eco-tourism

N-UNCOUNT
Eco-tourism is the business of providing holidays and related services which are not harmful to the environment of the area.
Derived words:
eco-tourist plural N-COUNT

an environmentally sensitive project to cater for eco-tourists.


English dictionary. 2008.

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