Joshi, Parth. “Adventure Tourism in Uttarakhand- Dealing with Climate Change: A Case Study on Snow Leopard Adventures P. Ltd.”
This document outlines impact of adventure tourism in Uttarakhand and discusses a few practical approaches that may help in reducing the impact.
- Adventure tourism in the state grew rapidly in relatively a short time span.
- Tourism has both direct and indirect impacts that reduce the attractiveness of the destination.
- To control high dust level ascribed to theBadrinath Highwayconstruction work, scores of trees were planted. Many beautiful birds found a home in the new vegetation cover, thereby making bird watching possible.
- The author suggests to make tourists aware of the impact they will leave behind on the destination.