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An assessment of the whitewater recreational values of West Coast rivers: whitewater kayaking
(Lincoln University. Department of Social Science, Parks, Recreation, Tourism and Sport., 2011-01)
This report describes a data resource for decision makers in areas of the West Coast where whitewater kayaking occurs. The resource contains: • River trip reports for 31 rivers. These reports cover logistics; descriptions ...
Weather, climate and tourism: a New Zealand perspective
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Environment, Society and Design., 2010)
In the summer of 2009/10 Lincoln University researchers surveyed 436 international tourists to find out how the weather and climate affects their travel in New Zealand. This document presents a selection of data collected ...
Advancing an integrated leisure research strategy for New Zealand: an analysis of the perceived research needs and priorities of stakeholders in the arts, outdoor recreation, sport and community recreation sectors
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Environment, Society and Design, 2010-10)
This report describes a programme of research that seeks to advance the development of an integrated leisure research strategy for New Zealand. The research aims to assess current research utilisation and demand for an ...
Perceptions of conservation and the Department of Conservation: interim findings from the 2008 Environmental Perceptions Survey
(Lincoln University. Environment Society and Design Division, 2008-06)
Recreational game hunting: motivations, satisfactions and participation
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Environment, Society and Design, 2010-06)
New Zealand recreational hunting management is on the cusp of major change with the possibility of the New Zealand Game Animal Council (NZGAC) gaining responsibility for managing hunting on much of the public estate. In ...
Environmental values of the state highway corridor: a West Coast case study survey of stakeholders
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Environment, Society and Design., 2010-05)
This report presents the results of a field investigation into the environmental values and landscape preferences of key stakeholders in relation to the management of the roadside corridor of the State Highway system. The ...
Environmental attitudes and fuel saving behaviour by KEA campers customers: final report of a survey (June - November 2008)
(Lincoln University. Environment Society and Design Division, 2008-12)
The environmental concern of campervan tourists in New Zealand was analysed in two surveys, 2007 and 2008. The 2008 also investigated tourists’ responses to increasing fuel prices and changes they make to their travel ...
Hey! What's your footprint?
(Lincoln University. Environment Society and Design Division, 2008-11)
Ecological footprint calculators are an effective communication and educational tool to measure the impact of humanity on our planet (Barrett et al., 2004). This project’s aim was to design and then trial a footprint tool ...
Managing energy use in tourism businesses - survey results
(Lincoln University. Environment Society and Design Division, 2008-08)
In partnership with the Tourism Industry Association an online survey was sent via email to all members recorded in the TIA database. As part of a three-year project on Tourism & Oil, the responses of tourism businesses ...
Tourists and the weather
In the summer season of 2009/10, 436 international visitors were surveyed to gain a better understanding of how they currently use climate and weather information and what could be done to enhance their experience by ...