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by MGeitz
Mon Dec 04, 2006 1:30 am
Forum: Polar Spotlight
Topic: Arctic
Replies: 12
Views: 24002

Arctic Tourism Update
by MGeitz
Fri Sep 29, 2006 2:10 am
Forum: Business and Finance
Topic: Grants and Loans
Replies: 6
Views: 16165

New round for WWF Arctic Tourism & Conservation Grant

WWF is again accepting applications for a small grant from tourism businesses and stakeholders for conservation-related activities or projects. The deadline is Dec 16, 2006.

For more information got to
http://www.panda.org/about_wwf/where_we ... /index.cfm
by MGeitz
Fri Sep 29, 2006 2:07 am
Forum: Polar Spotlight
Topic: Arctic
Replies: 12
Views: 24002

WWF Arctic Tourism & Conservation Grant 2006

WWF is accepting applications for a small grant from tourism businesses and stakeholders for conservation-related activities or projects. The deadline is Dec 16, 2006.

For more information go to
http://www.panda.org/about_wwf/where_we ... /index.cfm
by MGeitz
Wed Jun 07, 2006 12:13 am
Forum: Water
Topic: Marine tourism
Replies: 6
Views: 19200

Marine recreation practises

Hi - this might be of interest for people working with good practises in the marine tourism sector A Practical Guide to Good Practice: Managing Environmental Impacts in the Marine Recreation Sector http://www.toinitiative.org/supply_chain/supply.htm The guide has been developed by the members of the...
by MGeitz
Mon Mar 27, 2006 7:30 am
Forum: Polar Spotlight
Topic: Arctic
Replies: 12
Views: 24002

Climate change a topic for arctic tourism?

I have the following question to the readers of this forum: does climate change play a role for your business/ work/ interest in arctic or northern tourism? Do you feel it is something that is taken into account when building a business, developing a tourism destination or engaging a community? If s...
by MGeitz
Wed Dec 15, 2004 9:42 am
Forum: Marketing
Topic: Awards
Replies: 59
Views: 70712

Arctic Tourism & Conservation Grant deadline

The deadline for the arctic tourism & conservation grant has inofficially been extended to January 3rd. So go to our website (see above message), and apply yourself or pass on the word.

Regards and happy holidays, Miriam Geitz/ WWF International Arctic Programme
by MGeitz
Mon Nov 22, 2004 9:06 am
Forum: Marketing
Topic: Awards
Replies: 59
Views: 70712

WWF Arctic Award for Linking Tourism & Conservation

The arctic environment is harsh and very sensitive. WWF has recognized outstanding efforts of entrepreneurs trying to connect tourism and conservation in their daily operations with the Arctic Award. To learn more about the winners and their achievements, visit here: http://tinyurl.com/6cop3 In 2004...
by MGeitz
Mon Nov 22, 2004 8:58 am
Forum: Business and Finance
Topic: Grants and Loans
Replies: 6
Views: 16165

WWF Arctic Tourism & Conservation Grant

WWF is accepting applications for a small grant scheme. The scheme shall provide start-up funding to small-scale but effective measures that establish or improve links between tourism and arctic conservation. Who can apply? Arctic tourism businesses, tourism associations or multi-stakeholder groups ...
by MGeitz
Thu Nov 18, 2004 9:42 am
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Cruise Lines
Replies: 8
Views: 16806

Environmental risks and impacts from arctic cruise tourism

WWF has recently published a report on the environmental risks cruise tourism poses to the arctic environment. The report addresses specifically the situation on the high-arctic archipelago of Svalbard (half way between Northern Norway and the Northpole), but findings are of interest to cruise activ...
by MGeitz
Thu Nov 18, 2004 9:40 am
Forum: Water
Topic: Marine tourism
Replies: 6
Views: 19200

Environmental risks associated with arctic cruise tourism

WWF has recently published a report on the environmental risks cruise tourism poses to the arctic environment. The report addresses specifically the situation on the high-arctic archipelago of Svalbard (half way between Northern Norway and the Northpole), but findings are of interest to cruise activ...
by MGeitz
Fri Jul 23, 2004 7:04 am
Forum: Water
Topic: Whales
Replies: 5
Views: 10755

Whale watching in the Arctic: info website from WWF

There is also a basic website on whale watching in the Arctic that can give some guidance for travelers to choose responsible operators.
http://www.ngo.grida.no/wwfap/whalewatching/