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Cover for Future directions.

In this chapter the future of garden tourism is examined. Botanic gardens have multiple roles but principally education, environmental, and recreation, and it is under these three roles that garden tourism's future is evaluated. Case studies are presented of (1) the National Botanic Garden of Wales ...

Author(s)
Benfield, R. W.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241761)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Nature-based recreation substantially benefits human wellbeing, for example, by improving physical and mental health. However, recreation can also have severe ecological impacts. The recreational value of landscapes and natural areas is often used to generate support for public spending in...

Author(s)
Mancini, F.; Coghill, G. M.; Lusseau, D.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Applied Ecology, 2019, 56, 2, pp 387-397
Abstract

The main objectives of the European Union (EU) Bathing Water Directive (BWD) 2006/7/EC are to safeguard public health and protect designated aquatic environments from microbial pollution. The BWD is implemented through legislation by individual EU Member States and uses faecal indicator organisms...

Author(s)
Quilliam, R. S.; Taylor, J.; Oliver, D. M.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Environmental Management, 2019, 232, pp 868-874
Abstract

Biosphere reserves have been studied around the world, but methods to elicit community's values, worldviews and perceptions are missing. A greater understanding of these can help avoid tension and improve successful management. This paper used a mixed-methods survey to elicit local community's...

Author(s)
Hernes, M. I.; Metzger, M. J.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Environmental Management, 2017, 186, Part 1, pp 12-23
Abstract

This proceedings includes seven papers which try to elucidate recreation and tourism phenomena relevant for policy and management of forest and nature areas. These papers discuss policy and research on access of ethnic minority groups to natural areas, public preferences for structural attributes...

Author(s)
Elands, B. H. M.; van Marwijk, R. B. M.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Forest Policy and Economics, 2012, 19, pp 1-65
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Cover for Planning the coastline: England and Wales 1960-1970.

This chapter looks at the process of coastal planning research and implementation that evolved in England and Wales in the period 1960-70. The recommendations of the 1970 coastal plans for England and Wales with respect to tourism and recreation, among others, are highlighted.

Author(s)
Travis, A. S.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845937423)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Aquaculture is an important industry for rural Scotland, in particular for the west coast and the islands. Tourism is also important to Scotland's economy and depends heavily on the country's landscape. Targeted research was undertaken to assess whether fish farming impacts tourism in coastal areas ...

Author(s)
Nimmo, F.; Cappell, R.; Huntington, T.; Grant, A.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Aquaculture Research, 2011, 42, s1, pp 132-141
Abstract

It is widely recognized that healthy ecosystems can provide considerable benefits to people, including food, timber, freshwater, protection from floods and much of what we call quality of life. A global review of these ecosystem services carried out as part of the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment...

Author(s)
Acreman, M. C.; Harding, R. J.; Lloyd, C.; McNamara, N. P.; Mountford, J. O.; Mould, D. J.; Purse, B. V.; Heard, M. S.; Stratford, C. J.; Dury, S. J.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Hydrological Sciences Journal, 2011, 56, 8, pp 1543-1565
Abstract

This Technical Report details the methods used to estimate greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, the data on which estimates of each emission source are based, any assumptions used to fill gaps, discussion of issues associated with improvement in estimates and possible options and areas for focus for an...

Author(s)
Footiit, A. Z.; Wallage, S.; Gerrard, R.; Miller, S.
Publisher
Tyndall Centre, Norwich, UK
Citation
Towards a GHG reduction strategy for the Broads: identifying and prioritising actions. Final and technical reports to the Broads Authority, 2010, pp 55 pp.
Abstract

Public rights of way (PROW) in England provide a range of social and economic benefits by allowing people to follow prescribed routes across land belonging to others. In urban areas they provide networks of mobility and interaction, helping to reduce reliance on motorised transport. In the rural...

Author(s)
Morris, J.; Colombo, S.; Angus, A.; Stacey, K.; Parsons, D.; Brawn, M.; Hanley, N.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Landscape and Urban Planning, 2009, 93, 1, pp 83-91

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