Despite this wastewater being treated, it can still alter the ecosystem. An algal bloom is the most common effect seen, caused by excess nutrients (Katsioloudis, P., 2010). But, due to the lack of strict regulation in Caribbean waters, these environmental impacts are nearly impossible to monitor (Deidun, A. and Vella, P. 2011). However, solid and hazardous waste are easier to gauge. Much of the trash such as glass and plastic can be recycled at port, but if it is not recycled, it is incinerated and then dumped at sea, contributing to the floating plastic debris that has a serious effect on a wide range of marine organisms.
These cigarette butts are more than unsightly trash to the environment, as they can also emit toxins which can be washed out into our water system and the ocean that when animals, such as birds and sea mammals accidentally ingests these cigarette butts can be harmful to them as well. In a Coastal Clean Up performed in 2000 in California beaches, 230,000 cigarette butts were collected. It is accounted to be one of the commonly collected items found in beaches. In the United States alone, an estimated 170,000,000 cigarette butts are collected each year. In recent years, companies have implemented a “NO SMOKING” policy within the premise of the buildings.
This results in the change of an ecosystem, which causes corals to have harmful effects, and even end up bleaching. When fishing companies have taken almost all of the fish, now they must move to a different part of land, which can also be beneficial for the fishermen or company. Tourism companies employ thousands of people to work near coral reefs, a very hot location of vacationers. While ecotourism effects corals, the only effect on corals dying out on hot locations would also be tourism companies and workers losing jobs. Without fishing or tourism jobs, our economy could face threats because of the millions of people who rely on corals throughout their livelihood, now losing their work.
• This littering likewise decreases rate of downpour water permeating, bringing about bringing down an officially low water levels in our urban communities. • The dirt fruitfulness decays as the plastic packs frame a portion of excrement stay in the dirt for quite a long time. • It has been watched that the creatures eating the packs some of the time kick the bucket. • Plastic goes into the sea which is as of now a plastic plagued waterway. Fish and other marine species get affected badly.
The image above was taken in Causeway Bay near the Times Square. A few Mainland tourists were enjoying the food and drinks bought from a local food stall, while all the trash produced by the customers of the food stall was discarded along the metal barriers. Times Square, a well-known shopping plaza in Hong Kong, attracts loads of tourists to buy luxury goods. Not only does it boom the fashion and cosmetic industries, but also booms neighbouring restaurants and food stalls. However, it has led to an increase in number of leftover and debris, which has notably affected the hygiene and the environment of public areas in Hong Kong.
Curry rice will appear stale after one or two times and you will yearn for a change. Street foods are oily because mostly fried items are on sale. Transportation The public transport are cheap but too crowded and unsafe to carry luggage. The Tuk transport is easily available but you will be harassed by their exorbitant quoted price for the tourists. They have the habit of bargaining and it will spoil your day if you start haggling with them.
7 days in Bali and Lombok Your comprehensive guide to the wonders of Bali and Lombok in Indonesia Bali is perhaps Indonesia’s most famous holiday destination and is known as the Island of Gods. Located east of Java, it is rich in culture and history, full of natural wonders and blessed with diverse secular heritage of arts and crafts. Lombok on the other hand, lies east of Bali and is considered as the next top destination in Indonesia. It also boasts old temples, which are still in used, ancient festivals and practices as well as natural wonders minus the hordes of tourists you will encounter in Bali. This comprehensive guide helps you get the most from your 7 day visit to Bali and Lombok.
This place is popular for its beautiful beaches, serene landscape and well maintained tourist spots. 2. People usually, called Vishakapatnam as “Goa of the East Cost” because it has lots of Virgin Beaches and mesmerizing landscape. Its official language is Telgu but in general, you will see many other communities residing here such as Marwaris, Bengali, Tamil, Maharashtrian,
CHAPTER 1 1.1 INTRODUCTION 1.1.1 Islands in Malaysia Malaysia is one of the countries that are located in the Southeast Asia. It is famous for its unique islands that include astounding beaches, varied cultures and tropical rainforests. Most of these islands have become popular destinations for marine tourism activities such as diving and snorkeling. This is because of their richness in marine environments and ecosystem especially coral reefs which include coral atolls, fringing reefs, barrier reefs and also beautiful crystal clear waters. According to www.touropia.com, there are 10 islands that are among the best islands in Malaysia.
FIVE GOOD REASONS TO VISIT PHILIPPINES. The Philippines is an archipelago in Southeast Asia made up of over 7000 islands. Apart from its urban sprawls, it is a country of outstanding beauty,super friendly people combined with rich history and cultural tradition. This exotic scattering of islands lures both local and international tourists to explore its many natural wonders. There are millions of reasons to come to Philippines, but the top five destinations which are definitely worth a visit are outlined below.