Preserving Petra

May 30, 2012by Brenda Pierce

Here is a great article about the pressures of tourism on Petra, in Jordan. The government is trying to balance the need to preserve the site while allowing visitors to still have access. While tourism is a good thing, too much creates problems, degrades sites, and in the end, if not managed well, can be its own demise.

Petra, Jordan’s famous city of stone, faces a preservation struggle


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