Growth in tourism is affecting Hawaii residents’ quality of life
By Allison Schaefers email@example.com
June 3, 2018
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When looking at solutions to overtourism, Hanauma Bay State Park is considered a success. The park limits the number of people a tour company can bring to the bay and introduced admission fees and a mandatory educational video. Over a decade, those new policies reduced visitors by 20 percent. Visitors walked down to the water after viewing the educational video Wednesday.