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Cover for Tourism-led amenity migration in a mountain community: quality of life implications for Fernie, British Columbia.

Utilizing a 'tourism-led amenity migration framework', this chapter employs a case study of second-home migrants in the small mountain town of Fernie, British Columbia. The chapter provides insight into the quality-of-life aspects and implications for planning and development within amenity-rich...

Author(s)
Williams, P. W.; Gill, A. M.; Zukiwsky, J. M.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644608)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Research requirements of an ecosystem approach to fisheries.

In recent years, there has been considerable discussion within the international scientific and ocean policy community on an ecosystem approach to the integrated management (IM) of multiple ocean uses, and specifically its application to fisheries. Much of this discussion has focused on the...

Author(s)
O'Boyle, R.; Sinclair, M.; Worcester, T.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845934149)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
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Cover for Cultural survival and environmental degradation in the mountains of the Secwepemc.

This chapter describes amenity migration to the mountain area known to the Secwepemc as Skwelkwekwelt (British Columbia, Canada), and its environmental and socioeconomic impacts. The chapter gives an insight into the struggle of for cultural survival of an indigenous people, the Secwepemc,...

Author(s)
Billy, J. R.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9780851990842)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Seakayaking.

This chapter describes the structure of the seakayaking adventure sector and presents case studies from Canada, Norway, Alaska, Fiji, Australia, New Zealand, and Thailand. For each of the seven case studies, the place, operator, activity, equipment, accommodation, statistics, access, community,...

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

This chapter describes the structure of the wildlife adventure sector and presents case studies from Tanzania, Nepal, Uganda, Botswana, Canada and Russia. For each of the six case studies, the place, operator, activity, equipment, accommodation, statistics, access, community, experience,...

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

This chapter describes the heliski-and-snowboard adventure sector and presents case studies from India, Canada, and New Zealand. For each of the five case studies, the place, operator, activity, equipment, accommodation, statistics, access, community, experience, environment, safety and marketing...

Author(s)
Buckley, R.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845931223)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Ecological impacts of ecotourist visitation on macroalgal beds in Pacific Rim National Park Reserve.

This paper presents a case study on the effects of trampling by visitors on fucoid algae in the coastal environment of the Pacific Rim National Park Reserve (PRNPR), British Columbia, Canada. Trampling impacts in parks such as PRNPR are likely the most significant cause of impairment of intertidal...

Author(s)
Alessa, L.; Kliskey, A.; Robards, M.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851998107)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Environmental impacts of ecotourism.

This book with 25 chapters considers the environmental impacts of particular activities, viz., hiking and camping, off road vehicles and recreational boats, as well as impacts specific to certain ecosystems, e.g., marine environments, polar coasts, and mountain environments. It incorporates reviews ...

Author(s)
Buckley, R.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851998107)
Type
Book
CABI Book Info
Cover for Public concerns, environmental standards and agricultural trade.

This book reviews issues about the quality of the environment in relation to agriculture, and relates them to agricultural trade and competition. It focuses primarily on the key environmental and human-health issues (e.g., pollution from agriculture, the quality of landscapes, animal welfare, and...

Author(s)
Brouwer, F.; Ervin, D. E.
ISBN
2002 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851995861)
Type
Book
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Cover for Canada.

This chapter examines the relationship between agricultural production and the protection of environmental values in Canada. It begins with an overview of the main features of agricultural production, trade, and domestic agricultural policies. It then presents an overview of the most important...

Author(s)
Fox, G.; Kidon, J.
ISBN
2002 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851995861)
Type
Book chapter

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