes the potential problems of tourism activity and recommends best management practices to improve company management. The implementation of these best practices allows businessmen to minimize the negative impacts on the environment and communities while maximizing the benefits of tourism activity in the natural and social environments discussed.