Dive tourism: transformation and implication on the fisherman community in Mabul Island, Sabah, Malaysia

Rosazman Hussin, (2015) Dive tourism: transformation and implication on the fisherman community in Mabul Island, Sabah, Malaysia. World Applied Sciences Journal 12 (Special Issue of Tourism & Hospitality), 34 (12). pp. 1667-1677. ISSN 1818-4952

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Abstract

Tourism developmen in Mabul island began in the early 1990s after discoverery of Sipadan island as one of the leading dive destinations in the world. mabul located next to Sipadan Island, is a tourist destination on the famous scuba diving as muck diving. The diversity of the coastal depths in this islands is a habitat to many unique and exotic species of corals, marine flora and fauna..

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Tourist destination , island , muck diving , marine
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
Divisions: FACULTY > Faculty of Humanities, Arts and Heritage
Depositing User: Unnamed user with email storage.bpmlib@ums.edu.my
Date Deposited: 06 Feb 2017 05:25
Last Modified: 25 Oct 2017 06:36
URI: http://eprints.ums.edu.my/id/eprint/15395

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