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Reservoirs play a critically important role in supplying water for human uses. However, sedimentation limits storage capabilities and increases risk for aging infrastructure. The objectives of this paper are to synthesize both general sediment management strategies and past sediment management...

Author(s)
Wang HsiaoWen; Kondolf, M.; Tullos, D.; Kuo WeiCheng
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Water, 2018, 10, 8, pp 1034
Abstract

The tourism industry is vulnerable to natural and human induced incidents such as terrorist attacks, political instability, flood and earthquakes. On September 21st 1999, a devastating earthquake struck Taiwan which caused severe damage to both local people and the tourism industry. This paper...

Author(s)
Huang YuChin; Tseng YungPing; Petrick, J. F.
Publisher
Haworth Hospitality Press, Binghamton, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2007, 23, 2/4, pp 203-221
Full TextCABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Taiwan's 921 earthquake, crisis management and research on no-escape natural disaster.

This chapter reviews trip decision theory and research in relation to the Taiwan earthquake of 21 September 1999 (referred to as 921), and then considers the present growth of tourism in Nantou (the area where most of the serious damage from the earthquake occurred) and what it shows about the...

Author(s)
Huan TzungCheng
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930479)
Type
Book chapter