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    Where would I begin to start for information on what a target age group of 30-45 years olds would be looking for in a eco-tour? What would I look for in finding what their consumer habits are and finding competition information on eco-tourism?

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    Fundamentally, eco-tourism means making as little environmental impact as possible and helping to sustain the indigenous populace, thereby encouraging the preservation of wildlife and habitats when visiting a place. This is responsible form of tourism and tourism development, which encourages going back to natural products in every aspect of life. It is also the key to sustainable ecological development.

    The International Eco-tourism Society defines eco-tourism as "responsible travel to natural areas that conserves the environment and improves the well-being of local people." This means that those who implement and participate in Eco-tourism activities should follow the following principles:

    Minimize impact
    Build environmental and cultural awareness and respect
    Provide positive experiences for both visitors and hosts
    Provide direct financial benefits for conservation
    Provide financial ...

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    Market for Eco-Tourism