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South Atlantic Natural Capital Assessment; Tristan da Cunha tourism assessment 2019

Marine Terrestrial Overseas Territories Decision-making Environmental assets Natural capital Stakeholders Tristan da Cunha


This study was commissioned by the South Atlantic Environmental Research Institute (SAERI) to undertake an assessment of the potential for tourism on Tristan da Cunha. The findings contribute evidence to a programme of natural capital assessment (NCA) being implemented by the UK Joint Nature Conservation Committee (JNCC) and conducted by the South Atlantic Environmental Research Institute (SAERI) in the UK South Atlantic Overseas Territories. Funded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) managed Conflict, Stability and Security Fund (CSSF), the work sits under its Environmental Resilience programme which includes objectives to integrate natural capital considerations into economic and social development planning. It was undertaken by Acorn Tourism Consulting Limited (Acorn) and Head of Tourism on Tristan da Cunha, Dawn Repetto.

Resource type Publication

Topic category Environment

Reference date 2019·02·01

Refer to report

Responsible organisation
Communications, JNCC distributor

Limitations on public access Open access

Use constraints Open, cite source of data

Metadata date 2019·08·30

Metadata point of contact
Communications, JNCC

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