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Developing a resilience framework to assess tourisms' response to climatic events
(Lincoln University. LEaP., 2011-07)
What is resilience? Described as a “… measure of the persistence of systems and of their ability to absorb change and disturbance and still maintain the same relationships between populations or state variables” (Holling, ...
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 ...
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, ...