Marine wildlife tours: benefits for participants

Zeppel, H. and Muloin, S. (2008) Marine wildlife tours: benefits for participants. In: Marine wildlife and tourism management: insights from the natural and social sciences. CABI, Wallingford, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom, pp. 19-48. ISBN 978-1-84593-345-6


This chapter introduces marine wildlife tours and visitor benefits from marine wildlife encounters, then critically reviews the psychological, educational and conservation benefits of tourist participation in a range of marine wildlife experiences.

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Item Type: Book Chapter (Commonwealth Reporting Category B)
Refereed: Yes
Item Status: Live Archive
Additional Information: Permanent restricted access to published version due to publisher copyright policy.
Faculty / Department / School: Current - USQ Other
Date Deposited: 18 Sep 2011 05:08
Last Modified: 14 Sep 2016 03:15
Uncontrolled Keywords: marine wildlife tourism; education benefits; psychological benefits; conservation benefits
Fields of Research : 15 Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services > 1506 Tourism > 150606 Tourist Behaviour and Visitor Experience
15 Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services > 1506 Tourism > 150601 Impacts of Tourism
05 Environmental Sciences > 0502 Environmental Science and Management > 050203 Environmental Education and Extension
Socio-Economic Objective: B Economic Development > 90 Commercial Services and Tourism > 9099 Other Commercial Services and Tourism > 909999 Commercial Services and Tourism not elsewhere classified
Identification Number or DOI: 10.1079/9781845933456.0019

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