Marine resources and environment protection in India has a long way to go. Our neighbouring countries can provide case studies and success stories which can be a great learnng experience for our marine scientists and conservationists.
The 5th Asia Pacific EcoTourism Conference (APECO) is taking place in Terengganu, Malaysia on 27th and 28th October this year. The theme is Marine Ecotourism: Best Sustainable Practices and Success Stories. The Conference will address these challenging issues
and learn how to manage marine ecotourism through sustainable practices particularly in the Asia Pacific region. The conference also has special sessions on conservation of marine resources.
The details of the conference are avavilable at