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Tag: Sustainable Tourism

Jonathan Rosales Hernandez - Graduation to Vocation: Enhancing Tourism in Latin America - - College of Natural Resources News NC State University

Nov 23, 2020

Graduation to Vocation: Enhancing Tourism in Latin America

Jonathan Rosales Hernandez will pursue a master's degree in tourism so he can help struggling communities. 

McKenzie Herlihy - Graduation to Vocation: Empowering Communities with Sustainable Tourism - - College of Natural Resources News NC State University

Nov 16, 2020

Graduation to Vocation: Empowering Communities with Sustainable Tourism

An internship experience abroad inspired McKenzie Herlihy to empower rural communities through sustainable tourism. 

An image of the trans-alaskan oil pipeline that carries oil from the northern part of Alaska all the way to valdez. this shot is right near the arctic national wildlife refuge.

Aug 26, 2020

How Oil and Gas Drilling Could Disrupt the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

A plan to open the refuge to drilling could negatively impact wildlife and tourist. 

College of Natural Resources News NC State University

Jul 29, 2020

The Impact of COVID-19 on Tourism

The world and the tourism industry were forever changed due to COVID-19. Get the latest data on this vital industry and the people who rely on it. 

Red and yellow cherry tomatoes - Agritourism Experiences Increase Consumers' Pro-Environmental Behaviors - College of Natural Resources News NC State University

Jul 7, 2020

Agritourism Experiences Increase Consumers’ Pro-Environmental Behaviors

Researchers in NC State's Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management hope to create more support for agritourism experiences. 

Alyssa poses outdoors

May 13, 2020

Graduation to Vocation: Alyssa Stroker is Pursuing a Sustainable Passion

College of Natural Resources graduate Alyssa Stoker's passion is sustainable tourism. Read more about her journey. 

Bruno Ferreira

Apr 9, 2020

NC State Alum Shows That Videos Can Promote Farm Tourism

Bruno Ferreira, who earned his Ph.D. last fall in Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management, has developed a series of videos to raise awareness about the farmers behind some of the state‚Äôs most popular chefs. 

Yu-Fai Leung - From Yosemite to Antarctica, NC State Professor Examines Tourism Impacts in Protected Areas - College of Natural Resources News - NC State University

Apr 7, 2020

From Yosemite to Antarctica, NC State Professor Examines Tourism Impacts in Protected Areas

Parks and other protected areas are essential for biodiversity conservation. Dr. Yu-Fai Leung is working to safeguard these special places.