Books: Defending Our Rainforest
Defending Our Rainforest

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Rolf Wesche and Andy Drumm, Defending Our Rainforest: A guide to community-based ecotourism in the Ecuadorian Amazon, 1999

This book is available from Andy Drumm or on on

The Ecuadorian Amazon is a laboratory of indigenous community based tourism with over 40 different community businesses pioneers in the region. Several have been recognized internationally with various awards. This book includes maps and colour photos and introduces each of nine indigenous language groups in the region and describes their tourism initiatives.