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INTERNATIONAL RAINFOREST TOURISM SYMPOSIUM,Palm Cove, Cairns, Australia, 22 - 24 .06.2010 PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Joachim Willms [Managing Director]   

INTERNATIONAL RAINFOREST TOURISM SYMPOSIUM

Palm Cove, Cairns, Australia, 22 - 24 June 2010

Hosted by: The Centre for Tropical Tourism Studies and James Cook University

“Rainforest tourism in a time of change”

Bringing rainforest tourism, rainforest science and rainforest management researchers together

 

CONFERENCE ANNOUNCEMENT & CALL FOR PAPERS

Rainforests in both tropical and temperate areas are important tourism resources but their study by tourism scholars has been largely ignored. The aim of this symposium is to provide a platform to bring together researchers interested in rainforest tourism to share ideas and research findings. The symposium will also provide an opportunity to share ideas with researchers who are involved with rainforest management and rainforest science.

 The World Heritage Listed Wet Tropics Rainforests of Queensland provide the backdrop for the symposium. On day two of the symposium delegates will visit Skyrail Rainforest Cableway taking a cable car ride into the forest and stopping at several mountain interpretation stations. The symposium dinner will be held in the rainforest. On the final day delegates will visit the Daintree and Cape Tribulation area, site of the World’s oldest rainforests, for a panel discussion, final presentations, a walk through the forest and a visit to the Daintree Discovery Centre.

As part of our commitment to sustainable use of rainforests for tourism purposes delegates will be given the opportunity to participate in a voluntary tree planting program in a project aimed to revegetate a wildlife corridor. This will also help offset delegate’s carbon footprint. We supply the shovels, trees and a commemorative tree planter’s photo, you supply the labour.

Symposium Topics

·        Rainforest tourism in both tropical and temperate forests

·        Host communities and the forest

·        Flora and fauna management

·        Climate change and the future for rainforest tourism

·        Rainforest science

·        Sustainable rainforest management

·        Visitor and recreation management

·        Park management

·        Indigenous tourism

·        Interpretation

·        Stakeholder management

·        All topics related to the symposium theme will be considered

 

FULL PAPER 

Contributions should be 5,000 - 6,000 words and will be subjected to a double blind reviewing process. 

Full papers must be submitted by 31 March 2010.


WORKING PAPERExtended abstracts

Contributions should be 1,000 – 1,500 words must be submitted by the 26 April 2010. Extended abstracts will be subjected to a double blind reviewing process. 

All accepted refereed and working papers will be published with an ISBN registered conference proceedings. It is intended that a selection of fully refereed papers will also be published in an edited book.

Submission guidelines are available at www.jcu.edu.au very soon.

Please contact the Symposium Convenor Professor Bruce Prideaux: This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it for more information

 

 

 
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