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The environmental impacts of tourism studies have been extensively studied on resident's attitudes and perspectives at different setting especially on the natural environment. The study of perceptual environmental impacts by tourists is equally important in examining the quality of the environment...

Author(s)
Saliza Rozelee; Suraiyati Rahman; Badaruddin Mohamed
Publisher
Universiti Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Malaysia
Citation
Proceedings of the International Conference on Natural Resources, Tourism and Services Management 2015, Sabah, Malaysia, 15-17 April 2015, 2015, pp 32-38
Abstract

The need better understand the linkages and interdependencies of socio-economic and coastal environmental dynamics has taken on a more deliberate role in the development and assessment of Integrated Coastal Management on Batudaka islands. The DPSIR (drivers-pressures-states-impacts-responses)...

Author(s)
Sulistiawati, D.; Adrianto, L.; Muchsin, I.; Masyahoro, A.
Publisher
Universitas Udayana, Bali, Indonesia
Citation
Bumi Lestari, 2012, 12, 2, pp 226-238
Abstract

This paper explores the nature of the relationship between international tourism and the environment in a naturally bounded area, a small tropical island. Since the 1980s international tourism in Gili Trawangan has increasingly replaced agriculture and fishing as the dominant economic activity....

Author(s)
Hampton, M. P.; Hampton, J. M.
Publisher
Southsea, UK
Citation
Discussion Papers - Department of Economics, University of Portsmouth, 1998, No. 122, pp 29 pp.
Abstract

The paper examines the possibility of and prospects for Nauru turning to a strategy of tourism development to assist with the economic restructuring process in the rehabilitation of the island. Nauru faces an uncertain future as the phosphate deposits on which it has depended for its wealth for...

Author(s)
Fagence, M.
Citation
Tourism Management, 1997, 18, 6, pp 385-392
Abstract

Focusing on the established tourist resorts of Martinique and Guadeloupe, this chapter notes that tourism has led to considerable environmental damage, with destruction of the marine environment by sewage and other pollutants, and unplanned urban development, including the removal of sand for...

Author(s)
Burac, M.
Publisher
Pinter, London, UK
Citation
Sustainable tourism in islands and small states: case studies., 1996, pp 63-74
Abstract

This paper shows how environmental dangers have economic implications. This is particularly true in the case of tourism, which depends on a pleasant and attractive environment. Small islands like Malta depend to a large degree on tourism, and there are ecological dangers associated with such...

Author(s)
Briguglio, L.
Citation
Working Paper - Department of Economics, University of Wollongong, 1992, No. 92/2, pp 16pp.
Abstract

Since the beginning of the 1960s, mass tourism has been the most important menace to the environmental stability of fragile and vulnerable Mediterranean microinsular systems. The socioeconomic changes introduced by tourism have produced important variations in the use of resources, including land....

Author(s)
Morey, M.; Bover, M. J.; Casas, J. A.
Citation
Environmental Management, 1992, 16, 5, pp 575-583
Abstract

The development of mass tourism on the island of Bali has proceeded at a rapid pace since the late 1960s. This development has capitalized on Bali's rich culture, transforming it to a market commodity, and damaging island environments. The impact studies that sometimes accompany development plans...

Author(s)
Francillon, G.
Publisher
UNESCO, Carnforth, Lancashire, UK; Parthenon Publishing Group; Paris, France
Citation
Sustainable development and environmental management of small islands., 1990, pp 267-272

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