Population, Resources, and Environment: Implications of Human Behavioral Ecology for Conservation

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Low, B. S., & Heinen, J. T. (1993). Population, resources, and environment: Implications of human behavioral ecology for conservation. Population and Environment: A Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies, 15, 1, 7-41.
Asserts that while humans have evolved to a state in which we can cause global extinction, we have not evolved to consider the global population our family. If human resource use …

Ecological Awareness, Environmentalist Action, and International Conservation Strategy

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Kottak, C. P. & Costa, A. C. (1993). Ecological awareness, environmentalist action, and international conservation strategy. Human Organization, 52, 4, 335-343.
Describes ongoing research on environmental risk perception and action in Brazil and Madagascar. Researchers have been investigating the relationship between the perception of env…

Conservation Learning in Wildlife Tourism Settings: Lessons from Research in Zoos and Aquariums

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Ballantyne, Roy; Packer, Jan; Hughes, Karen; Dierking, Lynn (2007). Conservation Learning in Wildlife Tourism Settings: Lessons from Research in Zoos and Aquariums. Environmental Education Research, 13, 3, 367-383.
Zoos and aquariums have shifted their focus over recent years, taking a much more active role in wildlife conservation and in promoting conservation learning among their visitors.…

Canadian Perceptions of Commercial Fisheries Management and Marine Mammal Conservation in the Northwest Atlantic Ocean

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Kellert, S. R., Gibbs, J. P., & Wohlgenant, T. J. Canadian perceptions of commercial fisheries management and marine mammal conservation in the nortwest Atlantic Ocean. Vol. 8. 1995. 20-30.
Public attitudes toward the use of fisheries and marine mammals in the northwest Atlantic have played an influential role in recent controversies over management of these resource…

Off Leash Dogs and Water Access

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rmcleod October 08, 2008 09:55 AM
Hello! Does anybody know of research or policies dealing with off leash dogs and access to water bodies (primarily rivers)? We have been tasked to provide research to dete…

Who Has Used the FSB Process on i) Land Management Anywhere? Or ii) for Anything in Australia?

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Karen Alexander July 17, 2008 08:19 AM
Hi all, My request for actual projects that had used FSB process on changing behaviour on weeds in se Australia didn't get me very far (though thanks to those who did respond) …

Seeking Info on Shipping Marine Debris Work

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Alison Lane Wellington July 10, 2008 04:28 PM
Hi, I am about to embark on a project to try and reduce marine debris from fishing vessels. Interested to hear of any related projects, either with the fishing industry or tha…

Social Marketing to Children about Sharks

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kheffner May 16, 2008 09:54 AM
Hello all, I am currently volunteering for an organization and am beginning a project to educate school children about the value of sharks in our oceans. We will be developin…

Marine/Water Based Social Marketing

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David Murphy Dublin April 14, 2008 11:06 AM
Dear Colleagues, We are a European Foundation based in the Republic of Ireland called AquaTT. We are looking at setting up a programme based on social marketing in marine/wa…

Social Marketing to Keep Cats Indoors

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Elizabeth Stone Pownal March 17, 2008 06:38 PM
Hello, Does anyone know of any social marketing techniques that have been used successfully to keep cats indoors? I am interested in connecting with those that have interest …

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