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The economic contribution of recreational fishing: Waterville, Co. Kerry
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This research evaluates the local economic benefit arising from recreational angling tourism in Waterville, Co. Kerry. Tourism is vital to the local economy, and fishing is an important tourist attraction. Waterville Lakes and Rivers Trust undertook a survey of anglers between February and June 2015. This research is based on that survey data but focuses on visiting tourist anglers and their expenditures in the local area, both angling-related (e.g. ghillie and boat hire, fishing tackle, bait, etc.) and non-angling expenditures (e.g. accommodation, meals, drinks and groceries, gifts, etc.).
ESRI Series Number: RB20170405 Research Area:Energy and Environment Date of Publication: November 29, 2017 Publisher: ESRI Place of Publication: Dublin
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