Management Plan for the Ningaloo Marine Park and Murion Islands, Marine Management Area, 2005-2015: Management Plan Number 52.

Management Plan for the Ningaloo Marine Park and Murion Islands, Marine Management Area, 2005-2015: Management Plan Number 52.

Primary Country: Thailand
Ecosystem: species
Sample Value Estimates:
(a) $149 million annual expenditure from estimated annual 270,000 visitors to Gascoyne region (b) $127 million of the $149 million is spent per year by visitors to the Ningaloo Marine Park and Cape Range National Park. Western Australian Tourism Commission, 2002. (c) $12 million is value that whale shark watching industry contributes to this total, Carlsen & Wood, 2004.
Region: Australia

Publication information

Western Australia, Department of Conservation and Land Management Western Australia, Marine Parks and Reserves Authority “Management Plan for the Ningaloo Marine Park and Murion Islands, Marine Management Area, 2005-2015: Management Plan Number 52.” CALM, 111 pp., 2005

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