Business Members

Blue Sky Wildlife
International Ecotourism directory offering a large collection of award-winning tour operators and companies focusing on bird watching, wildlife tours and responsible holidays. Blue Sky Wildlife makes it easy to search through a variety of wildlife interests by species name, download tour itineraries, read independent reviews, search by type of experience or destination, and review a tour operator’s commitment to conservation prior to booking directly with wildlife tour operator or company. The website's creators, BluSky Marketing, have been involved in wildlife since 2009, predominantly through their involvement as the "preferred exhibitor support partner" to The British Bird Watching Fair (or Birdfair).

Members' Websites
Survival InternationalSurvival International
NGO which helps tribal peoples defend their lives & lands.
Mike SharrocksMike Sharrocks Consultancy
Specialised tourism consultancy dealing with sustainable tourism, community-based tourism, ecotourism and preparing regional & area-wide tourism plans.
Car-free walksCar-free Walks in the UK
For people who love walking, easy-to-use guides for walks throughout the UK that are accessible via public transport.
Sarah Loftus Consulting Sarah Loftus Consulting
Tourism consultant specialising in the development of responsible tourism, working with destinations and tourism businesses. Sarah Loftus has experience at the grassroots level, with regional and national bodies and 17 years in the hotel industry, primarily in international sales and corporate travel.
Dunira StrategyDunira Strategy
Independent marketing, PR and training consultancy focusing on sustainable development and environmental management of tourism. We deliver sustainable business solutions and have considerable international experience. Current activities include strategic tourism plans, a memorial artworks trail, feasibility studies and ecotourism training courses.
ICRTThe International Centre for Responsible Tourism
Postgraduate teaching and research centre at Leeds Metropolitan University focusing on Responsible Tourism, aiming for "better places for people to live in and for people to visit.". Works with governments and tourism practitioners to realise the aspirations of the Responsible Tourism Movement.
Royal Docks Business SchoolRoyal Docks Business School
Exists to serve students, businesses and the community. For us, business embraces not only commercial organisations but also public sector and voluntary organisations which necessarily draw on business skills and knowledge if they are to succeed in their objectives.
Unseen ToursUnseen Tours: London's Street Voices
Award-winning walking tours in London operated by professionally coached homeless guides, with the assistance of The Sock Mob, a volunteer network engaging with London's homeless. The tours offer you historical but also unexplored glimpses of the city through the lens of homelessness.

The Tourism SocietyThe Tourism Society
The professional membership body for people working in all sectors of the visitor economy, founded in 1977 with the aim of driving up standards in a fast-growing global industry with major social, economic and environmental impacts on communities and nations.

Unwind In NatureUnwind in Nature
Hebrides-based natural and cultural tours, led by native Hebridean James Macletchie, a wildlife training expert, Gaelic-speaker and singer-composer. Endeavouring for sustainable experiences, excursions are limited to 8 people maximum. We also offer tours in Iceland, Faroes and Greenland. 
The Travel FoundationThe Travel Foundation
Founded in 2003, The Travel Foundation is the travel industry's own charity, set up to respond to concerns over the sustainability of travel and tourism. We are an independent UK charity which helps the travel industry take effective action on sustainable tourism.
Working Visions GlobalWorking Visions Global
A business strategy and HR consultancy encouraging clients develop a sustainable agenda and contribute positively to short and long term impacts on people, economic, environmental and community well-being. Services include sustainability consultancy, training and development, project management and business start-ups. 

Adventure AlternativeAdventure Alternative
Founded in 1991 as an expedition company by mountaineer Gavin Bate, winner of Best Personal Contribution at the Virgin Responsible Tourism Awards 2009. Today we offer a variety of adventure tourism products including mountain climbs, safari & rainforest treks, gap trips & charity challenges.

Tourism ConcernTourism Concern
Organisation fighting exploitation in tourism. We are an independent, non-industry based, UK charity, with members and supporters from around the world. We work with partners in over 20 destination countries to ensure that tourism always benefits local people.

Responsible Travel MattersResponsible Tourism Matters
Consultancy led by Rebecca Armstrong offering a range of consultancy services including sustainable community, destination and local economic development through tourism, responsible industry engagement, tourism policy, tourism and environmental sustainability, tourism and cultural heritage.

Courtney LinnecarCourtney's Sierra Leone Adventure
Blog by Courtney Linnecar who is the Tribewanted Tourism Coordinator in Siera Leone documenting her community tourism work.

SeafarerSeafarer Cruising and Sailing Holidays
A leading independent specialist operator offering flotilla and tailor-made sailing holidays in Eastern Mediterranean and the Caribbean, as well as a worldwide bareboat and cabin charters. Trading since 1995, fully bonded and ATOL licensed.
The Old Crown PubThe Old Crown Pub
The Old Crown is in the picturesque Cumbrian village of Hesket Newmarket. The pub is owned by a co-operative of more than one hundred local people and other supporters. It is believed to Britain's first co-operatively owned pub.
FrontierFrontier - Conservation, Education, Exploration
Offer a wide range of voluntourism holidays and internships worldwide. Frontier is a non-profit established in 1989 as a conservation and development NGO dedicated to safeguarding biodiversity and ecosystem integrity and building sustainable livelihoods for marginalised communities in the world's poorest countries.
EUROPARC ConsultingEUROPARC Consulting
The consultancy arm of the EUROPARC Federation, an environmental NGO representing a network of European protected Areas. It was founded in 2001 by experts mainly drawn from the EUROPARC pool.

Visit WorcestershireVisit Worcestershire
The informative official tourism website for Worcestershire will help you plan day trips, short breaks or family holidays in Worcestershire , West Midlands.

Avalon WildlifeAvalon Wildlife
Wildlife guiding and ornithology services by Joe Cockram an experienced birder and ecological consultant based in Somerset.
Scottish Seabird CentreScottish Seabird Centre
An award-winning independent conservation and education charity and discovery centre located in North Berwick harbour near Edinburgh. Offers 14 interactive live cameras, short films, guided boat trips, kids zone, viewing deck and much more.
James JessamineJames Jessamine - Tourism Urban & Development Planning
James Jessamine is a planner, urban designer and architect with over 30 years of international experience of major development studies in the fields of tourism planning, urban development, infrastructure planning and economic development.
Small ContemplationsSmall Contemplations
Travel Blog by Elisa Tersou, a Tourism, Environment & Development Masters graduate.
IntrepidsurferSurf Trips by Intrepidsurfer
Surf portal and community website researching and presenting established surf destinations in Morocco and Central America. It offers practical information on each surf spot ranging from bus timetables to accommodation, eateries, surf shops, banking, internet facilities and maps.

mikros kosmosmikros kosmos 
Photoblog of Ione Bingley, a London-based journalist, photographer and filmmaker. Her motivation and expertise lie with the combination of biology and anthropology.

Tourism news analysis by Saul Greenland. Focuses on the most poignant story in the week of responsible and sustainable tourism news.

Original VolunteersOriginal Volunteers
A leading UK-based independent volunteering specialist, sending volunteers abroad to over 100 projects across 20 countries. Focuses on ethical, flexible, low-cost and tailored placements.

Token ProjectToken Project
An ethnographic research project led by Britta Boyer based on her experience as a designer in Bali Indonesia, focusing on ethical tourism, waste and social equality.

GlobetellersGlobetellers - Contagious Travel Stories
London-based, English-Italian blog and marketing and communications consultancy led by Elena Toressani and Damiano Moretti. Services include London Tours with Dedicated Photoshoot, travel marketing, tourism product development, web design, photography, content creation/curation and branding.

ECOCLUB Interviews
Harold GoodwinHarold Goodwin
International Centre for Responsible Tourism, Leeds, UK
Ben BoxBen Box
Editor, Footprint South American Guide
Stella BellStella Bell
Business Development Manager, Climate Care
Peter RainesPeter Raines MBE
Founder & CEO
Coral Cay Conservation (CCC).
Miriam RossMiriam Ross
Press Officer, Survival International
New: Oct. 2010 Interview
Sami GroverSami Grover
Editor, Channel View Publications, UK
Graham MillerGraham Miller
Senior Lecturer, Surrey University, UK
Raul BianchiRaul Bianchi
Principal Lecturer in Tourism & Leisure, Royal Docks Business School, University of East London 
Chris RoseChris Rose
Environmental Campaigner & Consultant 
Aviva PearsonAviva Pearson
Chairwoman, The Tourism Society 
Lidija MavraLidija Mavra
Co-founder Sock Mob Events / Unseen Tours 
Lynn MinnaertLynn Minnaert
Lecturer, University of Surrey
Mark WatsonMark Watson
Executive Director, Tourism Concern
Jeremy SmithJeremy Smith
Editor, Travindy