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Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
10.7882/FS.2008.029
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
... into two categories. The first relates to visitor experience and tourism product while the second involves animal welfare issues. Potential and realised problems associated with the feeding of wildlife include habituation and attraction, disruption of normal activities, increased aggregation of animals...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
10.7882/FS.2008.031
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
10.7882/FS.2002.009
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-3-4
... The experiencing of wildlife by tourists has become the business of wildlife tourism (WT). Essentially, this is about increasing the probability of positive encounters with wildlife for visitors whilst protecting the wildlife resource. There is a wide range of species, habitats, methods...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
10.7882/FS.2008.025
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
... Management of wildlife tourism is multi-faceted, requiring an understanding of the long-term biological impacts as well as the needs of tourists, industry and other stakeholders. Successful management for the sustainability of wildlife tourism is most likely to succeed under an adaptive...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
10.7882/FS.2008.026
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
... The establishment of approach distances between wildlife and tourists is a useful tool for resource managers involved with wildlife tourism. Such guidelines are especially beneficial at locations with high tourism activity and potentially dangerous wildlife, but need to be based on research...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
10.7882/FS.2007.047
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-0-5
... mammalian herbivores elsewhere in arid rangelands, they are distributed according to shelter and forage availability. We found that the fauna most likely to be affected by AWP closure were birds, a focus of much high-value and high-yield wildlife tourism. Small mammal and lizard faunas were unaffected...
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Australian Zoologist (2024)
Published: 24 January 2024
... in a piecemeal fashion, and we provide examples of flying-foxes being represented in a range of formats, including museum and photography exhibitions, public artwork and street décor, books, preschool and school education, wildlife-based tourism and community events. However, there remains paucity in flying...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (1): 18–27.
Published: 04 October 2011
... Government, Department of Environment and Heritage. Burns, G.L. 2006. The fascination of fur and feathers: managing human-animal interactions in wildlife tourism settings. Australian Zoologist. 33(4):446-457. The fascination of fur and feathers: managing human-animal interactions in wildlife tourism...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (3): 521–533.
Published: 02 February 2021
.... Eco Voice httpwww.ecovoice.com.au/the-fraserisland-dingo-conservation-and-controversy/. Burns, G.L. 2009. Managing wildlife for people or people for wildlife? A case study of dingoes and tourism on Fraser Island, Queensland, Australia. Pages 139-155 in: J. Hill and T. Gale (eds), Ecotourism...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2008
10.7882/9780980327229
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-2-9
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (3): 457–463.
Published: 01 June 2017
... there is potential for significant impacts on the tourism industry. In 2012, ecotourism (including visiting National Parks, bush walking and visiting wildlife parks) contributed $4 billion to the Australian economy (Department of National Parks, Recreation, Sport and Racing 2013). Conservation of ecosystems...
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (2): 201–208.
Published: 07 February 2013
... South Wales, Mosman, Pp 137-144. Burnett S.E. 1992. Effects of a rainforest road on movements of small mammals: mechanisms and implications. Wildlife Research 19: 95-104. Carnicelli-Filho, S., Schwartz, G. M. and Tahara, A.K. 2010. Fear and adventure tourism in Brazil. Tourism Management 31: 953-956...
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Australian Zoologist (2023) 43 (2): 390–408.
Published: 17 November 2023
... with natural populations plus four unoccupied islands received historical translocations as early as the 1920s and 1930s as a conservation tool or to boost tourism. Currently, 7 of the 17 islands still have koalas. For future research, the paper raises the important question about whether some Queensland...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (1): 82–89.
Published: 04 October 2011
... for wildlife unless locations are well planned. Not only are sea lions at risk, but also several bird species, such as hooded plovers Thinornis rubricollis (Dennis and Masters 2006). The sea lion sites reported here are within reserves managed by SA DEH, and hence tourism development is unlikely near them. All...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
10.7882/9780958608534
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-3-4
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Australian Zoologist (2022) 42 (3): 816–846.
Published: 20 April 2022
... To feed or not to feed: A Newsome, D., Rodger, K. contentious issue in wildlife tourism Matthews, A., Lunney, D., Waples, K., Hardy, J. Brushtail possums: Champions of the suburbs or our tormentors? Burgman, M. Expert frailties in conservation risk assessment and listing decisions Lilith, M., Calver, M...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (3): 446–461.
Published: 17 March 2014
... and Centre for Conservation Biology, University of Queensland, Brisbane. Habitat Utilisation by Koalas (Phascolarctos cinereus) at Point Halloran, Queensland Hindell, M.A. and Lee, A.K. 1987. Habitat use and tree preferences of koalas in a mixed eucalypt forest. Australian Wildlife Research 14: 349...
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