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Geotourism Strikes Balance Between Fun, Responsible

Geotourism and ecotourism are growing trends. They involve a scenario where tourism revenues provide incentive to protect and sustain what tourists are coming to see, but there's so much more to it. Linnea Iantria, instructor of geography, geology and planning at Missouri State University, discusses tourism and a new geotourism degree at Missouri State that will begin in fall 2010. For more information on the geotourism degree, contact her at