This book focuses on the demand, supply, key features and events that take place across the regions of Canada, the United States of America and Mexico. The diversity of socio-cultural, natural, and economic features within and between regions has situated all three regions in positions of prominence on the World Tourism Organization's list of top international destinations.
David Fennell is the author of Ecotourism: An Introduction, Ecotourism Programme Planning and co-editor of Ecotourism Policy and Planning. Dr. Fennell is the founding Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Ecotourism, and is an active member on editorial boards of many academic journals in tourism and leisure. He teaches ecotourism and outdoor recreation at Brock University, Canada.
Chapter 1. Introduction to Tourism in North America - Atsuko Hashimoto Chapter 2. Demand for Tourism in North America - Stephen Smith and Dallen J. Timothy Chapter 3. Supply and Organization of Tourism in North America - Dallen J. Timothy Chapter 4. Key Issues, Events and Issues of Tourism in the Region - David J. Telfer Chapter 5. Sources, Organisations and Web Sites - David A. Fennell