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Green Paradise - Nouveaux Paradis - NFB

Explore the world of ecotourism

Search in the DRC catalog, or via the NFB site. (Teachers will need a CAMPUS login to access - see your teacher-librarian for details.) Also available as "Nouveaux Paradis" with French narration overdubbed.

"Two seasons of the series Green Paradise have been made available on the NFB CAMPUS site. Each one of these 18 episodes focuses on a different region of the world, from Chile to Oman, Fiji to Mozambique. Over the course of 30 minutes, students are introduced to the background of the region and its unique ecological features, as well as an individual or group from the area that is involved in ecotourism. [...] watch how entrepreneurs combine their appreciation for nature with their desire for a successful business model."