Motivations for Male and Female Birdwatchersin New York State

  title={Motivations for Male and Female Birdwatchersin New York State},
  author={Mary Joyce Sali and Diane M. Kuehn and Lianjun ZhangL. Zhang},
  journal={Human Dimensions of Wildlife},
  pages={187 - 200}
To better understand the motivations influencing birdwatching participation, a mail survey was conducted in 2006 of 500 male and 500 female birdwatchers living in New York State. Negative binomial regressions were used to identify the relationship between participation (i.e., the number of birdwatching trips taken in 2005; dependent variable) and demographic characteristics and motivations (independent variables) for male and female respondents. For females, results indicated significant… 
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