Tag Archives: sustainable tourism

Crocodile rock Posted on by CarolPatterson

(story by Carol Patterson originally printed in Red Deer Advocate Saturday February 7, 2015) Costa Rica’s 111-kilometer long Tarcoles River is one of the most polluted water bodies in Latin America. Plastic and paper litters the brown water’s edge and … Read More

The man who inspired Charles Darwin Posted on by CarolPatterson

Most people have heard of Charles Darwin but few know about Charles Waterton who played an important role in Darwin’s life. Waterton seems to have been forgotten by history but he created the first nature preserve, invented the artificial bird … Read More

New Book Released: Sustainable Tourism: Business Development, Operations and Management Posted on by CarolPatterson

After three long years and countless hours behind the computer, my new book Sustainable Tourism has been released! With a gestation period longer than an elephant’s, there were days I didn’t think it would happen but thanks to my publisher … Read More