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This report examines the growth and development of the tourism industry in Hoonah, Alaska, and its effects on community life and resource use. The report describes the gradual development of tourism in Hoonah and presents resident perceptions of tourism's effect on the natural and social...

Author(s)
Cerveny, L. K.
Publisher
Pacific Northwest Research Station, USDA Forest Service, Portland, USA
Citation
General Technical Report - Pacific Northwest Research Station, USDA Forest Service, 2007, No.PNW-GTR-734, pp viii + 115 pp.
Abstract

Nature-based tourism, alternatively known as ecotourism, is a rapidly expanding area in the tourism travel sector. As a further differentiated product, nature-based or ecotourism potentially offers economic opportunities to established tourism markets such as those found in Louisiana state, USA....

Author(s)
Luzar, E. J.; Diagne, A.; Gan, C.; Henning, B. R.
Citation
Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, 1995, 27, 2, pp 544-555
Abstract

This paper focuses on rural tourism development that also protects and enhances the environment. The most important aspect of this process is community involvement in determining the limits of acceptable change to the environment and the level of development that accompanies tourist...

Author(s)
Casey, J. F.; Brothers, G. L.; Bond, S.
Publisher
Northeastern Forest Experiment Station, USDA Forest Service, Radnor, USA
Citation
General Technical Report - Northeastern Forest Experiment Station, USDA Forest Service, 1997, No. NE-232, pp 31-34
Abstract

Differences in Stakeholder Attitudes of Tourism development and the natural Environment Stakeholder inclusion, participation and management have become a critical issue in sustainable tourism development and management. The purpose of this study was to identify if there were differences in the...

Author(s)
Byrd, E. T.; Cardenas, D. A.; Dregalla, S. E.
Publisher
Texas A & M University Press, College Station, USA
Citation
e-Review of Tourism Research, 2009, 7, 2, pp 39-51
Abstract

The positive economic impact that tourism and land development have brought about in the Flagstaff area, Arizona, USA is described. Flagstaff has become a rapidly growing city at the junction of Interstates 17 and 40 in Arizona. Located at 7,000 feet above sea level in the foothills of the...

Author(s)
Casado, M. A.
Citation
Cornell Hotel and Restaurant Administration Quarterly, 1999, 40, 4, pp 64-69
Abstract

The development pressures on the town of Key West, Florida, USA are described. The attractiveness of an all-year warm climate, an improved quality of life, and clean air, have acted as a boon to the population. The impact of tourism in contributing to these pressures is also described.

Author(s)
Wegner, D.
Publisher
National Recreation and Park Association, Ashburn, USA
Citation
Parks & Recreation (Ashburn), 2000, 35, 9, pp 116-124