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How Can Tourism Research Benefit from Multi-Disciplinary Assessmesnts of Climate Change? Lessons from the U.S. Southwest | CLIMAS

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How Can Tourism Research Benefit from Multi-Disciplinary Assessmesnts of Climate Change? Lessons from the U.S. Southwest

TitleHow Can Tourism Research Benefit from Multi-Disciplinary Assessmesnts of Climate Change? Lessons from the U.S. Southwest
Publication TypeBook Chapter
Year of Publication2007
AuthorsMorehouse, B, Frisvold, G, Bark-Hodgins, R
EditorMatzarakis, A, de Freitas, CR, Scott, D
Book TitleDevelopments in Tourism Climatology
Pagination274-281
KeywordsU.S. Southwest, skiing, national parks, water-based recreation, fire management
Abstract

This study reports on Climate Assessment Project for the Southwest (CLIMAS) research on climate and nature-based tourism and recreation. Three case studies – of the ski industry, national park recreation, and wildfire management – illustrate different ways of using climate data for tourism research.

URLhttp://www.mif.uni-freiburg.de/isb/ws3/report/dTcl_2007_morehouseetal.pdf