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ecotourism

tourism which is designed to contribute to the protection of the environment or at least minimize damage to it, often involving travel to areas of natural interest in developing countries or participation in environmental projects
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He also called on officials to exert greater efforts to combat the pest, as the reservation provides surrounding villages with a source of income due to its designation as an environmental tourism landmark.
The Bora'a reserve in Hodeida, the Hawf reserve in Mahra, the Al-Hoswa reserve in Aden, the Ottma reserve in Dhamar and Socotra Island occupy global positions in environmental tourism.
Part of a series on water management and land development topics that integrates these fields of study with practical applications in design, public policy, cultural preservation and aesthetics, this volume explores the development of water resources for recreations and environmental tourism.
Construction of an Environmental Tourism Center in El Kharga City.
The Jordan Inbound Tour Operators Association (JITOA) under its environmental tourism initiative "Don't mess with Nature" organized on Saturday an environmental activity at the Jerash archeological site under the theme "Together Let's Protect Jerash", to celebrate Earth Day by installing trash-recycling bins all
He said that a bilateral agreement might be inked in 2011 related to environmental tourism, according to AN NAHAR.
He also laid emphasis on carrying on efforts to diversify and enhance the tourist product and make the most of the country's civilisational heritage to promote cultural and environmental tourism.
lt;p>The three projects include developing environmental tourism in natural protectorates, rising tourist awareness level, sustainable development for tourism and contributing to poverty reduction which are expected to start implementation in 2010.
A seaside town strategy using EU funding to create model, carbon neutral communities as part of high-quality environmental tourism.
The project, which recently lost its bid for lottery funding, proposed to create vast green spaces, rich in wildlife, the promotion of environmental tourism and providing a nicer place to live for 1.
The school has a history of delivering quality VET programmes that has covered Seafood Industry Programmes, Information Technology, Environmental Tourism, Hospitality Industry Programmes, and Hospitality.
Rausch isn't the only one who sees environmental tourism as a possible cure for Appalachia's troubles; Kentucky governor Ernie Fletcher has proposed spending $3 million on wildlife viewing stations to lure nature lovers to coal country's denuded mountaintops.

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