Yale Environment 360: “The Toll of Tourism: Can Southeast Asia Save Its Prized Natural Areas?”

From Thailand to Bali, a huge increase in tourists, many from China and other rapidly developing economies, is straining sensitive ecosystems to the breaking point. Some countries are trying to control the boom, with a few closing popular destinations to allow damaged areas to heal.

Yale Environment 360 The Toll of Tourism: Can Southeast Asia Save Its Prized Natural Areas? https://e360.yale.edu/features/the-toll-of-tourism-can-southeast-asia-save-its-prized-natural-areas