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The Management of the outlying islands of New Zealand with special reference to the Antipodes Islands
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1980)
My interest in the outlying islands of New Zealand began with a visit to the Bounties and Antipodes Islands as part of the B.A.A.S. Expedition 1978 . This expedition was organised by the Wildlife Service of the Department ...
An avalanche emergency plan for Broken River
(University of Canterbury, 1987)
This dissertation looks generally at avalanche rescue practices both in New Zealand and overseas. It aims to demonstrate the necessity for such practices and establish a background from which the main part of this work - ...
Cultural recreation opportunities in the Christchurch Botanic Gardens
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1981)
The object of this study is to examine the advantages and the disadvantages of using cultural recreation as a means of promoting the maximum use of the Christchurch Botanic Gardens. The dissertation will examine the ...
Planning for national park visitor centres
(Lincoln University, 1989)
The first section of this dissertation looks at the development of New Zealand's national park visitor centres, from simple information supply centres through to complex centres with many roles. These roles are examined ...
Wellington district walkways : on the right track? : a recreation survey of two city walkways and two rural walkways in the Wellington district
(University of Canterbury, 1982)
Because we are dealing with two quite different types of walkways, two systems were used, sometimes individually, sometimes in combination. With the rural walkways we adopted an approach of stationing the interviewer at ...
Ski patrolling through four decades : the history of the ski patrol system at Whakapapa Skifield, Mt. Ruapehu 1952 to 1985
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1986)
This study traces the history and development of the ski patrolling system at Whakapapa ski field from its origins in the 1950s through to the present day. Attention is given to how events and decisions throughout the ...
Awatapu Lagoon management plan
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1987)
The aim is to define a course of management and development which will enable the Awatapu Lagoon, and parkland areas to meet the needs of the Whakatane community without compromising the natural integrity of the area.
Local authority park and recreation services in Auckland, 1978 : a survey of the organisation of recreation and park and recreation services within local authorities of metropolitan Auckland excluding the Auckland Regional Authority
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1979)
New developments are occurring monthly but such steps need to be directed by aims and objectives that attain the maximum benefit for both the community and the recreation discipline concurrently. One such objective envisaged ...
Trekkers : the needs, behaviour and wants of the back country horse trekker
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1982)
For the purposes of this dissertation, some horse trekkers in the Canterbury area were questioned. People who were the main contributors of information, were from Pony Clubs, Bridleways and Concessionaries. Individuals ...
Considerations concerning vandalism in urban reserves
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1983)
This dissertation involves a study on vandalism in urban reserves as seen from parks management and design personnel, primarily in the Christchurch district. It covers the major target areas of vandalism and the types ...