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Wildlife tourism is an important cultural ecosystem service, benefiting regional economies and biodiversity conservation. Many wildlife tourism destinations remain below their visitor and income capacities. Management strategies are needed that increase visitor satisfaction and a destination's...

Author(s)
Grünewald, C.; Schleuning, M.; Böhning-Gaese, K.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Biological Conservation, 2016, 201, pp 60-68
AbstractFull Text

Wildlife tourism is for the purpose of watching and/or encountering wildlife. In South-east Asia, mammalian wildlife tourism is less popular than in Africa. This is because mammalian wildlife tourism in South-East Asia is generally targeted at terrestrial national parks with forest fauna, as it is...

Author(s)
Aihara, Y.; Hosaka, T.; Yasuda, M.; Hashim, M.; Numata, S.
Publisher
Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Citation
Journal of Tropical Forest Science, 2016, 28, 2, pp 167-181
Abstract

Ecotourism or sustainable tourism is an effective conservation tool. Recently increasing trends in visitations to protected areas (PAs) in India particularly, tiger reserves (TRs) have been documented. A questionnaire survey was carried out to objectively investigate visitor experience in three...

Author(s)
Lyngdoh, S.; Mathur, V. B.; Sinha, B. C.
Publisher
Springer, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Biodiversity and Conservation, 2017, 26, 9, pp 2187-2204
Abstract

The recent increase of parasitic diseases associated with wildlife tourism can be traced to human contact with wildlife and intense modification of wildlife habitat. The continental estimates of parasitic diseases among visited wildlife-tourists and mammalian wildlife present in conservation areas...

Author(s)
Odeniran, P. O.; Ademola, I. O.; Jegede, H. O.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Parasitology Research, 2018, 117, 8, pp 2359-2378
Abstract

Tourist numbers in northern Fennoscandia outweigh those in other northern boreal - arctic regions, which creates a specific need to evaluate the impacts of tourism. This review (1) identifies patterns and trends in the vegetation and wildlife of northern Fennoscandian terrestrial ecosystems as a...

Author(s)
Tolvanen, A.; Kangas, K.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Environmental Management, 2016, 169, pp 58-66
AbstractFull Text

Wild birds and mammals have always stirred the interest of tourists and they have been always been an attraction for children. This is why we think it is good to develop a mini-zoo with wild animals at the entrance of an agri-tourism farm.

Author(s)
Souca, C.; Petroman, I.; Stan, A.; Petroman, C.; Marin, D.; Dumitrescu, A.; Gabris, D. R.
Publisher
Agroprint, Timisoara, Romania
Citation
Lucrări Științifice, Universitatea de Științe Agricole Și Medicină Veterinară a Banatului, Timisoara, Seria I, Management Agricol, 2012, 14, 4, pp 293-298
Abstract

Our objective was to assess the status of the large native rangeland mammals in the eastern and southern African countries focusing on conservation strategies that will benefit the animals, their rangeland habitats, and the people who live in this region. Eastern and southern African rangelands are ...

Author(s)
Holechek, J.; Valdez, R.
Publisher
Society for Range Management, Wheat Ridge, USA
Citation
Rangeland Ecology & Management, 2018, 71, 2, pp 245-258
Abstract

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
Abstract

Many pastoral communities that share rangelands with wildlife are looking for direct benefits from wildlife resources found on their land. In the group ranches around Amboseli National Park, the Maasai community is hoping that wildlife-based ecotourism ventures will earn them direct revenue....

Author(s)
Okello, M. M.
Publisher
Southern African Wildlife Management Association, Bloubergstrand, South Africa
Citation
South African Journal of Wildlife Research, 2005, 35, 1, pp 63-76
Abstract

Leishmaniases are parasitic diseases transmitted to mammalian hosts by sand fly vectors (Diptera: Psychodidae). Despite the increasing occurrence of visceral and cutaneous leishmaniasis cases in urban centers, their transmission still occur primarily in wild environments and may be associated with...

Author(s)
Tonelli, G. B.; Tanure, A.; Rego, F. D.; Carvalho, G. M. de L.; Stumpp, R.; Ássimos, G. R.; Campos, A. M.; Lima, A. C. V. M. da R.; Gontijo, C. M. F.; Paz, G. F.; Andrade Filho, J. D.
Publisher
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
Citation
PLoS ONE, 2017, 12, 12, pp e0190315

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