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This report examines the growth and development of the tourism industry in Haines, Alaska, and its effects on community life and land use. It also describes the development of cruise-based tourism and its relation to shifts in local social and economic structures and patterns of land use,…
Author(s): Lee K. Cerveny
Keywords: Tongass National Forest, southeast Alaska, tourism, communities
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. PNW-GTR-612. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station. 144 p
Year: 2004
Presented at the 2003 Northeastern Recreation Research Symposium, Bolton Landing, NY
Author(s): Coley S. Hughes, Hans Vogelsong
Keywords: tourism, outdoor recreation, recreation and the community, recreation behavior
Source: In: Murdy, James, comp., ed. Proceedings of the 2003 Northeastern Recreation Research Symposium; 2003 April 6-8; Bolton Landing, NY. Gen. Tech. Rep. NE-316. Newtown Square, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Research Station: 91-95
Year: 2004
Contains articles presented at the 2003 Northeastern Recreation Research Symposium. Contents cover planning issues, communications and information, management presentations, service quality and outdoor recreation, recreation behavior, founders? forum, featured posters, tourism and the community,…
Author(s): James, comp., ed. Murdy, ed. comp.
Keywords: tourism, outdoor recreation, recreation and the community, recreation behavior
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. NE-317. Newtown Square, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Research Station. 459 p.
Year: 2004
Presented at the 2003 Northeastern Recreation Research Symposium, Bolton Landing, NY
Author(s): Jamie N. Fields, Aurora Moldovanyi, Chad D. Pierskalla, Michael A. Schuett
Keywords: tourism, outdoor recreation, recreation and the community, recreation behavior
Source: In: Murdy, James, comp., ed. Proceedings of the 2003 Northeastern Recreation Research Symposium; 2003 April 6-8; Bolton Landing, NY. Gen. Tech. Rep. NE-317. Newtown Square, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Research Station: 134-138
Year: 2004
Presented at the 2003 Northeastern Recreation Research Symposium, Bolton Landing, NY
Author(s): Chung-Hsien Lin, Duarte B. Morais, Jing-Shoung Hou
Keywords: tourism, outdoor recreation, recreation and the community, recreation behavior
Source: In: Murdy, James, comp., ed. Proceedings of the 2003 Northeastern Recreation Research Symposium; 2003 April 6-8; Bolton Landing, NY. Gen. Tech. Rep. NE-316. Newtown Square, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Research Station: 177-184
Year: 2004
The Seventh World Wilderness Congress met in Port Elizabeth, South Africa, in 2001. The symposium on science and stewardship to protect and sustain wilderness values was one of several symposia held in conjunction with the Congress. The papers contained in this proceedings were presented at this…
Author(s): Alan Watson, Janet Sproull
Keywords: biodiversity, protected areas, tourism, economics, recreation, wildlife, alien species, spiritual values
Source: Proc. RMRS-P-27. Ogden, UT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 272 p.
Year: 2003
A model of ethnic participation at undeveloped natural areas was developed and tested. The proposed model included the constructs of socio-economic status, perceived discrimination, assimilation, and ethnicity. Undeveloped natural areas were defined as being located outside of cities and primarily…
Author(s): Patrick T. Tierney, Rene F. Dahl, Chavez Deborah J.
Keywords: barrier, ethnicity, motivation, parks, recreation, tourism
Source: Res. Paper PSW-RP-236. Albany, CA: Pacific Southwest Research Station, Forest Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture; 76 p
Year: 1998
Natural and geological processes have changed the Southern Appalachian landscape repeatedly over millions of years. About 12,000 years ago, humans arrived and became important agents of change. People affected their environment by hunting, by spreading the seeds of plants they had gathered, by…
Author(s): Susan L. Yarnell
Keywords: Agriculture, environmental history, lumber industry, mining, prehistory, Southern Appalachian, tourism
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. SRS-18. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Research Station. 52 p.
Year: 1998
Tourism has been the fastest growing component of Alaska’s economy for the past decade and is an important export sector for the regional economy. Opportunities to participate in outdoor recreation are also an important component of the quality of life for residents of Alaska. Successful planning…
Author(s): David J. Brooks, Richard W. Haynes
Keywords: Alaska, Chugach National Forest, recreation, tourism, growth trends
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. PNW-GTR-511. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station. 19 p.
Year: 2001
Contains articles presented at the 1997 Northeastern Recreation Research Symposium. Contents cover recreation; protected areas and social science; water based recreation management studies; forest recreation management studies; outdoor recreation management studies; estimation of economic impact of…
Author(s): Hans G. Vogelsong, [Editor]
Keywords: tourism, outdoor recreation, water-based recreation, wildland recreation
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. NE-241. Radnor, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 287 p.
Year: 1998
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