How the Dependance upon Tourism Have Affected Bali in a Positive and Negative Way

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Bali. One of the number one places for tourist to go to. With the beautiful beaches, and traditional dances, Bali has become one of the most popular tourist places to go to. But with more tourist visiting, Bali has developed negative and positive impacts with their environment and culture.
Tourism in Bali has affected it’s environment in many ways. It has affected their water resource, increased pollution, contributed to local flooding, and has put pressure on islands roads. Bali’s biggest environmental problem is trash. This problem has only became bigger with more people coming to visit Bali for vacations. Bali being a small island has very limited space to put/dump trash. the trash are starting to be thrown in rivers and the trash has
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Bali. One of the number one places for tourist to go to. With the beautiful beaches, and traditional dances, Bali has become one of the most popular tourist places to go to. But with more tourist visiting, Bali has developed negative and positive impacts with their environment and culture.
Tourism in Bali has affected it’s environment in many ways. It has affected their water resource, increased pollution, contributed to local flooding, and has put pressure on islands roads. Bali’s biggest environmental problem is trash. This problem has only became bigger with more people coming to visit Bali for vacations. Bali being a small island has very limited space to put/dump trash. the trash are starting to be thrown in rivers and the trash has been washing up on beaches such as kuta beach.The quality of water in coastal areas has also became worst from the trash and pollution contributing to the destruction of coral reefs. The dirty water from trash has also affected the fishes and living organisms that live in the ocean water. The tourist has not only made bali’s water more limited but, it has also affected some of the water that was supposed to go to the paddy fields. The local water has been redirected from going to paddy fields and is being used for tourism instead affecting the growth of plants grown on the paddy fields. Animals in bali like monkeys and birds are also affected. Pollution is growing from tourism too. WIth more tourist coming more transport is needed causing
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