South Korea

Suncheon Bay Eco-Museum

By Chris / 3rd March 2018

  About This centre is managed by Suncheon City and is funded from the city and visitor-fee (entrance and guide fee). This centre has recorded 150,000 visitors in 2007 and has increased its visitors to 270,000 in 2008. On January 2002, the city started to invest for a centre and the design and construction began…

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Sorae Ecology Park

By Chris / 2nd March 2018

  About Incheon University RIS, Incheon Metropolitan City Funding support: Incheon University RIS, Incheon Metropolitan City, the Korean Ministry of Industry, Trade and Energy Number of staff: 10 Number of visitors per year: 190,000 Overall aims of the centre Improving habitat areas for wildlife and for marine organisms to thrive, as well as the visitors…

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Nakdong Estuary Eco Centre (NEEC)

By Chris / 2nd March 2018

About The Nakdon Estuary Eco Centre (NEEC) is run by the Busan Metropolitan City. Its mission is to foster public awareness of estuary and wetland; to educate people throughout school programs, activities, guided tours, champions etc.; to manage restored wetlands of Eulsukdo (island) and Nakdong estuary; and to serve domestic and oversea tourists as ecotourism…

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Junam Ecological Centre

By Chris / 1st March 2018

About Changwon-city (si), Gyeongsangnam-province (do), Republic of Korea To promote the image of Changwon-city (si), as a model of eco-city by building a network with neighbour tourist attractions Goals of the organisation: To understand the importance of ecological environment To meet the needs of urban life by providing an environmentally friendly space To appreciate the…

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Ilsan Lake Ecological Centre

By Chris / 1st March 2018

  About Eco Korea Funding support: Goyang City Number of staff: 13 (Executive Director : 1 , Eco Guide : 12) Number of visitors per year: 800 people visit per year Overall aims of the centre We aim to encourage ecological education at the wetland and to maintain and manage the site’s wellbeing by monitoring…

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