What do these have in common?
Monterey Bay Aquarium, Epcot Center and Switzerland Public Transit? They made conservation, education and public transit engaging, profitable and sustainable.
But how do we get there?
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CHALLENGES: Sustainable Tahoe formed to address 3 pervasive challenges that continue to threaten prosperity:
- Economy – Outdated tourism model and value system that is no longer attracting new visitors. The lake is at risk from the effects of existing tourism activities.
- Environment – Massive restoration investment ($1.5B per decade) that lacks education and action to be effective, successful, and sustainable.
- Community – Friction and disconnect between local groups creates public confusion, and compromises environmental goals.
- and the Tahoe visitor experience Visitors Speakup
“Lake Tahoe has emerged on the global stage as a model for watershed and lake stewardship. This approach is a much better model for sustainable prosperity than the activities promoted during the last half of the century.“ – Dr Charles Goldman