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Title Water policy, tourism, and recreation : lessons from Australia / edited By Lin Crase and Suzanne O'Keefe
Published Abingdon, Oxon ; New York : RFF Press, ©2011
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 221 pages) : illustrations
Series The RFF press water policy series
RFF Press water policy series
Contents Part I: Context, Values and Trade-offs: 1. The policy landscape and challenges for tourism and recreation in Australia / Lin Craw, Sue O'Keefe and David Simmons -- 2. The environmental status of Australia's Rivers: a production systems perspective / Simon Hone -- 3. Challenges of estimating the value of tourism and recreation in the Murray-Darling basin / Darla Hatton MacDonald [and others] -- 4. Access to inland waters for tourism: ecosystem services and trade-offs / Pierre Horwitz and May Carter -- II: Property Rights and Institutional Arrangements: 5. Why rights matter / Lin Crase and Ben Gawne -- 6. Institutional considerations for collaborative behavior in tourism and recreation / Brian Dollery and Sue O'Keefe -- 7. Collaborating and coordinating disparate interests: lessons from water trusts / Sue O'Keefe and Brian Dollery -- Part III: Practical Challenges and Policy Formulation: 8. The Swann River: look but do not touch / Fiona Haslam McKenzie -- 9. Recreational access to urban water supplies / Michal Hughes and Colin Ingram -- 10. Cases in policy suasion and influence: the boating industry / Sue O'Keefe and Glen Jones -- 11. Science, policy and knowledge: is there a better way for the tourism and recreation sector? / Ronlyn Duncan -- Part IV: Tourist and Urban Water and Lessons for the Future: 12. The use of potable water by tourists: accounting for behavioural differences / Bethany Cooper -- 13. Water pricing: water restrictions and tourism water demand / Lin Crase and Bethany Cooper -- 14. Lessons for the tourism and recreation sector and directions for future research / Sue O'Keefe and Lin Crase
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Tourism -- Environmental aspects -- Australia
Water -- Government policy -- Australia
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Real Estate -- General.
Tourism -- Environmental aspects.
Water -- Government policy.
Form Electronic book
Author Crase, Lin
O'Keefe, Suzanne
ISBN 1136469095