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3rd Global Geotourism Conference

Geotourism is a flourishing component of nature-based tourism. It showcases the earth’s amazing geology and landforms, promoting awareness of geological heritage, and sustainable development of geological resources – subjects that can be add value to most landscapes and destinations.

The 3rd Global Geotourism Conference will be held in Muscat, Oman October 30 to 1 November 2011. It will be hosted by the Oman’s Ministry of Tourism with Professor Ross K. Dowling OAM as Co-Convenor.

The conference will provide a valuable opportunity for earth scientists, tourism practitioners, academics and protected area managers to share knowledge and explore how geotourism can add value to destinations and the visitor experience.

The Conference will cover:

  • Widening the scope of geotourism
  • Education and interpretation
  • Sustainable development of geotourism product and services
  • Protected areas including geoparks
  • Promoting and managing geotourism destinations

3rd Global Geotourism Conference's website provides further information, including a program and instruction on how to register.