Tofino, Canada – Understanding Sustainability Issues

About the Project

The purpose of this research was to examine different stakeholder perspectives of tourism in Tofino in order to determine impacts and challenges relating to tourism development and long-term sustainability. The study determined whether stakeholders were in consensus surrounding future tourism planning or policy development. Semi-structured stakeholder interviews were held with 38 stakeholders in August 2009.

About the Researcher

Dr. Rachel Dodds is an Associate Professor at the Ted Rogers School of Management and her work focuses on sustainable tourism, CSR, islands and tourism policy.

Contact Information

Address:
575 Bay Street (entrance at 55 Dundas Street West)
Room: TRS 3-175, 9th floor Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 2C3

Mailing Address:
350 Victoria Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5B 2K3

Institute for Hospitality and Tourism Research, Ryerson University