Biodiversity & Conservation

, Volume 11, Issue 3, pp 543–547 | Cite as

Tourism and flagship species in conservation

  • Matthew J. Walpole
  • Nigel Leader-Williams
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Matthew J. Walpole
    • 1
  • Nigel Leader-Williams
    • 1
  1. 1.Durrell Institute of Conservation and EcologyUniversity of Kent, CanterburyKentUK

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