Chapter 34. Framing and Researching the Impacts of Visitation and use in Protected Areas

  1. Nigel E. Stork Chair Head Associate Dean CEO Director Member3 and
  2. Stephen M. Turton Executive Director Associate Professor Director Councillor4
  1. Joseph Reser1,† and
  2. Joan Bentrupperbäumer2,‡

Published Online: 2 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444300321.ch34

Living in a Dynamic Tropical Forest Landscape

Living in a Dynamic Tropical Forest Landscape

How to Cite

Reser, J. and Bentrupperbäumer, J. (2008) Framing and Researching the Impacts of Visitation and use in Protected Areas, in Living in a Dynamic Tropical Forest Landscape (eds N. E. Stork and S. M. Turton), Blackwell Publishing, Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444300321.ch34

Editor Information

  1. 3

    School of Resource Management and Geography, Faculty of Land and Food Resources, University of Melborne, Burnley Campus, Richmond, Victoria, Australia

  2. 4

    Australian Tropical Forest Institute, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, James Cook University, Cairns, Queensland, Australia

Author Information

  1. 1

    School of Psychology, Griffith University, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia

  2. 2

    School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, James Cook University, Cairns, Queensland, Australia

  1. The authors were participants of Cooperative Research Centre for Tropical Ecology and Management

  2. The authors were participants of Cooperative Research Centre for Tropical Ecology and Management

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 FEB 2009
  2. Published Print: 23 APR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405156431

Online ISBN: 9781444300321

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Keywords:

  • impacts of visitation and use in protected areas;
  • catchment communities in the WTWHA catchment;
  • environmental psychological approach;
  • WTWHA research initiative;
  • transactional framework;
  • transactional model of physical and psychosocial environmental impacts;
  • EIA, SIA, PSIA and transactional EIA

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Understanding the nature and quality of human transactions in natural and human-designed settings

  • A more environmental psychological approach

  • A transactional framework

  • EIA, SIA, PSIA and transactional EIA

  • How does taking a more transactional and environmental psychological approach change things?

  • Summary

  • Acknowledgement

  • References