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- Wagner, R. Steven, et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Anthrozoös 2006 v.19 no.2 pp. 158-168
- Macaca; adults; aggression; anthropogenic activities; ecotourism; habituation; human behavior; human-animal relations; humans; juveniles; monkeys; tourists; wildlife
- ... Ecotourism is a growing sector of the tourism industry, but few studies to date have quantified its impacts on local people, tourists and wildlife. We present a preliminary study on threat and affiliative behaviors of two groups of free-ranging Tibetan macaques (Macaca thibetana) as a function of habituation and tourist presence. Data indicate that the less habituated group spent less time within ...