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National parks and climate change: An unlikely connection?

Although we often label transportation, energy consumption, industry, and agriculture as major culprits behind global climate change, there are other less obvious factors to consider – including patterns of human tourism.  Interestingly, the increasing popularity of tourism to locations of ecological interest, such as National Parks, may also contribute to climate change patterns.  At the same time, however, the opposite is true: climate change may also affect tourist patterns.

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