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Cover for Conclusions.

Based on the cases and country studies presented in this book, this chapter evaluates the evidence relevant to the mechanisms by which tourism can, potentially at least, make positive net contributions to conservation.

Author(s)
Buckley, R.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936655)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
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This chapter delves deeper into the types of environmental impacts of ecotourism and the mechanisms by which they are produced. It also considers impacts more from the perspective of a park or land manager, rather than the tour operator. The accommodation, transport and activity components of...

Author(s)
Buckley, R.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845934576)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
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This chapter discusses key concepts concerning adventure tourism; the major factors shaping the adventure tourism sector; the motivations of adventure tourists; the interactions of adventure tourism with other sub-sectors of the tourism industry; and the social, economic and environmental impacts...

Author(s)
Buckley, R.
ISBN
2017 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780645667)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Arctic and antarctic.

This chapter looks at the tourism operations in the Arctic and the Antarctic and shows that the relationship between tourism and conservation in the Polar Regions is somewhat ambiguous. On the positive side, tourism may help to contribute to public awareness of environmental impacts and threats to...

Author(s)
Buckley, R.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936655)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Ecotourism: principles and practices.

This volume examines the principles and practices of ecotourism from an analytical rather than a normative perspective, i.e. it attempts to summarize, analyse and present the various links between tourism and environment as they actually operate in the real world, rather than how they might ideally ...

Author(s)
Buckley, R.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845934576)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Environmental management.

This chapter provides a brief introduction and review of the types of environmental management tools that are in common use within the nature, adventure and ecotourism sector. Some of these are also broadly relevant across the entire tourism industry, others only for particular activities or...

Author(s)
Buckley, R.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845934576)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Accounting.

Practical protocols for individual ecotourism enterprises to carry out routine triple-bottomline accounting, in the same way as they currently carry out routine financial accounting, are not yet available. This chapter examines the issues involved in producing such protocols, and suggests what...

Author(s)
Buckley, R.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845934576)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Conclusions.

This concluding chapter identifies and examines four major trends in ecotourism and related sectors, and uses these projections to predict ecotourism business opportunities, policy implications and research priorities for the next decade or so. The four main trends may be summarized as follows....

Author(s)
Buckley, R.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845934576)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Hiking and bushwalking.

This chapter describes the structure of the hiking-and-bushwalking adventure sector and presents case studies from Ecuador, Nepal, Australia, Kenya, New Zealand and the USA. For each of the six case studies, the place, operator, activity, equipment, accommodation, statistics, access, community,...

Author(s)
Buckley, R.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845931223)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Product patterns.

This chapter attempts to make broader generalizations about product patterns across different adventure tourism sectors in terms of place, operator, activity, equipment, accommodation, statistics, access, community, experience, environment, safety, marketing, signatures and icon sites.

Author(s)
Buckley, R.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845931223)
Type
Book chapter

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