Recent Examples of ecotourism from the Web
Becker says its offshoots include ecotourism, which supports conservation efforts, and adventure travel, the mountain climbing and kayaking trips that make a physical challenge out of your vacation.
In the past six years, small ecotourism businesses like Thompson’s have sprung up, cashing in on the white bear bonanza.
By poaching animals, wildlife trade also threatens burgeoning ecotourism, a mainstay of many economies.
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ECOTOURISM Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of ecotourism for English Language Learners
: the practice of traveling to beautiful natural places for pleasure in a way that does not damage the environment there
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