Natural Area Tourism: Ecology, Impacts, and Management
The book covers all facets of tourism in natural areas. The book is underpinned by a strong foundation of environmental understanding. It then describes the range of impacts, which occur when tourism takes place in the natural environment and illustrates how managers can plan, develop and appropriately manage tourism developments in natural areas. Finally, the book addresses ongoing management concerns such as monitoring environmental change and the need to introduce appropriate management strategies.
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generalist animals . In contrast to this , species that live in large groups generally respond less to disturbances than solitary animals ( Hammitt & Cole , 1998 ) . Species vary in their degree of tolerance to human intrusion .
The ideas underpinning these reactions are the behavioural strategies that various animals employ in order to survive in the wild . For example , with attraction , an animal may associate humans with sources of food or shelter and be ...
Continued clearing for agriculture and grazing is gradually forcing the animals into higher and less favourable habitat ( Barnes , 1994 ) . Tourism , which is promoted as an argument for conserving the gorillas , has been successfully ...
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The Ecological Perspective
Coral reef ecosystems
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