Categoría: Environmente

Geologic History of the Cordillera Blanca
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24 mayo, 201925 septiembre, 2020

Geologic History of the Cordillera Blanca

The geology of the Cordillera Blanca is marked by the combination of uplift and erosion of its relief, which continue at high rates today. Prior to uplift the region was the locus of sediment accumulation and lithification, which ultimately generated the thick sedimentary strata that can be found folded and faulted along the flanks of...

Community and Local Tourism
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24 mayo, 201528 febrero, 2019

Community and Local Tourism

The model for providing tourist services is evolving to focus on sustainable, community based tourism. Although a broad term, it refers to local people providing their services directly to the public thereby enabling an increase in direct income and control over their resources be it accommodation, artesian, gastronomy or guiding in the natural surroundings. Many...