Forest tourism and recreation : case studies in environmental management /

The demand for ecotourism and outdoor recreation is increasing and the pressures on land use are becoming more obvious. A large part of the experience of ecotourism and recreational landscape depends on the maintenance of forested land. Effective management of tourism and recreation in forests can p...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Font, Xavier (Editor), Tribe, John (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Wallingford, Oxfordshire, UK : CABI, 2000.
Online Access:Connect to the full text of this electronic book
Table of Contents:
  • Recreation, Conservation and Timber Production : a Sustainable Relationship? / Xavier Font and John Tribe
  • The Survival of a Forest Fragment : Bukit Timah Nature Reserve, Singapore / Joan C. Henderson
  • Competing Interests on a Former Military Training Area : a Case from Estonia / Mart Reimann and Hannes Palang
  • Hypotheses about Recreational Congestion : Tests in the Forest of Dean (England) and Wider Management Implications / Colin Price and T.W. Mark Chambers
  • Balancing Tourism and Wilderness Qualities in New Zealand's Native Forests / Geoffrey Kearsley
  • A Review of Ecology and Camping Requirements in the Ancient Woodlands of the New Forest, England / David Johnson and Angela Clark
  • Ecotourism on the Edge : the Case of Corcovado National Park, Costa Rica / Claudio Minca and Marco Linda
  • Ecotourism in Tropical Rainforests : an Environmental Management Option for Threatened Resources? / Simon Evans
  • Wilderness Management in the Forests of New Zealand : Historical Development and Contemporary Issues in Environmental Management / C. Michael Hall and James Higham
  • From Wasteland to Woodland to 'Little Switzerland' : Environmental and Recreational Management in Place, Culture and Time / Paul Cloke and Owain Jones
  • Forest Tourism : Putting Policy into Practice in the Forestry Commission / Richard Broadhurst and Paddy Harrop
  • Recreation, Forestry and Environmental Management : The Haliburton Forest and Wildlife Reserve, Ontario, Canada / L. Anders Sandberg and Christopher Midgley
  • Writing an Environmental Plan for the Community Forest of Mercia, England / Graham Hunt
  • Forest Tourism and Recreation in Nepal / Trevor H.B. Sofield
  • Planning for the Compatibility of Recreation and Forestry : Recent Developments in Woodland Management Planning within the National Trust / David Russell
  • Beyond Carrying Capacity : Introducing a Model to Monitor and Manage Visitor Activity in Forests / Simon McArthur
  • Implementing Environmental Management Systems in Forest Tourism : the Case of Center Parcs / Barry Collins.