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This issue of Naturopa is devoted to the environmental impact of leisure and tourism. The aim is find solutions which will avert the risks of damage not only to nature but also to society and, in the long term, to the economy. Short articles cover the major impacts on water, air, soil, plants,...

Author(s)
Hamele, H. (et al.)
Citation
Naturopa, 1988, No. 59, pp 30pp.
Abstract

Better tools are needed for the analyses of the consequences for tourism and recreation in scenic areas of intrusive developments. The report reviews central concepts and methods for such analyses and it describes the effects of a large hydroelectric power station in a tourism area, the Aurland...

Author(s)
Teigland, J.
Publisher
Telemarksforsking, Bø, Telemark, Norway
Citation
Konsekvenser av naturinngrep for fritidsbruken av natur: erfaringer fra kraftutbygging i Aurlandsdalen., 1994, pp 124 pp.
Abstract

The paper studies monthly accommodation data for visitors from five countries: the USA, Germany (formerly West Germany), Norway, Denmark and Finland, to Sweden in the period 1978-93. The focus is on the dynamic response of guest-night numbers to changes in the relative destination price level,...

Author(s)
Hultkrantz, L.
Citation
Tourism Economics, 1995, 1, 4, pp 357-374
Abstract

As a tourist destination in a marginal environment, Svalbard faces many issues and challenges, which are described in this paper. The islands constitute a vulnerable high arctic environment which are facing pressures from the mineral and petroleum industries as well as from international tourism...

Author(s)
Kaltenborn, B. P.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
People and tourism in fragile environments., 1996, pp 89-108
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This report presents development theories which explain the major affects on tourism patterns of the staging of three Winter Olympic Games: Calgary, Canada (1988); Albertville, France (1992); and Lillehammer, Norway (1994). The international comparisons suggest that impact on tourism from such...

Author(s)
Teigland, J.
Publisher
Western Norway Research Institute (Vestlandsforsking), Sogndal, Norway
Citation
Impacts on tourism from mega-events: the case of Winter Olympic Games., 1996, pp 57 pp.
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Author(s)
Festin, B.; Wileen, T.; Beckman, H.
Citation
Kungl. Skogs- och Lantbruksakademiens Tidskrift, 1997, No. 16, pp 26 pp.
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Strategies for managing the impact of tourism on the environment are described, with examples from Sweden. It is argued that the unique features of the place in which tourism is being developed, and the characteristics of the tourists visiting it need to be considered when planning for tourism.

Author(s)
Aronsson, L.; Sandell, K.
Citation
Tourismus Journal, 1999, 3, 3, pp 357-378
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The paper presents basic concepts, theories and realities in a longitudinal case study, which has audited the effects on tourism and recreation from major projects in Norway. Among the effects identified are changes in latent and effective demand, displacement and substitution, but interaction and...

Author(s)
Teigland, J.
Citation
Impact Assessment and Project Appraisal, 1999, 17, 1, pp 67-76
Abstract

This study uses choice modelling to identify the tradeoffs residents are willing to make with respect to tourism's impacts. A sample of 391 residents from the municipality of Allinge-Gudhjem, Denmark were confronted with a choice of 16 choices about the impacts of tourism including job creation,...

Author(s)
Lindberg, K.; Dellaert, B. G. C.; Rassing, C. R.
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 1999, 26, 3, pp 554-569
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The evolution of tourism in the Tarna mountains of northern Sweden is reviewed. The area is a peripheral area with limited altenrative development options. The tension between local and external forces in the development of tourism in the region is explored. The way that tourism in the area has...

Author(s)
Arell, N.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Tourism in peripheral areas: case studies, 2000, pp 114-132

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