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Cover for The challenges of sustainability in the management of ski resorts: the experience of the dolomites.

This chapter discusses the pillars that have enabled the development of the Dolomite winter tourism offer in the Italian Alps, the limits of this model and the challenges that stakeholders in the sector are now facing. The analysis is based on findings from fieldwork conducted in some of the...

Author(s)
Martini, U.; Buffa, F.; Lonardi, S.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781786395207)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Protected areas in the Alps: governance and contributions to regional development.

This chapter and the underlying empirical study that compares four Alpine Nature Parks, investigates different approaches to develop and govern protected areas and links these governance approaches to protected areas' contributions to mountain tourism and regional development. The study covers...

Author(s)
Volgger, M.; Lun, L. M.; Pechlaner, H.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644608)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for A study on tree colonization of abandoned land in the Italian Alps: extent and some characteristics of new forest stands in Trentino.

This chapter reports on a study concerning the tree colonization on abandoned land in Trentino, a region of 600 000 ha in the eastern Alps of Italy. The study refers to a period of approximately 30 years and was carried out through a two-stage sampling design. In the first stage, some area units...

Author(s)
Natale, F. de; Gasparini, P.; Carriero, A.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845931742)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Controlling root and butt rot diseases in Alpine European forests.

Alpine European forests comprising of conifers and broadleaf trees at lower altitudes are facing major problems of poor regeneration and occurrence of numerous fungal diseases. Fungal organisms like Armillaria mellea and Heterobasidion annosum are taking their toll on a large number of conifers....

Author(s)
Gonthier, P.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936037)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Methods towards studying historical changes in forest and landscape patterns: a comparison between two nearby socioeconomic contexts.

This chapter compares the landscape pattern dynamics of two contiguous alpine valleys - Rimella and Fobello, in the Mastallone Valley on the Italian side of the western Alps. Three main vegetation types are found in the area - grasslands, shrubland and forests, and the farming systems are mixed...

Author(s)
Robiglio, V.
ISBN
2000 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851994208)
Type
Conference paper; Book chapter

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