The Federation Extremeña of Hunting, represented by its vice-president, Manuel Gallardo Married, has participated in the I conference College of Tourism and Business, Strategies and Challenges for a Sustainable Tourism, in the table discussion on Sustainable Tourism and Entrepreneurship, reeling the paper title Hunting and Tourism; Entrepreneurship, Tourism Hunting.
Throughout his speech, Manuel Gallardo has been on a journey that links it inevitably to the tourism and hunting from the perspective of sustainability. So, it has indicated that it is not possible to have a sustainable tourism that meets the tourist hunting and its companions without a clear and decisive commitment to sustainable hunting.
Referred to the institutional support, has shown the necessity that the institutions, aware of the potential of the resource, to be involved in their development, putting the example of the great management that is done at the International Fair of Ornithology, a sector where it is estimated an economic flow of six million euros and booming, though very far removed from the 360 million quantified in the sector hunting in 2016.
As to why they engage in hunting tourism, the economic data of the sector and movement of people both foreign and Extremadura who practice hunting in the region, indicate the real possibility of embarking on hunting tourism.
The objectives of the entrepreneurship cheap hunting beyond the entrepreneur and involve the environment. These objectives are:
- Economic. Productive activities, Generating income.
- Environmental. Promote the conservation and the sustainable use of natural resources.
- Social. Fixation of the population in rural areas.
- Cultural. Promote the recovery and conservation of elements of our traditions, contributing to the strengthening of the local identity, regional.
Finally, it has been concluded that actually exist in our region experienced professional organizations, hunting and tourism companies, but focusing exclusively on their areas, and there is a considerable disconnect between the two, which could provide a solution with the appearance of tour operators. It is evident that there is an opportunity of creation of enterprises and employment-oriented to offering tourist packages complete englobarían the action of hunting, accommodation, transport, activities for companions, etc
From FEDEXCAZA has encouraged the participants in the conference to embark on this sightseeing of emotions, because one day a game is unique, lasting memory for the person hunting and for their companions.