CCG Briefing Paper on the Economics of the Territory Marine and Coastal Environment

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Type: Report
Year of publication: 2017
Date published: 03/2017
Authors: Daniel Beaver, Thomas Keily, Joel Turner, Kate Fritz
Publishing institution: Centre for Conservation Geography
  • The Territory marine and coastal environment is a critical tourism asset generating an estimated 1.7 billion per annum to the NT economy.
  • Currently there is a lack of finer scale data on how tourism in the Territory’s marine and coastal environment is evolving.
  • The development of the Coastal and Marine Management Strategy in 2017 offers a key opportunity for game-changing new initiatives to stimulate significant growth in nature and culture-based tourism in the Top End.
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