TITLE

Climate change is a growing threat to tourism

PUB. DATE
June 2014
SOURCE
AirGuide Online.com;Jun2014, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a study conducted by Cambridge University's Institute for Sustainability Leadership (CISL) showing that climate change is a growing threat to tourism, and the industry itself should do more to reduce its rising greenhouse gas emissions. Tourism's greenhouse gas emissions, are set to reach about 10 percent of the world total by 2025 from between 3.9 and 6 percent now. Also the industry will be greatly impacted by climate change.
ACCESSION #
102671370

 

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