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Ponnampalam, Louisa S.

Dolphin Watching in Muscat, Sultanate of Oman: Tourist Perceptions and Actual Current Practice Journal Article

Tourism in Marine Environments, 7 (435), pp. 81-93, 2011.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Keywords: disturbance, dolphin watching, guidelines, impact, interview Survey, management, Oman, Perception, Questionnaire, Sea of Oman, Sultanate of Oman, tourism, Whale watching

Dans, Silvana Laura,Degrati, Mariana,Pedraza, Susana NoemÍ,Crespo, Enrique Alberto

Effects of Tour Boats on Dolphin Activity Examined with Sensitivity Analysis of Markov Chains Journal Article

Conservation Biology, 26 (356), pp. 708-716, 2012, ISBN: 1523-1739.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Keywords: activity budget, Argentina, disturbance, dolphin watching, dusky dolphins, impact, Lagenorhynchus obscurus, management, Patagonia, sensitivity analysis, stochastic matrix models, Threats, tourism, Whale watching

Ilangakoon, A. D.

Exploring anthropogenic activities that threaten endangered blue whales (Balaenoptera musculus) off Sri Lanka Journal Article

Journal of Marine Animals and their Ecology, 5 (114), pp. 3-7, 2012.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Keywords: Arabian Sea, balaenoptera musculus, Blue whale, impacts, Northern Indian Ocean, shipping, Sri Lanka, Whale watching

de Vos, Asha,Christiansen, Fredrik,Harcourt, Robert G.,Pattiaratchi, Charitha B.

Surfacing characteristics and diving behaviour of blue whales in Sri Lankan waters Journal Article

Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 449 (83), pp. 149-153, 2013, ISBN: 0022-0981.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Keywords: Arabian Sea, availability bias, balaenoptera musculus, Blue whale, Markov chains, Monte Carlo, Northern Indian Ocean, ship strike, Surfacing behaviour, Whale watching

Buultjens, Jeremy,Ratnayke, Iraj,Gnanapala, Athula

Whale watching in Sri Lanka: Perceptions of sustainability Journal Article

Tourism Management Perspectives, 18 (62), pp. 125-133, 2016, ISBN: 2211-9736.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: Arabian Sea, impact, management, regulations, Sri Lanka, Sustainability, Whale watching

Watts, Jamie.,Addy, Joanne.,Carson, Carol.

Whale watching in the Sultanate of Oman Journal Article

Arabian Wildlife, 2 (497), pp. 2, 2002.

BibTeX | Keywords: Arabian Sea, Oman, Popular Article, Whale watching

Ilangakoon, A. D.

Impacts of Whale-Watching on Blue Whales (Balaenoptera musculus) off Southern Sri Lanka Conference

(115), 2013.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Keywords: Arabian Sea, balaenoptera musculus, Blue whale, impact, management, Northern Indian Ocean, risk assessment, ship strike, shipping, Sri Lanka, tourism, Whale watching

Ponnampalam, L. S.

Ecological studies and conservation of small cetaceans in the Sultanate of Oman, with special reference to spinner dolphins, PhD Thesis


Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: Arabian Sea, diet, dolphin watching, Fisheries, Gulf of Oman, Oman, Spinner dolphin, Stenella longirostris, stomach contents, tourism, Whale watching

Baldwin, R.,Willson, A.,Al Baluchi, A.,Al Jabri, A.

Planning for responsible humpback whale watching in Oman Technical Report

(311), 2017, ISBN: SC/67A/WW/03.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: Arabian Gulf, Arabian Sea, disturbance, Humpback Whale, megaptera novaeangliae, Threat assessment, tourism, Whale watching


Whale and Dolphin Eco-tourism in the Sultanate of Oman Technical Report

(354), 2000.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: eco-tourism, Oman, tourism, Whale watching


Wild Dolphin Swim Program Workshop Technical Report

(361), 1999.

Abstract | BibTeX | Keywords: Australia, behaviour, bottlenose dolphin, bottlenose dolphins, Brazil, Hawaii, Japan, management, Spinner dolphin, swim with dolphins, Whale watching