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12:54 Apr 13, 2010
English to Thai translations [PRO] Social Sciences - Tourism & Travel Additional field(s): Environment & Ecology
English term or phrase:ecotourism
Definition from Quality tourism: Ecologically sustainable tourism with a primary focus on experiencing natural areas that foster environmental and cultural understanding, appreciation and conservation.
In many situations, however, ecotourism fails to deliver on its promise. Many researchers have studied ecotourism's failures as well as its successes. Amazon interactive
Responsible tourism – or ecotourism – in hotspots and high-biodiversity wilderness areas can be both a sustainable economic alternative and a successful conservation strategy. Conservation International
Ecotourism encompasses a spectrum of nature-based activities that foster visitor appreciation and understanding of natural and cultural heritage and are managed to be ecologically, economically and socially sustainable. Tourism Queensland