Natural Area Tourism: Ecology, Impacts, and Management
The book covers all facets of tourism in natural areas. The book is underpinned by a strong foundation of environmental understanding. It then describes the range of impacts, which occur when tourism takes place in the natural environment and illustrates how managers can plan, develop and appropriately manage tourism developments in natural areas. Finally, the book addresses ongoing management concerns such as monitoring environmental change and the need to introduce appropriate management strategies.
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The biologically important freshwater component for land organisms is only a very small percentage of the total and its distribution on earth is not even . Water movement through an ecosystem is driven by solar energy through the ...
Box 2.2 Relation of organisms to their environment : habitat and niche Habitat is the geographically located physical environment in which a species occurs . Occurring at various scales , habitats can be restricted areas such as a pool ...
A disturbance corridor such as a road can act as a filter , thus preventing organisms moving from one patch to another . Conversely , the same road could act as a conduit for and source of organisms , allowing movement along the ...
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The Ecological Perspective
Coral reef ecosystems
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