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SST engages undergraduate and graduate students from multiple disciplines in understanding and promoting sustainable tourism by providing first hand experience in the field through creating service, community outreach, and professional development opportunities.


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  NC GreenTravel

If you own or manage a lodging, restaurant, park, entertainment or other travel-oriented business, the NC GreenTravel website will provide you with information to help you become more competitive in the green travel arena.Whether your facility is in the mountains, the piedmont, or the coastal area of North Carolina, we can help you go green and save green!

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For more information contact Tom Rhodes at the NC Division of Environmental Assistance and Outreach at (919) 707-8140, or Alex Naar the CST's Director of Outreach at (252) 737-1346

NC Colleges and Universities

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NC Colleges and Universities


Academic research in sustainable tourism has expanded considerable over the past ten years in both quantity as well as quality. Ranging from purely conceptual and theoretical pieces to those efforts to understand and document the implementation and management of sustainable tourism practices, university researchers are contributing to this critical body of knowledge. That is most certainly true of select faculty across the university system in North Carolina. Please visit the credentials of those featured on this website as well as the journals linked below in which articles of this nature well typically be found.


Journal of Sustainable Tourism

Journal of Travel Research

Tourism Management

Annals of Tourism

Journal of Ecotourism

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