Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM

Copy

Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.

DeleteCancel

Make your likes visible on Facebook?

Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.

No, thanks

Ecotourism Case Study: Tataquara Lodge

No description
by

Barbie Roberts

on 12 September 2013

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Ecotourism Case Study: Tataquara Lodge

Ecotourism Case Study: Tataquara Lodge
Buuut... is it good for the economy?
Co-op of local tribes
Straight to local economy
Local food = money saved
Lodge creates jobs for locals (and not as waiters or cleaners, because it isn't owned by a big, nasty corporation)
People in nearby villages are encouraged to sell local crafts and perform traditional songs and dances.
Profits provide decent healthcare and education for
1000s of people
Conclusion...?
Tataquara

Lodge

is
awesome
!
What is Ecotourism?
Tataquara Lodge
Xingu River, Brazil
Co-op of six local tribes
15 rooms
Fishing, canoeing, wildlife viewing, forest walks.
Endangered wildlife
But are there
real
Environmental Benefits?
Founder of The Body Shop, Dame Anita Roddick, visiting the Lodges
YES!
Yes (again!)
And there's Sustainability?
The quality of life improves for the local people.
Development and production money is generated without damaging the environment
Locals employed ≠ ways that could damage the environment
More resources are available for future generations
Local materials
No cutting
The buildings blend in (aesthetic environment)
Solar power
Locally produced food
Less transport, less fuel
Full transcript