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Published on November 1, 2007

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Slide2:  The Geotourism Strategy Can tourism help protect World Heritage sites? National Geographic Society Center for Sustainable Destinations DESTINATION TOURISM STYLES DIFFER IN RELATION TO PLACE :  DESTINATION TOURISM STYLES DIFFER IN RELATION TO PLACE Touring-style tourism Depends on human and physical character of place. :  Touring-style tourism Depends on human and physical character of place. ACTIVITIES sightseeing history nature scenery hiking / Nordic skiing local shopping typical cuisine photography etc. R & R (rest and recreation) tourism Depends only on physical character of place.:  R & R (rest and recreation) tourism Depends only on physical character of place. ACTIVITIES coastal resorts golf downhill skiing water sports vacation homes Entertainment-style tourism Does not depend on character of place. :  Entertainment-style tourism Does not depend on character of place. ACTIVITIES theme parks outlet malls amusement parks convention centers sports arenas casinos DESTINATION STYLE DRIFT . . . if development unchecked, unguided :  DESTINATION STYLE DRIFT . . . if development unchecked, unguided Unspoiled destination SPOILED ? Plog’s psychographic continuum After Stanley C. Plog, PhD:  Plog’s psychographic continuum After Stanley C. Plog, PhD VENTURERS PAROCHIALS (DEPENDABLES) Venturers Near-Venturers Near-Parochials Parochials Centric-Venturers Centric-Parochials 2003-4 STEWARDSHIP SURVEY: 115 Global Destinations:  2003-4 STEWARDSHIP SURVEY: 115 Global Destinations Index of Destination Stewardship :  Index of Destination Stewardship 0-2 Catastrophic 3-4 In serious trouble 5-6 In moderate trouble 7-8 Minor difficulties 9 Authentic, unspoiled, and likely to remain so 10 Enhanced SIX CRITERIA Environment Cultural/social impact Aesthetics Built heritage Tourism management General outlook Slide14:  82 Norwegian fjords Slide15:  66 Machu Picchu 61 Mont-St.-Michel 68 Guanajuato Slide16:  41 Costa del Sol 2006 STEWARDSHIP SURVEY: 100 World Heritage Destinations Now under way:  2006 STEWARDSHIP SURVEY: 100 World Heritage Destinations Now under way Destination = WH site + region Slide18:  Machu Picchu Slide19:  Sacred Valley (Vilcanota) Slide20:  Cuzco airport Slide21:  Doing well . . . Western Fjords Slide23:  Doing poorly . . . Galápagos Slide24:  Angkor and . . . Slide25:  . . . Siem Reap geotourism:  geotourism Tourism that sustains or enhances the geographical character of a place— its environment, culture, aesthetics, heritage, and the well-being of its residents. More than eco-; more than sustainable. Slide27:  Tangible assets, both cultural . . . TRADITIONAL ARCHITECTURE Slide28:  ARCHAEOLOGY Slide29:  . . . and natural . . . Slide30:  GEOLOGY Slide31:  . . . as well as intangible assets Slide32:  CUISINE Slide33:  LOCAL CRAFTS Slide34:  DANCES Slide35:  LIVING HISTORY Slide36:  ARTS Many small/medium businesses Slide37:  THE WELL-BEING OF RESIDENTS Geotourism Virtuous Circle:  Geotourism Virtuous Circle Place-based tourism Community benefit Motive to protect Slide39:  Ask the travel industry to help protect the tourism product! Slide40:  Galápagos Tourist philanthropy— e.g., Lindblad Expeditions Slide41:  Siem Reap Industry action and philanthropy— e.g., HeritageWatch foundation Forging partnerships: National Geographic cobranded Geotourism MapGuides :  Forging partnerships: National Geographic cobranded Geotourism MapGuides National Geographic Geotourism MapGuide program :  National Geographic Geotourism MapGuide program Local Geotourism Stewardship Council forms. • historic preservation • nature & ecotourism • indigenous peoples • art and crafts • traditional performing arts • farm/restaurant programs • beautification programs + other stakeholder groups + private & public sectors Local council and communities submit content for the map. National Geographic prepares map. RESULTS: An educational map. A awareness-raising catalyst for communities. Permanent stewardship council. Slide45:  The Sonoran Desert Geotourism MapGuide Slide46:  Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park, Canada-USA In planning: trans-border Geotourism Stewardship Council and MapGuide project

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