Fifteen years later: an updated evaluation of the impacts and evolution of marine mammal tourism with a focus on human-dolphin interactions in Panama City, Florida
Engleby, L., Powell, J., and Spradlin, T.
National Marine Fisheries Service Southeast Regional Office
Consolidate and complete a thorough review of newly available scientific literature (post Samuels et al. 2000) focused on human interactions with marine mammals worldwide. Determine the status and changes related to dolphin-human interactions over a 15 year time period in Panama City, Florida by replicating and comparing results to Samuels and Bejder (1998 and 2000). See link to report.