Wildlife tourism is becoming more and more popular in recent years. It is becoming easier for amateur birders and casual wildlife seekers to find and observe animals in the wild. This is replica watches uk wonderful for bringing attention to certain areas and animals, especially species that have become vulnerable, endangered, or even near extinction. However, it is very important to be responsible and respectful when it comes to wild animals. Below is a list of manners and tips to be a more responsible traveler.

  • Keep groups small. It will help to minimize the disturbance.
  • Try to educate yourself about the local environment and wildlife before traveling to further enjoy your trip.
  • Try to keep a respectful distance between you and the animal. Any animal running, flying, or swimming away should NOT be pursued.
  • Try to make as little noise as possible, as to not alarm the animals
  • If you see any babies or off spring animals, be particularly careful. Mothers can be very protective of their young.
  • Nests, dens, burrows, or any other breeding sites should never be approached. Please observe them from a distance.
  • Never feed or touch wild animals
  • Drive alertly and at the appropriate speed, especially at night.
  • If you hit an animal in a car or find an injured/dead animal, please report it to the proper authorities.
  • If there is a crowd nearby, consider moving on and finding other wildlife in order to not disturb the animals
  • ALWAYS dispose of your trash in the proper location or take it home with you.
  • Be sure to wear comfortable shoes and weather appropriate outdoor clothing.
  • Consider learning about local conservation and see if there is anything you can help with.
  • Try to find a why to support the local community.
  • and finally, be sure to travel safely and responsibly.