Essays about: "Impact of tourism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 109 essays containing the words Impact of tourism.

  1. 1. The Po Delta Biosphere Reserve: Management challenges and priorities deriving from anthropogenic pressure and sea level rise

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Damiano Vesentini; [2019]
    Keywords : geography; GIS; environmental pressure; water quality; nutrient accumulation; rising sea level; climate change; value for conservation; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The Po Delta Biosphere Reserve is located in Northern Italy and has attained recognition by UNESCO in 2015 due to its unique natural and cultural value. The reserve covers an area of approximately 140 000 hectares, supporting a human population of 118 000, as well as a complex mosaic of ecosystems, which are found in this transitional waters landscape. READ MORE

  2. 2. Volunteer Tourism : How the public opinion has changed and how Post-development ideas are shaping the discourse on volunteer tourism

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Sabina Bäck; [2018]
    Keywords : Volunteer tourism; Post-development theory; power dynamics; altruism; The Huffington post; The Guardian; The Telegraph; The New York Times;

    Abstract : Volunteer tourism is a globally, popular and well-known field in which anyone may participate. During recent years the industry has increasingly received some criticism, in contrast to the otherwise quite commonly positive view of it. READ MORE

  3. 3. Towards reducing food waste in a hotel breakfast buffet : A case study of Profil Hotels Calmar Stadshotell

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Janina Selin; [2018]
    Keywords : Tourism; breakfast buffets; Social Practice Theory; Food Waste; sustainable development;

    Abstract : Food waste is a major environmental issue. It takes electricity, water, and energy to produce food, to store it, to refrigerate it, to transport it and to prepare it. If for some reason the food is then not consumed, it goes to landfill, where it produces greenhouse gases. READ MORE

  4. 4. Presence and Quality of Catch and Release Information and Guidelines on Fishing Tourism Operators' Websites in Sweden

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Jody Raditya Hanindyawan Handoko; [2018]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Recreational Fisheries; Catch-and-Release; Fishing Tourism Operators; Website; Sweden;

    Abstract : Abstract: Recreational fishing is one of popular outdoor activities and a growing business in Sweden. However, preceding researches had shown that recreational fisheries may contribute to overfishing as much as commercial fisheries. READ MORE

  5. 5. Youth Tourism : – Impacts on places from a consumer perspective

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Elin Blomgren; Sofie Ljungström; [2018]
    Keywords : Youth tourism; youth travellers; impacts; tourism impacts; place; place identity; place attachment; Social Exchange Theory; Triple Bottom Line;

    Abstract : Although youth tourism is an increasingly relevant subject little research have been done regarding the segment’s own perception of their impacts. A consumer perspective was assumed to examine in what ways youth tourism impact places. This study adopts a deductive approach reviewing existing literature regarding youth tourism, impact and place. READ MORE