We can distinguish three categories of birdwatchers travelers:
By offering birdwatchers-friendly facilities you can attract twitchers and enthusiastics travelers. And you can then use these facilities to offer birdwatching tours to more casual travelers as an additional extra activity. It’s a good way to raise awareness about birds (and then also more globally wildlife) biodiversity issues.
Watch the above video to learn from the successful practices implemented by Laguna del Lagarto Lodge in Costa Rica.
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|Name||Type of facility||Environment||Country||Swap?|
|MATER - Sustainable Tourism||Packages and tours||rural, urbain, mer, montagne, zone-chaude, zone-temperee, zone-froide||Argentina||No|
|MATER - Tourisme Durable||Séjours et circuits||rural, urbain, mer, montagne, zone-chaude, zone-temperee, zone-froide||Argentina||No|
|MATER - Turismo Sustentable||Estancias y excursiones||rural, urbain, mer, montagne, zone-chaude, zone-temperee, zone-froide||Argentina||No|
|La Laguna del Lagarto Lodge||Hotels & guest houses||rural, zone-chaude||Costa Rica||Yes|
|Schools and reforestation program||Heritage and Biodiversity, Social Responsibility|
|Volunteering Programs||Heritage and Biodiversity, Social Responsibility, Travellers Awareness|
|Furoshiki, or how to make a bag with squared piece of cloth||Local Development, Travellers Awareness|
|Hygiene celebration||Heritage and Biodiversity, Local Development, Travellers Awareness, Waste Management|
|Prefer plants to cut flowers||Heritage and Biodiversity, Travellers Awareness|