Publication Year: 2008
Authors/Editor: Luck, Michael
Publisher: CAB International--Euros
Combining the disciplines of marine scientists and tourism researchers, this encyclopedia brings together the terms, concepts and theories related to recreational and tourism activities in marine settings.
Marine tourism has become one of the fastest growing areas within the tourism industry. With the increased use of marine environments comes the need for informed planning and sustainable management as well as for the education and training of planners, managers and operators.
Entries in this encyclopedia range from short definitions to medium and long articles.