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Biophysical impacts of tourism
(Lincoln University. Centre for Resource Management / Lincoln Environmental, 1996-11)
Tourism policy and the conservation estate: a tragedy of the commons? : presented in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Science in Resource Management, Centre for Resource Management, Lincoln University
(Lincoln University, 1994)
New Zealand's conservation estate is in danger of becoming congested and degraded by increasing tourist numbers. The increased pressure from tourists is directly related to the New Zealand Tourism Board's objective of ...
Biophysical impacts of tourism : an annotated bibliography
(Lincoln University. Tourism Recreation Research and Education Centre., 2001-05)
This annotated bibliography focuses on the biophysical impacts of tourism. Literature was sourced from scientific, managerial and industry publications. Annotations include a description of the activities, biophysical ...
Methodologies for measuring thresholds of change from tourism impacts on New Zealand natural assets
(Lincoln University. Tourism Recreation Research and Education Centre, 2004-11)
The demand to see and the level of diverse use made of natural assets by tourists is increasing and a methodology is needed to measure change in the condition of these assets and whether or not that change is acceptable ...
An inventory of natural asset monitoring tools: with recommendations for visitor impact monitoring applications
(Lincoln University. Tourism Recreation Research and Education Centre, 2006)
The overall goal of the study is to develop a baseline inventory of natural asset condition and impact monitoring tools that can be used to derive lists of standard tools for visitor impact monitoring applications. It is ...
Environmental indicators of tourism impacts on natural West Coast assets, Aotearoa New Zealand
(Lincoln University. Tourism Recreation Research and Education Centre, 2001-11)
We examined the environmental effects of visitor activities at three different natural assets (scenic icon sites, seabirds, and caves) on the West Coast of the South Island, New Zealand. To catalogue the effects of different ...
Sustainable management of natural assets used for tourism in New Zealand : a classification system, management guidelines and indicators
(Lincoln University. Tourism Recreation Research and Education Centre, 2003-02)
Nature and recreation based activities are significant components of the tourism industry in New Zealand. Growing numbers of visitors, and the needs of statutory resource managers, have placed pressure on tourism operators ...
Green Globe 21 Kaikoura community benchmarking pilot study
(Lincoln University. Tourism Recreation Research and Education Centre, 2001-07)
This document reports on a pilot study that assesses the processes involved in the GREEN GLOBE 21 Benchmarking of the Kaikoura District, New Zealand. This study represents the third of three pilot studies that examine the ...
The energy costs of the Ecotourism Summit in Quebec
(Channel View Publications, 2002)
The Ecotourism Summit, one of the main events of the International Year of Ecotourism 2002, was said by the World Tourism Organisation to have been a 'huge success', with delegates from 133 different countries. However, ...
Interactions between tourists and the natural environment : impacts of tourist trampling on geothermal vegetation and tourist experiences at geothermal sites in Rotorua
(Lincoln University. Tourism Research and Education Centre, 2000-02)
The main objective of this research was to evaluate tourist impacts on geothermal vegetation and to examine visitor's attitudes towards their impacts on vegetation. Two commercially operated sites near Rotorua were selected ...