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Conservation finance in many African countries relies heavily on tourism. Some commercial tourism companies provide substantial funding for private reserves, communal conservancies, and public protected areas, and for anti-poaching, breeding, and translocation programs. They also provide local...

Author(s)
Buckley, R.; Mossaz, A.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Biological Conservation, 2018, 218, pp 57-63
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This chapter provides comparative reviews of the following individual adventure tourism destinations: Queenstown (New Zealand), Victoria Falls (Zimbabwe), Cairns (Queensland, Australia), Banff (Alberta, Canada), Moab (Utah, USA), Bozeman (Montana, USA), Pacific Harbour (Fiji) and Chamonix (France). ...

Author(s)
Buckley, R.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845931223)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Southern and East Africa.

This chapter first reviews the range of conservation tourism models used in Africa that contribute to the conservation and development objectives of various stakeholders, principally through the collaborative efforts between private land owners, communities, non government organizations and public...

Author(s)
Castley, J. G.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936655)
Type
Book chapter
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This chapter describes the structure of the wildlife adventure sector and presents case studies from Tanzania, Nepal, Uganda, Botswana, Canada and Russia. For each of the six case studies, the place, operator, activity, equipment, accommodation, statistics, access, community, experience,...

Author(s)
Buckley, R.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845931223)
Type
Book chapter
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This chapter presents whitewater adventure case studies where the focus is on kayaking, and the tour operators aim to provide equipment, logistic support, local knowledge and expert guiding for experienced whitewater kayakers. The case studies are from Chile, Costa Rica, New Zealand, USA, Australia ...

Author(s)
Buckley, R.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845931223)
Type
Book chapter
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This chapter presents whitewater adventure case studies where the focus is on short-duration, high-adrenalin raft trips aimed at unskilled clients. The case studies are from Uganda, Zimbabwe, Australia, Ecuador, Fiji, and New Zealand. For each of the nine case studies, the place, operator,...

Author(s)
Buckley, R.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845931223)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This analysis examines the influence of former colonial lifestyles on the material culture of wildlife tourism. It focuses on the architecture and interior design of small-scale, upmarket wildlife lodges in countries once associated with the British Empire, in the subcontinents of India and...

Author(s)
Buckley, R.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2013, 41, pp 225-228
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This chapter describes the structure of the hiking-and-bushwalking adventure sector and presents case studies from Ecuador, Nepal, Australia, Kenya, New Zealand and the USA. For each of the six case studies, the place, operator, activity, equipment, accommodation, statistics, access, community,...

Author(s)
Buckley, R.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845931223)
Type
Book chapter
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This chapter describes the structure of the off-road-safari adventure sector and presents case studies from China, Australia, Kenya, and Namibia. For each of the five case studies, the place, operator, activity, equipment, accommodation, statistics, access, community, experience, environment,...

Author(s)
Buckley, R.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845931223)
Type
Book chapter
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This chapter describes the structure of the diving adventure sector and presents case studies from Australia, Papua New Guinea, Zanzibar, Maldive Islands, Fiji, and South Africa. For each of the eight case studies, the place, operator, activity, equipment, accommodation, statistics, access,...

Author(s)
Buckley, R.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845931223)
Type
Book chapter

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