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Weather, climate and tourism: a New Zealand perspective
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Environment, Society and Design., 2010-05)
This report is part of a larger project “Preparing the tourism sector for climate change”, which seeks to identify which parts of the tourism sector are most vulnerable to climate variability and change, and what adaptation ...
Tourism's exposure to global oil price
(Griffith University., 2008)
Tourism is an important sector contributing 19% to New Zealand’s export revenue. At the same time, tourism is extremely dependent on oil for both travel to and within New Zealand. While forecasts for future tourism growth ...
Report on the first consultation of tourism stakeholders in the Far North
(Lincoln University. LEaP, 2010-07)
The weather is very important to tourism: it allows tourists to participate in a wide range of activities, influences satisfaction and affects a business’ bottom line. Climate change will change how weather impacts on ...
Climate variability and climate change: implications for tourism
Tourism often depends on the weather for participation, satisfaction, safety, and business viability. Tourism also depends on natural resources and environmental attractions. Climate models predict increasing temperatures, ...
Responsible aviation and peak oil
(Lincoln University. LEaP., 2011-06)
This presentation addresses the question of what responsible aviation means, and who the recipient of such responsibility would be: for example local communities, the global environment, employees or shareholders. It also ...
Distance models for New Zealand international tourists and the role of transport prices
(Sage Publications, 2011-05-01)
We analyse data on the distances travelled using car and air transport modes in New Zealand by a large sample of international tourists from six different countries of origin. We use two-stage hurdle models to relate both ...
The impact of climate variability on tourism businesses and tourism infrastructure providers in Glacier Country
(Lincoln University. LEaP., 2012-01)
This report summarises the findings from 24 interviews with tourist operators and infrastructure providers in Glacier Country on the West Coast of New Zealand’s South Island. The research was undertaken in September 2011. ...
Impacts of oil prices on New Zealand tourism : an economic framework
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Environment, Society and Design., 2009-11)
Indirect tourism transport : a proposed carbon footprint assessment
(Lincoln University., 2008-12)
As the tourism industry’s greenhouse gas emission impacts on the global environment is increasing, carbon accounting is fast becoming a vital tool for establishing the magnitude of impacts and identifying the players ...
Energy consumption of tourist attractions and activities in New Zealand: summary report of a survey
(Landcare Research and Tourism Research and Education Centre (TREC), Lincoln University, 2001-02)
Tourism is a growing industry and the attraction and activity sector is a vital part of it. It is a great challenge that this sector, which influences tourists experiences most, achieves a standard that complies with the ...