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Over the past 15 years, ecotourism has become one of the fastest growing sectors of the tourism industry, growing three times faster than the industry as a whole. At the same time, ecotourism is being increasingly viewed by local and indigenous communities as an important tool for promoting...

Author(s)
Bai Kai; Wu ChengJi
Publisher
Science Press, Beijing, China
Citation
Arid Land Geography, 2010, 33, 1, pp 144-149
Abstract

In this paper, the rationality of the application of quantitative ecology in the regional tourism studies was certified by analysing the hierarchy in ecosystem and regional tourism development. Based on biodiversity, a new concept of tourist attraction community diversity (TACD) and its...

Author(s)
Shen Gang; Wang KunXin
Publisher
Zhejiang Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Hangzhou, China
Citation
Acta Agriculturae Zhejiangensis, 2006, 18, 4, pp 230-233
Abstract

This study explores the relationship between ecological province construction and ecotourism development in Zhejiang Province, China. The basic purpose of ecological province construction is to set up a mode of sustainable development, which favours ecotourism. There are many indexes of ecological...

Author(s)
Yu YiWu; Yu You
Publisher
Zhejiang Forestry College, Lin'an, China
Citation
Journal of Zhejiang Forestry College, 2004, 21, 4, pp 466-470
Abstract

This study draws on the theory of citizen science to discuss public participation in the application of a data bank for ecotourism development. Through public participation, the public collects local biodiversity information and uploads the information to a sharing platform. This process creates...

Author(s)
Yen MeiChih; Liu, C.; Yang YawLong
Publisher
Experimental Forest of National Taiwan University, Nantóu, Taiwan
Citation
Journal of the Experimental Forest of National Taiwan University, 2015, 29, 4, pp 259-270
Abstract

The service function of the forest park of Zhangjiajie (Hunan, China) scenic area was analysed from 1990 to 2000. The results indicated that the service function of the ecosystem in the scenic area nearly doubled during the 10 years of the study. In terms of value constitution, comparing 2000 with...

Author(s)
Yang BoSu; Zhao TongQian; Yin GangQiang; Zheng Hua; Ouyang ZhiYun; He Ping
Publisher
Chinese Society of Forestry, Beijing, China
Citation
Forest Research, Beijing, 2006, 19, 4, pp 517-522
Abstract

The quality of the scenery, the quality of the surrounding environment, and the conditions to develop tourist attractions were quantified based on the Chinese national grading standards for scenic forest resources for Zhangye Forest Park, Gansu, China. The total point was 20.8, indicating that it...

Author(s)
Li XueMei
Publisher
Inner Mongolia Academy of Agriculture and Animal Husbandry Science, Hohhot, China
Citation
Animal Husbandry and Feed Science (Inner Mongolia), 2017, 38, 10, pp 61-63
Abstract

Protected areas are crucially important for safeguarding biodiversity, and can provide a sustainable means for generating local community income through nature-based ecotourism. Although tourism roads are thus prerequisites for the development of protected areas, they have a negative impact on...

Author(s)
Yu XiaoLin; Zhou YouBing; Xu WenTing; Xie ZongQiang
Publisher
Biodiversity Science, Beijing, China
Citation
Biodiversity Science, 2015, 23, 6, pp 824-829
Abstract

The Zhuang ethnic people have a deep and expansive culture; many aspects of which have been documented through literature and field research, including acidic foods, textile dyeing, toponymy, literature and art, natural worship, folk customs and customary laws, traditional ecological concepts, and...

Author(s)
Cao Ning; Xue DaYuan
Publisher
Biodiversity Science, Beijing, China
Citation
Biodiversity Science, 2019, 27, 7, pp 728-734
Abstract

Conservation of biodiversity in nature reserve is closely related to socioeconomic development of its adjacent communities. Based on a gradient of elevation and the distance to Gaoligongshan Nature Reserve (GNR), three adjacent villages were selected as the case in this study. To understand land...

Author(s)
Jin Li; Duan ZongLiang; Yang WenZhong
Publisher
Journal of West China Forestry Science, Kunming, China
Citation
Journal of West China Forestry Science, 2016, 45, 6, pp 121-126
Abstract

Kuaiji Mountain is the original producing area of Torreya grandis. T. grandis has a long history with profound culture, unique value, ancient grafting technique and vital agro-heritage. Research on the ecosystem services value of ancient T. grandis in Kuaiji Mountain was necessary to further...

Author(s)
Wang Bin; Min QingWen; Du Bo; Bai YanYing; Yuan Zheng; Xu YuanTao
Publisher
Science Press, Beijing, China
Citation
Zhongguo Shengtai Nongye Xuebao / Chinese Journal of Eco-Agriculture, 2013, 21, 6, pp 779-785

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