Use the chart to evaluate whether two tour operators are running responsible and ‘eco’ holidays to Antarctica.
Oceans, atmosphere, landscape section docs
People hold many different views on what Antarctica should be like in the future. What do you think?
Decide which of these applications should be allowed under the Antarctic Treaty System.
What impacts are tourists having on the environment and wildlife in Antarctica?
What measures can be taken to reduce the environmental impacts of tourism on Antarctica?
As a journalist, write a balanced news article or report considering whether tourism in Antarctica is currently sustainable.
Base map of the Antarctic Peninsula, for key physical features activity.
Data for average October ozone measured above Halley Research Station and the global amount of CFC-11 released annually (1956 to 1992)
Monthly average weather data for research stations in Antarctica.
Real coverage of Antarctic Peninsula ice shelves measured at different time periods.