Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)

Federated Hospiality Association of Southern Africa (FEDHASA)

Adventure Travel Trade Association

Hotel Association of Canada.

LEED, or Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design

World Health Organisation Air Quality Guidelines

Guide To indoor Air Quality USA

Conservation International

Coral Reef Alliance

Friends of Conservation

International Coral Reef Action Network

International Maritime Organisation

World Conservation Union

Ocean Futures Society

Planetary Coral Reef Foundation

Reef Relief

United Nations Environmental Programme

Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society


Blue Ventures

Conservation International

How tourism can benefit conservation

Shoreline Protection/

Millenium Ecosystem Assessment

Sustainable Hotel Siting, Design and Construction

Atlas of Climate Change

Tourisms Global Footprint

Descriptions of available hotel certification programs

EPA’s Energy Star for Hospitality (

Green Key (international) Eco-Label Certification

U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED Certification

EarthCheck Certification

Green Hotels Association

World Tourism Organization (UN)

The Travel Foundation

The Responsible Tourism Partnership

United Nations Environment Programme (Tourism)

International Tourism Partnership

The International Institute For Peace Through Tourism

Green Travel Market

Fair Trade Resource Network

Great examples of green hotels/eco lodges:,


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