CBC Prince Edward Island

Climate/Environment: September 2012 Archives

Climate Change and Tourism - Dan Scott

ClimateChange2.jpgDan Scott, Canada Research Chair in Global Change and Tourism, and chair of the joint World Meteorological Organization-World Tourism Organization Expert Team on Climate and Tourism, will deliver a talk entitled "Climate Change and Tourism: Opportunities for PEI". Future climate change presents opportunities and challenges for PEI - golfing, skiing, snowmobiling, park visitations and nature-based tourism. This lecture explores the opportunities for PEI tourism under future potential changes in temperature and precipitation. Scott will use examples from his research in Ontario, Quebec, the USA and around the world.

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