Naturally attractive: Operators open parks to commercial activities to boost industry revenue

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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The role of the Nature Reserves and Conservation Parks industry is to protect Australia's flora, fauna and natural ecosystems. Australia's network of protected land areas, the National Reserve System (NRS), is managed by industry operators such as government agencies, Indigenous groups and private landholders. National and state parks are predominantly managed by state government agencies, while only six national parks are managed by the Federal Government. Alongside terrestrial protected areas, the industry also manages marine parks and reserves.

Government funding generates most of the revenue for the Nature Reserves and Conservation Parks industry. The industry is, therefore, highly sensitive to government funding cuts...

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Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter

The industry has moderate barriers to entry. Challenges for new firms largely relate to the classification of the site they want to establish. Sites declared national parks or conservation areas, along with other regulations, can hamper a private enterprise's attempt to establish a protected area in that place. The main barrier to entry, particularly for national and state parks, is securing government financial and other support. Reduced government funding over the past five years has placed many industry government organisations in an increasingly difficult operating environment. How..

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What is the Nature Reserves and Conservation Parks Industry?

The industry consists of nature reserves and conservation parks, which preserve flora and fauna in their natural environment. The industry includes national parks, state parks and other parks managed by local, state and federal governments. The industry also includes nature reserves managed by private landholders, communities and non-government organisations.

Industry Products
Strict nature reserves
Wilderness areas
National and state parks
Natural monuments
Habitat and species management areas
Protected landscapes and seascapes
Protected areas with sustainably used natural resources
Marine reserves
Industry Activities
Management of national and state parks
Management of nature reserves
Management of natural monuments
Management of marine parks

Table of Contents

About this Industry

Industry Definition
Main Activities
Similar Industries
Additional Resources

Industry at a Glance

Industry Performance

Executive Summary
Key External Drivers
Current Performance
Industry Outlook
Industry Life Cycle

Products & Markets

Supply Chain
Products & Services
Demand Determinants
Major Markets
International Trade
Business Locations

Competitive Landscape

Market Share Concentration
Key Success Factors
Cost Structure Benchmarks
Basis of Competition
Barriers to Entry
industry Globalisation

Major Companies

Operating Conditions

Capital Intensity
Technology & Systems
Revenue Volatility
Regulation & Policy
Industry Assistance

Key Statistics

Industry Data
Annual Change
Key Ratios

Jargon & Glossary

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