Wild Places vs. Instagram

Outside Online’s What’s Being Done to Save Wild Places From Instagram

From #hashtags to selfies to “influencers” , the desire to go to that beautiful place and get the perfect “unique” perspective and picture. We are almost all guilty. You’ve seen the likes, the followers, the shares, in whichever social media platform one uses- it’s all right there. But how are these places adapting to the booming surge in visitors? How are they keeping us safe? How is the natural and wild area doing afterwards?

Matt Wastradowski investigates the outdoor-recreation tourism boom. Telling us about places that have been forced to find innovative (and sometimes desperate) ways of adapting to and curbing the steady stream of tourists each season. Head on over and read more on this article and maybe change the way you go play in the wild?

 

 

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