Characteristics and management issues
There is no socio-demographic information available
relating to participants of this activity.
There are no established national organisation
representing participants or commercial operators.
Codes of practice and information programmes
developed with operators may be an effective method of targeting
Participants will tend to have an interest
in environmental issues.
Often this activity will be undertaken during
the course of other recreational activities, such as walking.
Some participants visit an area specifically to view seals at
haul out sites or take a boat trip to see dolphins.
Codes of practice and information could be
promoted at known access points for these activities, possibly
through the use of signboards.