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Brașov County has one of the highest touristic potential in Romania. To an urban population of around half of million people correspond a recreational area of 6800 ha, representing 4% of the county forests. Function of species, mixture, age, colour, structure, and forms the most interesting are the ...

Author(s)
Iacob, C. I.
Publisher
Forest Research and Management Institute (ICAS), Ilfov, Romania
Citation
Revista de Silvicultură și Cinegetică, 2013, 18, 33, pp 42-44
Abstract

Three papers describe different aspects of the history and management of this nature reserve (1400 ha) in the northern Black Forest, Germany. A. Franke describes its history since 1938, especially the protection of areas with Pinus mugo subsp. mugo and Ilex aquifolium. W. Diehl and M. Schreiner...

Publisher
Deutscher Landwirtschaftsverlag GmbH, München, Germany
Citation
AFZ/Der Wald, Allgemeine Forst Zeitschrift für Waldwirtschaft und Umweltvorsorge, 2008, 63, 21, pp 1138-1145
Abstract

A high-resolution peat profile from the vicinity of Saariselkä (68°25.24′N, 27°25.19′E), a large tourist centre in northern Finnish Lapland, was sampled continuously at near annual resolution to a depth of 22 cm in order to interpret the changes in pollen assemblages and vegetation resulting from...

Author(s)
Räsänen, S.; Froyd, C.; Goslar, T.
Publisher
Arnold, London, UK
Citation
Holocene, 2007, 17, 4, pp 447-456
Abstract

Studies during 1978-92 in coastal Juodkrantė pine (Pinus sylvestris) forest and during 1988-92 in Plateliai spruce (Picea abies) forest, Lithuania, showed that trampling by holiday makers walking up from the beach was damaging the shoots of bilberries (Vaccinium myrtillus) and reducing their...

Author(s)
Olšauskas, A.
Citation
Ekologija, 1995, No. 4, pp 47-55
Abstract

Valaam is a 'museum-reserve' island in Lake Ladoga (N. Russia), which receives 80 000-150 000 tourists each year. A scheme is presented for evaluating the ability of the local vegetation to withstand the recreational impact. The main vegetation types are: (1) open Pinus sylvestris woodland on rocky ...

Author(s)
Markevich, I. A.; Shuzhmov, A. A.
Citation
Lesnoe Khozyaĭstvo, 1991, No. 8, pp 39-40
Abstract

Valaam is an archipelago of 3600 ha on the N. shore of Lake Ladoga, which has become increasingly popular as a recreational area for tourists from Moscow and other Russian conurbations. Data are presented showing the adverse effect of recreation on the advance growth, increment and health condition ...

Author(s)
Kuchko, A. A.; Krutov, V. I.
Citation
Lesnoe Khozyaĭstvo, 1986, No. 3, pp 44-46
Abstract

Recordings of tourist use were made for 6 h daily in July and Aug. 1976-78 at 2 sites in NE Poland: (a) a Scots pine forest with Vaccinium vitis-idaea and (b) a mixed pine/Norway spruce forest with Calamagrostis arundinacea. Daily pressure of 12 person-h/ha and above caused increasing damage to...

Author(s)
Kawecka, A.
Citation
Las Polski, 1981, 55, 21(936), pp 10-12

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