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Indigenous populations are frequently used in tourism promotion and marketing. This is also true for the Sami people in northern Europe. In the area, sometimes called Europe's last wilderness, the Sami and their culture are epitomised as a main asset for a growing tourism industry. Previously this...

Author(s)
Müller, D. K.; Huuva, S. K.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Ecotourism, 2009, 8, 2, pp 115-127
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This paper is aimed at the acquisition of scientific data on the dynamics of development and actual status of roe deer populations on agricultural lands in Vojvodina (which occupy about 90% of its territory), and their utilisation for the advancement of hunting-tourism activities. The research is...

Author(s)
Prentović, R.; Gačić, D.; Cvijanović, D.
Publisher
Balkan Scientific Association of Agrarian Economists/Institute of Agricultural Economics, Belgrade, Serbia
Citation
Economics of Agriculture, 2012, 59, 4, pp 603-615
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Sika deer (Cervus nippon) on Miyajima Island in Hiroshima, Japan, are accustomed to a human environment and close tourist-deer interactions occur. In 2008, city officials banned deer feeding in response to an increasing number of human-deer conflicts. Nevertheless, this regulation remains...

Author(s)
Usui, R.; Funck, C.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Ecotourism, 2018, 17, 1, pp 67-78
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The effect is discussed of economic and social development on profound transformation in agriculture, changes of landscape and land use over the last decades in Italy. Development is discussed of high productivity agriculture with wide use of modern technology and increased human impact on nature,...

Author(s)
Duranti, E.; Casoli, C.
Publisher
Facoltà di Agraria, Università degli Studi di Perugia, Perugia, Italy
Citation
Annali della Facoltà di Agraria, Università degli Studi di Perugia, 1999, 52, pp 39-51
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Following a brief review of the literature on the economic value of hunting-tourism, this chapter presents the findings of a study on hunter-tourist expenditure on Stewart Island, New Zealand. Hunter expenditure on transport, hunting equipment, food and beverage supplies as well as the expenditure...

Author(s)
Lovelock, B.; Robinson, K.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Nature-based tourism in peripheral areas: development or disaster?, 2005, pp 151-172
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There seems to be a trend for humans to interact with free-ranging wildlife in addition to interact with animals in parks and zoos. In Sweden, there is also an opposing spatial trend. One example is the establishment of themed moose parks where visitors can interact closely with the animals. This...

Author(s)
Brandin, E.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2009, 12, 5/6, pp 413-427
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The way people assign value to nature conservation policies has important implications for management choices. Economic valuation surveys are affected by individual behavioural patterns that are not exhaustively explained by traditional sources of bias such as embedding, flagship species,...

Author(s)
Frontuto, V.; Dalmazzone, S.; Vallino, E.; Giaccaria, S.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2017, 60, pp 130-139
Abstract

Tourism companies that offer wildlife watching experiences share a unique property - they build their business on a promise they have no guarantee of fulfilling (showing wild animals). The factor of luck becomes important, as evident in the advertisement texts of wildlife watching tours....

Author(s)
Margaryan, L.; Wall-Reinius, S.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Human Dimensions of Wildlife, 2017, 22, 5, pp 406-421
Abstract

Platanthera obtusata subsp. oligantha (Turcz.) Hultén is an orchid with distribution in Norway confined to Troms and Finnmark counties. The species is red list categorized as endangered (EN) due to few populations, restricted distribution, and low and declining estimated total number of plants. In...

Author(s)
Skrede, S.; Heggelund, I.; Johnsen, O.; Lunde, S. E.; Skrede, H.; Gaarder, G.
Publisher
Norsk Botanisk Forening, Oslo, Norway
Citation
Blyttia, 2018, 76, 3, pp 155-165
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It is important for managers to understand preferences of moose (Alces alces) hunters and other stakeholders regarding options for harvest management. We determined harvest preferences of resident moose hunters and tourist outfitters in 2013 in northeastern Ontario, Canada through surveys that...

Author(s)
Hunt, L. M.; Davis, P.
Publisher
Lakehead University, Thunder Bay, Canada
Citation
Alces, 2016, 52, pp 141-152

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