Supported by: CapeNature
The Best for Habitat & Species Conservation category is awarded to a tourism business or initiative that had measurable success in preserving and managing habitat and species.
Award explained: The focus of Best for habitat and species conservation is on tourism providers, whether tour operators, accommodations, activity operators or conservation organisations, which have, through tourism, achieved measurable species and/or habitat conservation objectives. Initiatives might include nature trails, wildlife watching experiences, tourism activities, places to stay or other tourism experiences which otherwise benefit species and habitats.
What the Judges want: Integration of great tourism experiences with progressive and sustainable programmes in species and habitat conservation, measures of success and ideas which can be adapted and developed by tourism providers around the world.