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Environmental change and tourism at Aoraki/Mt Cook National Park: Stakeholder perspectives

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dc.contributor.author Wilson, Judith en
dc.contributor.author Purdie, H. en
dc.contributor.author Stewart, Emma en
dc.contributor.author Espiner, Stephen R. en
dc.date.accessioned 2016-02-21T21:53:00Z
dc.date.issued 2015-12 en
dc.identifier.isbn 9780864764003 en
dc.identifier.issn 1172-0859 en
dc.identifier.uri https://hdl.handle.net/10182/6863
dc.description.abstract This report presents the findings from a qualitative study investigating the impacts of climate change-induced biophysical changes to resources housed within protected areas. The project follows a study which investigated biophysical changes, tourism stakeholder and management perspectives and challenges, and visitor use and experiences in Westland Tai Poutini National Park. Altogether, 15 interviews – with tourist operators and park managers at Aoraki/Mt Cook National Park – were undertaken in November 2014. While environmental (climate) changes were perceived to have directly impacted on visitor use of the park, they were commonly discussed in the context of broader changes in visitor behaviour and demand, and in the supply of nature-based tourism products. Biophysical and social changes to tourism and recreation within the park also impacted on, and were impacted by, management decisions and policies pertaining to conservation and visitor use. en
dc.description.sponsorship The authors wish to thank the stakeholders involved in this project. The project was funded by the Lincoln University Research Fund (LURF). en
dc.format.extent 1-57 (57) en
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher LEaP. Lincoln University en
dc.relation The original publication is available from - LEaP. Lincoln University - http://hdl.handle.net/10182/6863 en
dc.relation.ispartofseries Land Environment and People Research Report No. 41 en
dc.rights ©LEaP, Lincoln University, New Zealand 2015 en
dc.subject environmental change en
dc.subject climate change en
dc.subject tourism en
dc.subject recreation en
dc.subject Aoraki/Mt Cook en
dc.subject national park en
dc.title Environmental change and tourism at Aoraki/Mt Cook National Park: Stakeholder perspectives en
dc.type Monograph
lu.contributor.unit Lincoln University en
lu.contributor.unit Faculty of Environment, Society and Design en
lu.contributor.unit Department of Tourism, Sport and Society en
lu.contributor.unit /LU/Library, Teaching & Learning en
lu.contributor.unit Research Management Office en
lu.contributor.unit /LU/Research Management Office/2018 PBRF Staff group en
dc.subject.anzsrc 150601 Impacts of Tourism en
dc.subject.anzsrc 1506 Tourism en
pubs.organisational-group /LU
pubs.organisational-group /LU/Faculty of Environment, Society and Design
pubs.organisational-group /LU/Faculty of Environment, Society and Design/DTSS
pubs.organisational-group /LU/Library, Teaching & Learning
pubs.organisational-group /LU/Research Management Office
pubs.organisational-group /LU/Research Management Office/2018 PBRF Staff group
pubs.publication-status Published en
pubs.publisher-url http://hdl.handle.net/10182/6863 en
dc.publisher.place Lincoln, Canterbury. en
lu.identifier.orcid 0000-0002-3320-2632
dc.identifier.eisbn 9780864764010 en


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