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Excursionist

any person visiting a country other than residence and remains there for less than 25 hours, all visitors may be excursionists

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stayover

stay more than 24 hours other than usual residence all visitors are not tourists

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nature based tourism

a broad term that covers all tourism experiences on wild or nature environments

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Cultural tourism

offers cultural attractions, about a countries or regions culture, tourists emersed in local culture etc

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Adventure tourism

 tourism that usually takes place in wilderness environments. Often the natural environment is a venue or backdrop for adventure activities and the focus is on the activates rather than the environment

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Alternative tourism

small groups of people or individuals traveling to places that aren’t popular tourist destinations

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Mass tourism

organized movement of large number of people to specialized locations

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What are the two combination forms of ecotourism?

ACE and NEAT

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*The opposite of the Dominant Western Environmental Paradigm is the _______ _________

Green Paradigm

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* a soft ecotourist is likely to take a ____ trip

short trip

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*ecotourism that fosters steady state sustainability is classified as _______

passive ecotourism

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*The acronym ACE torusim refers to ?

Adventure, Culture, and ecotourism

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* Soft ecotourists are typically _____ than hard ecotourists

younger

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* A hard ecotourists likely to make own travel arrangements (T/F)

True

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*what are the three S's?

Sun Sea and Sand

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*The green paradigm is associated with?

- cooperative structures
- Matriarchal and female
- humans and nature are equal

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*From Rays 1996 study of consumers what percentage were cultural creatives or green consumers?

25%

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*Ecotourism that has an objective preserving the existing situation is called

Steady state sustaimability

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* the acronym NEAT combines two fields

of nature based ecotourism and Adventure- based toruism

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*Which of the following is least typical of hard ecotourists and what would be associated with them?

they wouldnt have onsite services but they would have a biocentric focus, challenging expierences, and personal contact with the nature

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* Early division in the environmental movement was between the resource conservationists and resource _____________

preservationists

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*Which group is more likely to take an ecotourism trip

Urban

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*ecotourism that promotes sustainable development is classified as _____ _____

active tourism

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* the savanna biome is described as large expanses of grasslands with small patches of trees and shrubs(T/F)

True

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*Wilderness as defined by the wilderness Act is land that is to be managed more by a ________ approach

Preservation

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*Which of the following is a function of a protected area?

-recreation, preservation, conservation

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* the term for the large exotic tourist attracting animals is _______ megafauna

charismatic

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* what is the acronym for the organization responsible for monitoring the trade of endangered species?

CITES

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*The festival of birds draws many ecotourists to which national park?

Point Peele

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*Which category in the ICUN park classification system has the highest level of environmental protection?

I