Free NC Coastal Tourism Workshop

— Written By Kristen Rice-Gira

Cape Lookout

Promoting Sustainable Tourism Businesses on the North Carolina Coast

Tourism-focused businesses are invited to participate in a free sustainable tourism workshop:

Wednesday March 9, 2016 from 9am – 12pm at the NOAA/NERR Auditorium, 101 Pivers Island Road, Beaufort, NC 28516

Coastal businesses will learn about:

  • Sustainable tourism efforts that help the environment and their business’s bottom line;
  • The N.C. Green Travel program and its certification process;
  • Waste Reduction Partners and the services they offer businesses; and
  • The sustainability efforts implemented by the Hampton Inn & Suites of Jacksonville, N.C.

View the agenda and sign up for this free workshop. Read on for the full press release from the NC Department of Environmental Quality.

This event is sponsored by the Carteret County Tourism Development Authority in partnership with N.C. Green Travel and the North Carolina Coastal Reserve.

Written By

Photo of Kristen Rice-Gira, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionKristen Rice-GiraAdministrative & Outreach Coordinator (919) 515-4260 kristen_ricegira@ncsu.eduParks, Recreation, and Tourism Management - NC State University
Updated on Feb 29, 2016
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