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The impact of climate variability on tourism businesses and tourism infrastructure providers in Glacier Country
(Lincoln University. LEaP., 2012-01)
This report summarises the findings from 24 interviews with tourist operators and infrastructure providers in Glacier Country on the West Coast of New Zealand’s South Island. The research was undertaken in September 2011. ...
Impacts of oil prices on New Zealand tourism : an economic framework
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Environment, Society and Design., 2009-11)
Indirect tourism transport : a proposed carbon footprint assessment
(Lincoln University., 2008-12)
As the tourism industry’s greenhouse gas emission impacts on the global environment is increasing, carbon accounting is fast becoming a vital tool for establishing the magnitude of impacts and identifying the players ...
Preparing the tourism sector for climate change
Climate models predict increasing temperatures, changingfrequency, intensity and distribution of rainfall events,decreased snow cover and sea level rise.Such changes will impact on key tourism drivers such asdestination ...
Energy consumption of tourist attractions and activities in New Zealand: summary report of a survey
(Landcare Research and Tourism Research and Education Centre (TREC), Lincoln University, 2001-02)
Tourism is a growing industry and the attraction and activity sector is a vital part of it. It is a great challenge that this sector, which influences tourists experiences most, achieves a standard that complies with the ...
Tourism, the weather and future changes
Tourism often depends on the weather for participation, satisfaction, safety, and business viability. Climate models predict increasing temperatures, changing intensity and distribution of rainfall, decreased snowfall, and ...
Weather, climate and tourism: a New Zealand perspective
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Environment, Society and Design., 2010)
In the summer of 2009/10 Lincoln University researchers surveyed 436 international tourists to find out how the weather and climate affects their travel in New Zealand. This document presents a selection of data collected ...
Climate and weather impacts on tourism in New Zealand
Climate and its manifestation as weather are important facilitators for tourism, and changes in climatic conditions are therefore important for its ongoing viability. Projected changes of climate relevant for New Zealand ...
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 ...
Enhancing financial and economic yield in tourism: public sector: local government and regional yield report
(Lincoln University. Tourism Recreation Research and Education Centre, 2007-11)
The programme “Enhancing Financial and Economic Yield in Tourism” has included a range of investigations into various dimensions of private sector yield of tourism businesses, as well as public sector yield of tourism at ...