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Preparing the tourism sector for climate change
(Lincoln University. LEaP, 2010-04)
The objectives of this workshop were threefold: To inform national level stakeholders and experts about the research project and results to date; To obtain input and feedback from participants about tourism’s vulnerability ...
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 ...
Energy use in the New Zealand tourism sector
(Lincoln University, 2002)
Energy use associated with tourism has rarely been studied, despite a potentially considerable contribution to global or national energy demand and concomitant greenhouse gas emissions. In New Zealand, tourism constitutes ...
Analysing international tourist flows to estimate energy use associated with air travel
(Channel View Publications, 2002)
Tourism is a major global industry and air travel is an increasingly vital component of international tourism. This paper examines the neglected relationship between tourism and aviation with regard to global environmental ...
The importance of climate and weather for tourism: literature review
(Lincoln University. LEaP, 2010-02)
Climate and weather are important factors in tourists’ decision making and also influence the successful operation of tourism businesses. More specifically, climate is defined as the prevailing condition observed as a long ...
A national-level screening exercise to assess tourism’s vulnerability to climate change
(Lincoln University. LEaP, 2010)
It is widely acknowledged that over the 21st century the global community will need to adapt to the effects of climate change. Current climate models predict that New Zealand will experience increasing temperatures, changing ...