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Summertime visitors to Arthur's Pass National Park - Characteristics, motivations, perceptions, impact
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1980)
This thesis questions the nature of National Park use in New Zealand. In particular it focuses on the summertime visitors to Arthur's Pass National Park and the legislative dilemma of providing for both preservation and ...
The St. James walkway study
(Lincoln University. Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism., 1989-09)
Prior to the opening of the St James Walkway in 1981, David Simmons of the Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism at Lincoln College, proposed a five year research programme to the New Zealand Walkways Commission. ...
The recreational hunter : central North Island study
(Lincoln College. Department of Horticulture, Landscape and Parks., 1983-06)
This research has been undertaken under contract to the New Zealand Forest Service. In 1981 Simmons and Devlin completed the first study of recreational hunting which was based on the Canterbury region with emphasis on the ...
Building resilience in transient rural communities: Guidelines for council
(Lincoln University, 2019-03)
The social and economic wellbeing of New Zealand’s rural communities is increasingly dependent on transient workers and visitors, many of whom are from overseas. New Zealand communities also face a diversity of natural ...
Guidelines for rural community resilience: Summary document
(Lincoln University, 2019-03)
This summary document contains an overview of the community situation analysis described in Building resilience in transient rural communities: Guidelines for Council.
Building resilience in transient rural communities – a post-earthquake regional study: Scoping report
(Lincoln University, 2017-11)
The Kaikoura earthquake in November 2016 highlighted the vulnerability of New Zealand’s rural communities to locally-specific hazard events, which generate regional and national scale impacts. Kaikoura was isolated with ...
Building resilience in transient rural communities – a post-earthquake regional study: Fieldwork report
(Lincoln University, 2018-11)
This report forms part of a research project examining rural community resilience to natural hazard events, with a particular focus on transient population groups. A preliminary desktop and scoping exercise was undertaken ...
Making waves: Examining the interface between cruise tourism and destination community in Akaroa, New Zealand
(Cognizant Communication Corporation, 2015-02-19)
This article reports on a study of community attitudes to cruise tourism in Akaroa, New Zealand. An important dimension of this study is the significant rate of growth in cruise arrivals over a short period of time as the ...
Tourism and ecosystem services in New Zealand
(Manaaki Whenua Press, 2013)
Tourism is an important and growing economic activity in New Zealand. While promotional activities highlight New Zealand’s biodiversity and ‘clean green’ image under a 100% pure brand, relatively little is known of its ...
The socio-cultural impacts of tourism ; a review of literature, policy and research implications for New Zealand
(Research Section, New Zealand Tourist & Publicity Department, 1986-07)
This paper has been commissioned by the New Zealand Tourist and Publicity Department. Its objectives are to present a discussion paper on the socio-cultural impacts of tourism and the requirements for their monitoring and ...