Extreme tourism

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  • Created by: Anya
  • Created on: 21-05-14 14:58

Nepal, Everest

  • Tourism is biggest cash generating industry in country

Problems

  • Deforestation for fires and heaing
  • Waste and litter
  • Littered bodies
  • Lots of people, very crowded
  • People climb without experience

Solutions

  • Fewer permits---> limit total number of sherpas and climbers
  • Smaller teams---> reduce dangerous traffic jams
  • Certify outfitters…

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