Fig. 5. Conceptual diagram of the social-ecological system of whale-watching activities in the Saint Lawrence Estuaryís conservation areas, based on Ostromís framework (Ostrom 2009). The dashed lines encircle parts of the system that are not explicitly included in the model.
(Image credits. Whale cartoon: http://www.wpclipart.com/cartoon/animals/whale/cartoon_whale.png.html. Photo of whale watching boat: J. Normand.)