Month: November 2015

10 negative impact of tourism in Botswana.

Tourism is a collection of activities, services and industries that delivers a travel experience, including transportation, accommodations, eating and drinking establishments, retail shops, entertainment businesses, activity facilities and other hospitality services provided for individuals or groups travelling away from home.  Negative impacts can  be viewed as disadvantages or problems. The following negative impacts of tourism …

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Seven (7) positive impact of tourism in Botswana.

Tourism is defined as the activities of persons identified as visitors.  A visitor is someone who is making a visit to a main destination outside his/her usual environment for less than a year for any main purpose [including] holidays, leisure and recreation, business, health, education or other purposes….This scope is much wider than the traditional …

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Four (4) physical factors that affect mass wasting.

Mass wasting, also known as slope movement or mass movement, is the geomorphic process by which soil, sand, regolith, and rock move down slope typically as a mass, largely under the force of gravity, but frequently affected by water and water content as in submarine environments and mudslides.  The following are physical factors that enhance …

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TYPES OF EARTHQUAKE WAVES

Seismic waves are the waves of energy caused by the sudden breaking of rock within the earth or an explosion. They are the energy that travels through the earth and is recorded on seismographs. There are two main types namely: 1. Body waves 2. Surface waves.    BODY WAVES. These are waves that travel through …

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