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Long-Term Impacts of Non-Sustainable Tourism and Urban Development in Small Tropical Islands Coastal Habitats in a Changing Climate: Lessons Learned from Puerto Rico

By Edwin A. Hernández- Delgado, Carlos E. Ramos-Scharrón, Carmen R. Guerrero-Pérez, Mary Ann Lucking, Ricardo Laureano, Pablo A. Méndez-Lázaro and Joel O. Meléndez-Díaz

Submitted: June 14th 2011Reviewed: January 23rd 2012Published: April 18th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/38140

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Edwin A. Hernández- Delgado, Carlos E. Ramos-Scharrón, Carmen R. Guerrero-Pérez, Mary Ann Lucking, Ricardo Laureano, Pablo A. Méndez-Lázaro and Joel O. Meléndez-Díaz (April 18th 2012). Long-Term Impacts of Non-Sustainable Tourism and Urban Development in Small Tropical Islands Coastal Habitats in a Changing Climate: Lessons Learned from Puerto Rico, Visions for Global Tourism Industry - Creating and Sustaining Competitive Strategies, Murat Kasimoglu, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/38140. Available from:

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