Physiological effects of tourism and associated food provisioning in an endangered iguana

@inproceedings{Knapp2013PhysiologicalEO,
  title={Physiological effects of tourism and associated food provisioning in an endangered iguana},
  author={Charles R. Knapp and Kirsten N. Hines and Trevor T. Zachariah and Caro Perez-Heydrich and John B. Iverson and Sandra D. Buckner and Shelley C. Halach and Christine R Lattin and L. Michael Romero},
  booktitle={Conservation physiology},
  year={2013}
}
Deliberately feeding wildlife is an increasingly popular tourism-related activity despite a limited understanding of long-term impacts on the species being fed. As a result, tourist behaviours that may have adverse impacts on imperiled species have often been encouraged without the necessary evaluation or oversight. Here, we report the responses of Northern… CONTINUE READING