Faculty Advisor

Ault, Holly Keyes

Faculty Advisor

Peet, R. Creighton

Center

Windhoek, Namibia

Abstract

This report, supported by Mr. Erling Kavita from the Polytechnic of Namibia's school of Natural Resources and Tourism in conjunction with Worcester Polytechnic Institute, investigates Wilderness Safaris' Damaraland Camp and its effects on the local cultures, society, and economy of the individuals living on the Torra Conservancy. Through analysis of observations, surveys, and interviews conducted with Torra Conservancy members, Wilderness Safaris employees and individuals from other related organizations in Namibia, suggestions for improvement and conclusions were developed.

Publisher

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Accepted

May 2009

Project Type

Interactive Qualifying Project

Accessibility

Unrestricted

Advisor Department

Mechanical Engineering

Advisor Department

Interdisciplinary Programs

Project Center

Windhoek, Namibia

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