International Journal of
Biodiversity and Conservation

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Biodivers. Conserv.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-243X
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJBC
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 575

Full Length Research Paper

The economic significance of lion breeding operations in the South African Wildlife Industry

Peet Van der Merwe
  • Peet Van der Merwe
  • Tourism Research in Economics, Environs and Society (TREES), School of Tourism Management, North-West University, South Africa.
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Melville Saayman
  • Melville Saayman
  • Tourism Research in Economics, Environs and Society (TREES), School of Tourism Management, North-West University, South Africa.
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Jauntelle Els
  • Jauntelle Els
  • Tourism Research in Economics, Environs and Society (TREES), School of Tourism Management, North-West University, South Africa.
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Andrea Saayman
  • Andrea Saayman
  • Tourism Research in Economics, Environs and Society (TREES), School of Tourism Management, North-West University, South Africa.
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  •  Received: 06 April 2017
  •  Accepted: 13 October 2017
  •  Published: 30 November 2017

How to cite this article

APA /
Van der Merwe, P., Saayman, M., Els, J., & Saayman, A. (2017). The economic significance of lion breeding operations in the South African Wildlife Industry. International Journal of Biodiversity and Conservation, 9(11), 314-322.
Chicago /
Peet Van der Merwe, Melville Saayman, Jauntelle Els and Andrea Saayman. "The economic significance of lion breeding operations in the South African Wildlife Industry." International Journal of Biodiversity and Conservation 9, no. 11 (2017): 314-322.
MLA /
Peet Van der Merwe, et al. "The economic significance of lion breeding operations in the South African Wildlife Industry." International Journal of Biodiversity and Conservation 9.11 (2017): 314-322.