Inventory of natural resources with tourist potential in the State of Michoacán

Inventory of natural resources with tourist potential in the State of Michoacán

Nueva Chapultepec Sur, , Mexico
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This planning aims at contributing towards the progress of planning in the tourist field since the development of tourist and leisure activities intervenes in the transformation and articulation of the economic environment, and this requires the analysis of the realities and the problems inherent to this activity, such as environmental impact, the life cycle of the tourist destination, new spaces in the natural and rural, cultural and heritage environment. This tool also attempts at being a facilitator in the decision making process, as also a part of investment attraction to the State when determining the main existing natural resources incorporating some economic and social indicators.

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