Climate change seriously impacting ski industry, conference hears

Rogaška Slatina, 22 May - Climate change is bringing some major challenges for tourism, with skiing being among the sectors already suffering substantially under its impact. Participants of the Green Day of Slovenian Tourism conference heard on Wednesday that the number of ski destinations in the Alps with sufficient natural snow could drop by 70% in this century.

Kranjska Gora
Production of artificial snow at Kranjska Gora ski resort.
Photo: Tinkara Zupan/STA

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