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Conservation Tourism

Conservation Tourism

By R Buckley, Griffith University, Australia

October 2010 / Hardback / 232 Pages / 9781845936655 £70.00 / €90.00 / $135.00
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Main Description

The effects of tourism on the ecology and natural environment of tourist destinations are hotly debated and research has expanded in the field of ecotourism and sustainability. This book considers the positive contributions that tourism can make to the conservation of global biodiversity by reviewing and analysing the economic and political contributions of tourism to conservation through establishment of private game and wildlife reserves, lodges and tourist facilities. Featuring 100 international case studies from private marine reserves to bird watching lodges, this book covers key topics including sources of capital and operational funding, corporate and organisational structure, marketing strategies, primary conservation outcomes and spin-off effects, links to public protected areas, future plans and global trends.


Readership

Tourism academics and students of tourism, environmental and conservation tourism, tourism geography and related subjects. Tourism planners, policy makers and researchers.

Preface1. IntroductionPart 1: Global Leaders2. &Beyond3. Wilderness Safaris4. Natural Habitat Adventures5. Last DescentsPart 2: Regional Patterns6. Asia7. Oceania8. Australia9. Arctic and Antarctic10. France and Francophone Nations 11. South and Central America12. Southern and East Africa 13. Conclusions

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