Becoming a sustainable tourism business starts with the decision to do so. The resources and case studies provided on the pages below are an industry-specific introduction to sustainable tourism, best practices and notable sustainable businesses.
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The California Sustainable Tourism Symposium (CSTS) was formed to address the needs of tourism industry stakeholders who participate in nature, eco, geo, green, sustainable and recreational tourism. CSTS is dedicated to sustaining the environment, culture and heritage of California while sustaining economic growth through tourism.
Visit California has also created pages of resources and case studies as an industry-specific introduction to sustainable tourism, best practices and notable sustainable businesses, including the following: