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This work describes the income, regulatory aspects and welfare of wild animals used for tourist attractions, including, elephants, lions, tigers, bears, dolphins, monkeys, orangutans, sea turtles, crocodiles, snakes and civets. The ways in which the tourism industry contribute to the problem of...

Publisher
World Animal Protection, London, UK
Citation
Checking out of cruelty: how to end wildlife tourism's holiday horrors, 2016, pp 34 pp.
Abstract

Potential tourism of Pangumbahan Beach is known for turtle tour among people, domestic and international tourists. It is accordance with high exploitation of turtle in several sectors and will threatened the turtle sustainability in the future. The aim of this study is to analyze the situational...

Author(s)
Ismane, M. A.; Kusmana, C.; Gunawan, A.; Affandi, R.; Suwardi, S.
Publisher
Bogor Agricultural University, Bogor, Indonesia
Citation
Journal of Natural and Environmental Resources Management, 2018, 8, 1, pp 36-43
Abstract

Marine wildlife tourism can provide a range of education and conservation benefits for visitors. These benefits derive from close personal encounters with marine wildlife and visitor learning about marine species and ocean environments. There has been limited assessment of marine wildlife tourism...

Author(s)
Zeppel, H.; Muloin, S.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism in Marine Environments, 2009, 5, 2/3, pp 215-227
Abstract

The archipelago of Fernando de Noronha (PE), formed by islands, islets and rocks of volcanic origin in the South Atlantic Ocean, has become a prominent tourist destination in the segment of Ecotourism at national and international level. In the midst of the touristification process of the island,...

Author(s)
Lima, L. P. Q. de; Dutra Neto, L.; Holanda, L. A. de
Publisher
Sociedade Brasileira de Ecotourismo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Ecoturismo, 2018, 11, 1, pp 47-60
Abstract

In 1984 the TAMAR Project established a base in Fernando de Noronha, an archipelago with a large tourist flow, where it carries out conservation, scientific research and environmental education activities concerning the species of sea turtles found in Brazil. At the Visitors Center of the TAMAR...

Author(s)
Alvarez, R. J. H.; Dutra Neto, L.; Moreira, J. C.
Publisher
Universidade do Vale do Itajaí, Itajaí, Brazil
Citation
Applied Tourism, 2018, 3, 1, pp 127-146
Abstract

It has been 40 years since Costa Rican ecologist Gerardo Budowski first proposed a potential symbiotic relationship between tourism and environmental conservation. Given the attention that marine turtles enjoy from both conservationists and tourists, as well as the pressures that endanger and...

Author(s)
Hunt, C. A.; Vargas, E.
Publisher
Sagamore Publishing, Urbana, USA
Citation
Journal of Park and Recreation Administration, 2018, 36, 3, pp unpaginated
Abstract

In understanding the importance of interpretation in guiding sustainable turtle tourism, this article reports on the effect of an interpretation program, the Jurabi Turtle Experience (JTE), on the behavior of turtle-watching tourists at the Jurabi Coastal Park, on the Northwest Cape of Western...

Author(s)
Smith, L.; Newsome, D.; Lee, D.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism in Marine Environments, 2014, 10, 1/2, pp 31-48
Abstract

Environmental plastic pollution constitutes a significant hazard to marine turtles, human health and well-being. We describe a transdisciplinary approach to draw together findings from diverse disciplines in order to highlight key environmental pollution problems and their consequences, together...

Author(s)
Eagle, L.; Hamann, M.; Low, D. R.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Marine Pollution Bulletin, 2016, 107, 1, pp 324-332
Abstract

Interpretation at zoos, aquariums, and other wildlife tourism sites is generally designed to raise visitors' awareness and appreciation of natural resources and alert them to the impact of human activities on wildlife populations. However, there has been little investigation of what prompts...

Author(s)
Hughes, K.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Inc., Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Visitor Studies, 2011, 14, 1, pp 66-83
Abstract

This study described the paradox created by the efforts of a conservation organization, which caused an emerging threat to the survival of an endangered species, as well as proposed recommendations to mitigate this paradox. In-depth interviews were conducted to investigate the problems encountered...

Author(s)
Liu TzuMing
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Environmental Planning and Management, 2017, 60, 12, pp 2255-2271

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