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The distribution of climate and weather information for tourism in New Zealand
(Lincoln University. LEaP., 2011-06)
State of the tourism sector 2012
(Tourism Industry Association (TIA) and Lincoln University, 2012)
The Tourism Industry Association New Zealand’s (TIA) annual State of the Tourism Sector 2012 has been prepared in partnership with Lincoln University. The objective of this is to understand better how the tourism sector ...
Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail: User Survey 2015/16
(Lincoln University. LEaP, 2016-06)
This report presents the findings from a 2015/16 survey of users on the Alps 2 Ocean (A2O) cycle trail. The A2O, running from Aoraki/Mt Cook to Oamaru, is the longest trail in the New Zealand Cycle Trail (NZCT) network. ...
Environmental values of the state highway corridor: a West Coast case study survey of stakeholders
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Environment, Society and Design., 2010-05)
This report presents the results of a field investigation into the environmental values and landscape preferences of key stakeholders in relation to the management of the roadside corridor of the State Highway system. The ...
'Last chance tourism' at the Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers, Westland Tai Poutini National Park: A survey of visitor experience
This visitor survey represents Stage 2 of a project investigating Last Chance Tourism at the Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers, Westland Tai Poutini National Park. Visitor data was collected from 500 visitors during two data ...
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 ...
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 ...
Tourists and the weather
In the summer season of 2009/10, 436 international visitors were surveyed to gain a better understanding of how they currently use climate and weather information and what could be done to enhance their experience by ...
Planning for climate, weather and other natural disasters: Tourism in Northland
(Lincoln University. LEaP., 2011-04)
The weather is an important ingredient for tourism, but it is also a potential source of hazard, with natural disasters resulting from extreme events not being uncommon in New Zealand. Using the tourism sector in Northland ...
Who has the most sunshine? The battle for the most attractive destination
(Lincoln University. Department of Social Science, Parks, Recreation, Tourism and Sport., 2010-11)
Climate and weather is important for tourism and leisure as it impacts on destination attractiveness and subsequent visitation. Through an archive analysis of media articles and a content analysis of RTO websites this paper ...