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Will tourism kill the Med?

“The more pristine and beautiful a place is, the more people want to visit. Yet, as more and more people visit, the environmental and social impacts can destroy the very reasons for their coming in the first place… Seventy percent of the foreign tourists visiting the Spanish coasts say they do not intend to return – the main reason given is overcrowding.”

…overcrowding that is killing the biodiversity of the Mediterranean, and yet they keep on building, new golf courses keep opening, and new crowds keep coming. Read the full Greenpeace report and join us in the NFS forums to decide what could be done about it.