Hong Kong " Asian times " online on August 12 article, primary problem is " Chinese tourist holds with an animal friendly model travel " . "World elephant day " (on August 12) a report that issues before arrival shows, in recent years, ride to be mixed by elephant in Thailand watch elephant the performance is so not welcome already in Chinese tourist, most nowadays person auxes would rather choice animal is friendly model project. The consciousness of wild animal protection that this highlights Chinese public is stronger. |
Afore-mentioned reports that association of world animal protection issues, be based on the investigation that has to the project travelling related Thailand wild animal, from 2014 collect to 2019 come from 16 countries the feedback of many 40 thousand tourist. The Chinese tourist of 36% rode 2016 had multiplied elephant, but there is 23% only this year. The tourist that the corresponding period has watched elephant to perform from 44% drop 18% . The Chinese tourist of 37% said to ride to seem acceptability recreational form greatly last year, drop compared to the same period 8 percent, under the whole world of 41% average level.
28% what went to the Chinese tourist that peaceful travels to take visitor of all foreign country last year. The change of Chinese tourist manner, crucial effect is produced in giving birth to be out of office the animal to protect the job. According to the report, the Chinese tourist of 84% thinks the animal should live if,the person of outdoors;77% says likelihood, the person that they aux would rather outdoors watchs wild animal;81% holds with travel agent to keep away from to bring painful activity to the animal.
Up to by July, include 15 travel companies of Chinese inside the whole world travels 240 times company, cancel wild animal recreation from travel circuitry, include to ride by elephant. World animal protects the investigation that association released in May to show, in the Chinese visitor that has entered travel of abroad wild animal, the person of more than 90% expresses to will be opposite possibly to those the activity with bad wild animal says not.
The respect is protected in wild animal, china already made major effort, protective consciousness of the public is rising, this special encouragement popular feeling. Wild animal is friendly model travel becomes more and more welcome in the Chinese. (Author DM CHAN, chen Yiyi)