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The article presents a narrow definition of ecotourism which requires a two-way link between 'ecotourism' and nature conservation. Examples are given of how ecotourism might be used to support nature conservation directly in Micronesia. Case studies of attempts to establish such a relationship are...

Author(s)
Valentine, P. S.
Citation
Tourism Management, 1993, 14, 2, pp 107-115
Abstract

With a reduction in the importance of working animals has come an increase in the use of animals for tourism purposes in the Irish Republic which, with a large, emigrated population, has always had a vibrant tourist industry. Lately, with the emphasis on environmental and health issues, Ireland,...

Author(s)
Sherriff, R.; Tallon, L.
Publisher
Wageningen Press, Wageningen, Netherlands
Citation
Animal production and rural tourism in Mediterranean regions. Proceedings of the International Symposium on Animal Production and Rural Tourism in Mediterranean Regions organized by EAAP, FAO, CIHEAM and SNFEZ of Portugal, Évora, Portugal, 10-13 October 1993., 1995, pp 251-255
Abstract

A discussion of the national and regional importance of non-wood forest products (wild berries and edible fungi, hunting, recreational fishing, reindeer husbandry and ecotourism) in Finland.

Author(s)
Saastamoinen, O.
Publisher
European Forest Institute, Joensuu, Finland
Citation
EFI Proceedings, 1996, No. 9, pp 181-190
Abstract

A brief description of Costa Rica's major conservation accomplishments form the basis of this paper, which summarizes the findings of the Natural Areas Association first international workshop, held in Costa Rica in November 1995. The case studies described include: Braulio Carrillo National Park;...

Author(s)
Tyler, H.; Rome, A.
Citation
Natural Areas Journal, 1997, 17, 1, pp 75-77
Abstract

The paper begins by discussing definitions of ecotourism and presents 13 design criteria for an efficient and effective ecotourism industry. These are divided into four categories: general principles for ecotourism development; policy making at the central government/legislative level; planning at...

Author(s)
Edwards, V.
Publisher
Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), London, UK
Citation
Roots 1997: proceedings of the 1997 rural practice research conference of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, held on 8-9 January 1997 at the University of Reading., 1997, pp 183-195
Abstract

After outlining South Africa's land reform programme, this paper discusses wildlife tourism and forestry as a post-transfer form of land use. Two case studies of community-based tourism are presented: the Makuleke community lodge development programme in the Pafuri region of the Kruger National...

Author(s)
Koch, E.; Beer, G. de
Publisher
Programme for Land and Agrarian Studies (PLAAS), Cape Town, South Africa
Citation
At the crossroads: land and agrarian reform in South Africa into the 21st century. Papers from a conference held at Alpha Training Centre, Broederstroom, Pretoria, South Africa, 26-28 July 1999, 2000, pp 176-193
Abstract

This case study introduces a model of sustainable community-based ecotourism (CBET) implemented in Chambok commune, Kompong Sepu, Cambodia, by the NGO Mlup Baitong. CBET is a form of sustainable nature tourism that is managed by the community of the destination, with direct benefit to itself while...

Author(s)
Bradley, A.
Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Sustainable tourism resource management. A report on the WTO/UNESCAP National Seminar on Sustainable Tourism Resource Management, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, 9-10 June 2003, 2004, pp 135-138
Abstract

This case study details the experience of community management of natural attractions in Yak Loam commune, Balung district, Rattanakiri province, Cambodia. The community council structure and provincial structure involved in the management operation are described.

Author(s)
Tra Nuth Sean
Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Sustainable tourism resource management. A report on the WTO/UNESCAP National Seminar on Sustainable Tourism Resource Management, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, 9-10 June 2003, 2004, pp 141-145
Abstract

Community-based natural resource management (CBNRM) has made its contribution to the environment and development agenda of most Southern African countries, and perhaps even in other parts of the world. In Namibia, it has gained its merit and widespread support in the wildlife sector, through the...

Author(s)
Skyer, P.
Publisher
Office National de la Chasse et de la Faune Sauvage, Paris, France
Citation
Game & Wildlife Science, 2004, 21, 3, pp 157-176
Abstract

Research on the development of marine wildlife tourism has tended to focus on the growth and economic importance of the whale-watching industry and its management via self-regulation. However, a number of other species are also utilized as attractions by the marine wildlife tourism industry....

Author(s)
Dobson, J.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism in Marine Environments, 2006, 3, 1, pp 15-23

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