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Ecotourism on the wing

Uttarakhand strikes a balance between conservation and employment by institutionalising birdwatching camps, says Ghazala Shahabuddin,who …

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Virgin islands In peril

Tourism planned in Sri Lanka’s islands threatens their fragile ecosystem and the lives of people there

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It’s not just about a good holiday

Making ecotourism work for all stakeholders requires a new vision

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Tiger reserved

Tiger tourism booms without proper regulation; new guidelines attempt to contain damage

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GOT IT!

Think tourism in India and the first images that will flash through your mind is -- the Taj Mahal and the Indian tiger. Tigers, and the …

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Once poachers now guards

At Kerala's Periyar Tiger Reserve, deepa kozhisseri finds local tribal communities happily involved in forest protection and ecotourism

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Boom

Problem: Terrain forbids sprawl as in cities in the plains; Status: Alarming population …

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Peace isn't elusive

Kashmir's economy is nothing but a sensitive and organised use of its ecology. After 15 years of living under the shadow of the gun, finally, …

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Ecotourism: Scrambling for paradise

Does tourism always have to be a threat to the environment? Not anymore, claim the promoters of the globally emerging industry of ecotourism. …

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Don’t just cash in on tigers

Nature-based tourism: from rhetoric to reality

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What bleeds Bellary

How illegal iron ore mining has bled Karnataka’s Bellary district

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