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Love thy neighbour? A study of Kahurangi National Park, New Zealand and the people-park relationship
(Lincoln University, 2004)
The establishment of national parks can generate significant changes for the people living in and around them. Acknowledging this, park managers around the world increasingly recognise that nature conservation and protected ...
The Christchurch Botanic Gardens: their place in contemporary urban and tourism development
(Lincoln University, 2002)
The meaning and purpose of urban public space is constantly being contested and changed by people who associate with it and give it meaning. Botanic Gardens are no exception. Botanic Gardens established in the late 19th ...
Organisational structures and legal framework for tourism at local level : a case study of Mongolia
(Lincoln University, 2001)
Since 1990, when the country opened its door to the world tourism market, the role and nature of tourism has changed significantly. At present, like other post socialist oriented economies in transition, Mongolia suffers ...
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 ...
An exploration of the boutique accommodation experience in Nelson, New Zealand
(Lincoln University, 2004)
The boutique accommodation experience is explored in order to identify the types of experiences hosts and guests aim to provide and receive. Qualitative in-depth interviews, applying principles of the laddering technique ...
The Culture of the wild: an exploration of the meanings and values associated with wilderness recreation in New Zealand
(Lincoln University, 2009)
In the latter half of the 20th Century, New Zealand’s wilderness resource developed iconic status at the national and international scales, and now represents highly significant social, cultural, political, ecological and ...
Fishing for tourists : perceptions from the Stewart Island community's of the creation of Rakiura National Park
(Lincoln University, 2005)
This thesis explores the way in which New Zealand's most recent national park was created from the perspective of the affected community, presenting a qualitative case study of the creation of Rakiura National Park as ...
State of the tourism sector 2011
(Tourism Industry Association (TIA) and Lincoln University., 2011)
The Tourism Industry Association of New Zealand’s (TIA) annual State of the Sector 2011 has been prepared in partnership with Lincoln University. The objective of this is to understand better how the tourism sector sees ...
An investigation of visitor behaviour in recreation and tourism settings: a case study of natural hazard management at the Glaciers, Westland National Park, New Zealand.
(Lincoln University, 2008)
Visitor non-compliance with protective recommendations is a major problem faced by recreational managers within natural environments. Although many studies have been conducted on noncompliant visitor behaviour within ...
The distribution of climate and weather information for tourism in New Zealand
(Lincoln University. LEaP., 2011-06)