Cookies on Leisure Tourism

Like most websites we use cookies. This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible.

 

Continuing to use www.cabi.org  means you agree to our use of cookies. If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use.

Leisure Tourism

Your source for all tourism, leisure and hospitality information

>>> Sign up to receive our Leisure, Hospitality & Tourism e-newsletter, book alerts, and offers <<<

Results per page:

Search results

Abstract

Marine protected areas are probably the most prevailing instruments available to reduce the over-exploitation of marine resources. However, economic incentives and a lack of acceptance of regulations of fishers can lead to illegal fishing activities, causing further over-exploitation with negative...

Author(s)
Zimmerhackel, J. S.; Pannell, D. J.; Meekan, M.; Kragt, M. E.; Rogers, A.
Publisher
University of Western Australia Press, Nedlands, Australia
Citation
Working Paper, School of Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of Western Australia, 2016, No.1610, pp 11 pp.
Abstract

This study investigated the fine-scale movement patterns of white sharks (Carcharodon carcharias) to assess the effects of the cage-diving industry at the Neptune Islands, South Australia. The behaviour and swimming patterns of white sharks during berleying and non-berleying periods were compared,...

Author(s)
Huveneers, C.; Rogers, P. J.; Beckmann, C.; Semmens, J.; Bruce, B.; Seuront, L.
Publisher
South Australian Research and Development Institute, Adelaide, Australia
Citation
SARDI Research Report Series - South Australian Research and Development Institute, 2012, No.657, pp 48 pp.
Abstract

Off Kaikoura, South Island, New Zealand, sperm whales (Physeter macrocephalus) are the focus of a whale watching industry which uses boats and aircraft to view the animals year-round. This study employed boat-based and shore-based observations to determine the impacts of current whale watching...

Author(s)
Richter, C. F.; Dawson, S. M.; Slooten, E.
Publisher
Department of Conservation, Wellington, New Zealand
Citation
Science for Conservation, 2003, No.219, pp 78 pp.