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An avalanche emergency plan for Broken River
(University of Canterbury, 1987)
This dissertation looks generally at avalanche rescue practices both in New Zealand and overseas. It aims to demonstrate the necessity for such practices and establish a background from which the main part of this work - ...
Developing a robust set of surf break assessment criteria: two case studies from New Zealand
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Environment, Society and Design. Department of Environmental Management., 2011-09-02)
In New Zealand, the emerging field of ‘surfing science’ has arisen alongside grassroot level responses to pressures on surf breaks. Surf breaks are unique and valuable components of our coastal environment. They are ...
Ski patrolling through four decades : the history of the ski patrol system at Whakapapa Skifield, Mt. Ruapehu 1952 to 1985
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1986)
This study traces the history and development of the ski patrolling system at Whakapapa ski field from its origins in the 1950s through to the present day. Attention is given to how events and decisions throughout the ...
Awatapu Lagoon management plan
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1987)
The aim is to define a course of management and development which will enable the Awatapu Lagoon, and parkland areas to meet the needs of the Whakatane community without compromising the natural integrity of the area.
Local authority park and recreation services in Auckland, 1978 : a survey of the organisation of recreation and park and recreation services within local authorities of metropolitan Auckland excluding the Auckland Regional Authority
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1979)
New developments are occurring monthly but such steps need to be directed by aims and objectives that attain the maximum benefit for both the community and the recreation discipline concurrently. One such objective envisaged ...
Trekkers : the needs, behaviour and wants of the back country horse trekker
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1982)
For the purposes of this dissertation, some horse trekkers in the Canterbury area were questioned. People who were the main contributors of information, were from Pony Clubs, Bridleways and Concessionaries. Individuals ...
An analysis of outdoor bowls in New Zealand
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1972)
This dissertation is compiled giving a detailed account of bowling greens in New Zealand. The analysis given provides a comprehensive study of the factors involved in the preparation, maintenance and renovation of greens. ...
Planning approaches for the management of surf breaks in New Zealand
There is a strong surfing culture, heritage, and community that shares a common spirit in New Zealand and around the world. Surf breaks are places where the practice of surfing predominantly occurs and have recently been ...