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Carrying capacity in recreation settings

by Byron Bruce Shelby

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Published by Oregon State University Press in Carvallis, Or .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Recreation areas -- Public use -- United States,
    • Recreation areas -- United States -- Management,
    • Recreational surveys -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBo Shelby and Thomas A. Heberlein.
      ContributionsHeberlein, Thomas A., 1945-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV53 .S47 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 164 p. :
      Number of Pages164
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2715393M
      ISBN 100870713477
      LC Control Number86008428
      OCLC/WorldCa13426024

        Goals / Objectives The purpose of this study is to further extend the concept of carrying capacity to parks and related forest recreation areas. In particular, the study will address all three of the primary steps in carrying capacity-related management-by-objectives frameworks: 1) identify indicators and standards of quality 2) monitor indicator variables, and 3) apply management practices to. Carrying Capacity in Recreation Management The use an area can tolerate without unacceptable change (Hendee, et al. ) Types Physical - Biological Social - Psychological Physical - Biological Describe the amount and kind of use an ecosystem can sustain Without undue evidence of unnatural impact Social - Psychological Dimension Levels and concentrations of human use an area can accommodate.

      UNESCO – EOLSS SAMPLE CHAPTERS INTRODUCTION TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT – Carrying Capacity and Sustainability: Waking Malthus Ghost - William E. Rees ©Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS) Biologists Paul Ehrlich and John File Size: KB. Her research interests focus on the special bonds humans form with natural places, social carrying capacity of recreation settings and beneficial outcomes of recreation. She also studies visitor impacts, experience and management at natural and cultural resource settings such as parks, protected areas, and cultural monuments.

        Abstract. This chapter is divided into four sections. In the first section, the carrying capacity literature is reviewed. In the second section, quality-of-life research in general and as it pertains to residents of island destinations, especially those that are dependent on tourism, is by: Carrying capacity, environmentally speaking, refers to the size of a population that can live indefinitely in an environment without doing that environment any harm. Once a carrying capacity is determined, it can be used as a helpful tool to make important decisions, but calculating carrying capacity is more complex than one might Size: KB.


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Carrying capacity in recreation settings by Byron Bruce Shelby Download PDF EPUB FB2

Carrying Capacity in Recreation Settings applies research to management by using hard data to solve real problems. The authors note the shortcomings of previous attempts to solve the problem of carrying capacity, and give details of their own method of doing so, illustrated with real-life applications in diverse recreation settings.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Shelby, Byron Bruce, Carrying capacity in recreation settings. Corvallis, Or.: Oregon State University Press, © Carrying capacity in recreational settings: Evolution, appraisal, and application Article (PDF Available) in Leisure Sciences 6(4) January with 1, Reads How we measure 'reads'.

A model is developed for carrying capacity management and research based on indepth case studies at 6 different locations in the USA.

Previous work on carrying capacity is Carrying capacity in recreation settings book and literature is selectively reviewed. The first chapter presents the problems, develops the model, and provides an overview of the rest of the book.

Succeeding chapters cover relevant literature; crowding and Cited by: "Parks and Carrying Capacity demonstrates how applied social science can inform national park and protected area managment. Forging a strong link between academy and practice is increasingly important given the need for rigorous methodologies to analyze problems, identify management responses, and evaluate their by: The major points on social carrying capacity relevant to the management of the Marine Park are as follows: Social carrying capacity for the Marine Park will not be effectively established simply by setting visitor limits at recreation settings.

A program to establish social carrying capacity must. The major points on social carrying capacity relevant to the management of the Marine Park are as follows: Social carrying capacity for the Marine Park will not be effectively established simply by setting visitor limits at recreation settings.

A program to establish social carrying capacity must include: (1) research about recreationist. Carrying Capacity in Recreation Settings by Thomas A. Heberlein, Byron B. Shelby and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Besides, although the term carrying capacity suggests that the number of users is the main concern, the carrying capacity is also a function of other use conditions, such as a type of use, timing.

The carrying capacity of a biological species in an environment is the maximum population size of the species that the environment can sustain indefinitely, given the food, habitat, water, and other necessities available in the environment.

In population biology, carrying capacity is defined as the environment's maximal load, which is different from the concept of population equilibrium. Carrying Capacity in Recreation Settings. Table of Contents. Introduction. Recreational Carrying Capacity Contact Preference Standards.

Moving Ahead with Carrying Capacity Research. The Next Step: Allocating Use. Appendix 1. Measurement for Capacity Studies.

Appendix 2. Setting up Carrying Capacity Studies Book Order: Carrying capacity has obvious parallels and intuitive appeal in the field of parks and outdoor recreation.

However, the first rigorous applications of carrying capacity to outdoor recreation did not occur until the s. These initial scientific applications of carrying capacity suggested the concept was more complex in this new management.

experiential quality is often discussed in terms of carrying capacity (Manning ). Origi - nating in the study of biological habitat and range management, carrying capacity’s applica-bility to parks and outdoor recreation has been widely recognized and investigated (Wagar ; Whittaker et al.

INT Publication #, Carrying-Capacity Of Recreational Settings. State of California, The Resources Agency, Department of Water Resources. Recreation Carrying Capacity- Final, R-8, Oroville Facilities Relicensing. FERC Project No. Tennessee Valley Authority ().

Parks and Carrying Capacity: Commons Without Tragedy - Kindle edition by Manning, Robert E. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Parks and Carrying Capacity: Commons Without Tragedy/5(4). At a Glance A classic approach to determining optimum levels of recreation use has been the development of “recreational carrying capacities.” The U.S.

Department of the Interior (DOI) (under which the National Park Service, Bureau of Land Management, and the Fish and Wildlife Service operate) took the lead in this task. Carrying Capacity in Recreation Settings 作者: Shelby, Bo/ Heberlein, Thomas A. 出版社: Univ of Arizona Pr 出版年: 页数: 定价: $ 装帧: Pap ISBN: Carrying capacity, the average population density or population size of a species below which its numbers tend to increase and above which its numbers tend to decrease because of shortages of resources.

The carrying capacity is different for each species in a habitat because of that species’ particular food, shelter, and social requirements. Goals / Objectives The purpose of this study is to extend application of carrying capacity to parks and related forest recreation areas through research on indicators and standards of quality for outdoor recreation.

Specific research objectives are to 1) develop indicators and standards of quality for a variety of park and forest recreation areas, 2) extend the application of indicators and.

Phase A: "Defining Tourism Carrying Capacity in the European context". It included the following tasks: T1. Analysis of various scientific approaches and methodologies developed to define Tourism Carrying Capacity (i.e.

methodologies developed by WTO-the World Tourism Organization, UNEP/MAP/PAP-Priority Actions Programme) Size: KB.

THE CARRYING CAPACITY CONCEPT Few to~ics in recreation management are discussed is widely or as loudly U as carrying capacity. The term is a perfect, example of conventional wisdom: everyone talks about managing our recreation iesources within their carrying capacity; but when you get to specifics-how many.what kinds, when.A procedure for assessing recreational carrying capacity of coastal resort areas.

Landscape Urban Plann., Increased recreational pressure in coastal areas adjacent to resort towns has in many areas resulted in degradation of the resource and a Cited by: recreation carrying capacity for each recreation place were assessed.

This process is described in detail below. A. Existing Conditions To determine existing conditions and calculate recreation carrying capacity for this analysis both the ROS1 and recreation place2 databases were reviewed and updated in the Geographic Information System (GIS).File Size: 3MB.