National parks and reserves -- Public use -- Canada  

The Nature of Things National Parks: Forever Wild?

This documentary explores the crises faced by Canada's national parks as they attempt to steer a path between competing interests of tourism, ecology and business. Founded over a century ago, Banff National Park hosts four million visitors each year. Yet as human presence increases the wilderness recedes. We also examine Point Pelee in Ontario and Pacific Rim in British Columbia, ...
  • 1995
  • 00:45:57
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

News in Review - December 1998 Eco-tourism: The Impact On Wildlife

One of Canada's largest growth industries is tourism and for the last decade eco-tourism has become a specialty within this industry. Travel companies throughout the world are taking their clients in ever-increasing numbers to the last remaining regions of unspoiled nature. In theory, eco-tourists witness the beauty of these areas but leave them untouched. However, do wilderness sites as popular ...
  • 1998
  • 00:14:35
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 12/15/1998

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