Wildlife tourism is a million dollar industry, but do we know enough about how wildlife feel about tourists in their habitat?
As the mid-winter break draws crowds to beaches, tourists may be wondering if their sunscreen is toxic to coral reefs.
Narratives about successful community-based conservation efforts in Tanzania need to be probed.
Newly revealed documents show the Commonwealth government approved a controversial tourism plan for Tasmania's World Heritage wilderness without assessing it against federal conservation legislation.
Efforts to conserve nature needs to include communities.
Sharks have a PR problem. But new research shows that shark ecotourism programs boost people's knowledge and attitudes towards shark conservation – even among those who are green-minded to begin with.
For the first time research has quantified the global carbon footprint of tourists. It's big – and getting bigger.
How to make your holiday better for the environment through sustainable tourism.
It's not just the price to you, but how much it costs the destination.
Mining social media posts from tourism hotspots such as coral reefs could turn tourists into environmental citizen scientists without them even realising it.
Recurrent fires in Kenya's Chyulu Hills have been linked to illegal activities and are often attributed to squatters who live in the hills.
Luxury holidays aren't just a dent in your bank balance – they're also doing untold harm to the environment. But you can have a good, green holiday.
The statistic that bleaching has been seen in 93% of surveyed areas of the Great Barrier Reef has sparked worldwide coverage - not all of it accurate.
Bleaching has hit a huge swathe of the Great Barrier Reef, with many corals in the reef's remote northern reaches now expected to die as a result of warm waters linked to this summer's El Niño.
Next time you plan a holiday you can rest assured that wildlife sightseeing can help some threatened species.
Africa has a number of excellent scuba diving sites, but these must be maintained sustainably to keep attracting different divers.
The world must embrace an economy where people and the planet are what matters the most.
There are several relatively unknown eco-friendly locations in Africa that adventure-seeking tourists would find delightful.
China needs to do more to manage the balance between conservation and tourism to protect its rich biodiversity.
We often think of ecotourism as good for the environment. But it may have some worrying unintended consequences for wild animals.