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Bali must stop over- exploiting environment for tourism: Activists

  • The Jakarta Post

Denpasar | Fri, September 2 2011 | 08:00 am

PREMIUM Bali’s environment is facing serious degradation due to over-exploitation by the tourist industry, according to activists.

Garbage, water scarcity, massive land conversions and traffic jams have increased due to the island’s inability to manage tourism, the activists agreed.

Wayan Suardana, a representative of the Indonesia Environmental Forum’s (Walhi) Bali chapter, said the p...