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The development and application of a methodology for the environmental impact assessment of tourism projects are reported. The background literature on tourism related impacts and the wider problems of environmental impact assessment, including issues associated with measurement are reviewed. The...

Author(s)
Green, H.; Hunter, C.; Moore, B.
Citation
International Journal of Environmental Studies, 1989, 35, 1/2, pp 51-62
Abstract

The article reports on the development and application of a methodology for the environmental impact assessment of tourism projects. It reviews the background literature on tourism-related impacts and the wider problems of environmental impact assessment, including issues associated with...

Author(s)
Green, H.; Hunter, C.; Moore, B.; Wheeller, B. (et al.)
Citation
Tourism Management, 1990, 11, 2, pp 111-122
Abstract

Firstly, this chapter locates tourism impact research within the wider tradition of tourism research, in this way providing an overview of the development of each, and a framework for understanding the epistemological concerns relating to research approaches. Secondly, some of the characteristics...

Author(s)
Boyne, S.
Publisher
Ashgate Publishing Ltd., Aldershot, UK
Citation
New directions in rural tourism, 2003, pp 19-37
Abstract

Government support for major sporting events is usually predicated on their assumed economic benefits. Yet there has been little parallel consideration of their potential environmental costs, at a time when the same governments are citing the importance of sustainable development. Environmental...

Author(s)
Jones, C.
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2008, 14, 2, pp 343-360
Abstract

This study discusses the potential for Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) to be utilized for the environmental assessment of tourism accommodation facilities, and their contribution to global carbon footprint. To demonstrate the viability of employing LCA in the hotel sector, its simplified derivative,...

Author(s)
Filimonau, V.; Dickinson, J.; Robbins, D.; Huijbregts, M. A. J.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Cleaner Production, 2011, 19, 17/18, pp 1917-1930
Abstract

This study presents an evaluation of the environmental impacts of tourism on the city of Nice using two well-established marketing methods, importance-performance analysis (IPA) and the gap method. Environmental impacts are evaluated by visitors from the two main generating markets of the ...

Author(s)
Prayag, G.; Brittnacher, A.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2014, 19, 4, pp 461-475
Abstract

This special volume (consisting of 24 articles, in addition to an introduction) considers the state of research and practice in sustainable tourism. The articles are organised into four thematic areas of research: community and multi-stakeholder perspectives on sustainability in tourism; business...

Author(s)
Budeanu, A.; Miller, G.; Moscardo, G.; Ooi, C. S.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Cleaner Production, 2016, 111, Part B, pp 285-539
Abstract

This paper assesses the contribution of the Ecological Footprint as a method for estimating the environmental impact of festivals. It responds to calls for more rigorous methods to assess the environmental impacts of festivals, and contributes towards providing festival organisers and policy-makers ...

Author(s)
Collins, A.; Cooper, C.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2017, 25, 1, pp 148-162

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