Scuba diving, snorkeling and free diving

Document Type

Book chapter

Publication details

Dimmock, K 2007, 'Scuba diving, snorkeling and free diving', in G Jennings (ed.), Water-based tourism, sport, leisure, and recreation experiences, Butterworth-Heinemann, Burlington, MA, pp. 128-148. ISBN: 9780750661812


Written by a team of international contributors, from Australia, Europe and the USA, the text uses international case studies and examples to illustrate and highlight discussion. Contributors include: Paul Beedie, De Montfort University, UK; Kay Dimmock, Southern Cross University, Australia; Gary Easthope, University of Tasmania, Australia; Simon Hudson, University of Calgary, Canada; Gayle Jennings, Griffith University, Australia; Lilian Jonas, Jonas Consulting, USA; Les Killion, Central Queensland University, Australia; Gianna Moscardo, James Cook University, Australia; Harold Richins, Sierra Nevada College, USA; Chris Ryan, The University of Waikato, New Zealand. * A unique insight into these growing areas of the tourism industry looking at their interaction, market profiles, advantages and their effects on the environment. * International contributor team provides a wealth of perspectives and case studies * Considers future directions and impacts (positive and negative)