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Main Title A Method to quantify environmental indicators of selected leisure activities in the United States /
CORP Author Abt Associates, Inc., Cambridge, MA.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Policy, Economics, and Innovation.
Publisher Office of Policy, Economics, and Innovation, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,
Year Published 2000
Report Number EPA-231-R-00-001
Stock Number PB2002-105259
OCLC Number 47522647
Subjects Tourism--Environmental aspects--United States. ; Outdoor recreation--Environmental aspects--United States. ; Ecotourism--United States. ; Environmental impact ; Leisure activities ; Recreational facilities ; Environmental issues ; US EPA ; Economic indicators ; Input output models ; Sustainability
Additional Subjects Environmental impact ; Leisure activities ; Recreational facilities ; Tourism ; Environmental issues ; US EPA ; Economic indicators ; Input output models ; Sustainability
Internet Access
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http://nepis.epa.gov/Exe/ZyPDF.cgi?Dockey=40000O6P.PDF
Holdings
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EHAD  EPA/231-R-00-001 Region 1 Library/Boston,MA 09/21/2001
EKAD  ######## Region 4 Library/Atlanta,GA 08/10/2001
NTIS  PB2002-105259 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 01/01/1988
Collation vii, 92 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Abstract
The purpose of this report is to establish a foundation of knowledge to help understand the environmental impacts of selected leisure activities. EPA intends to stimulate dialogue and generate interest in the environmental issues surrounding these activities. The report starts by describing what is meant by tourism and recreation, followed by brief descriptions of potential environmental impacts, then a description of the methodology developed to represent some of the environmental impacts, and finally a presentation of some preliminary findings using this methodology.
Notes
"December 2000"--Cover. Shipping list no.: 2001-0356-M. Includes bibliographical references (pages 62-68). "EPA-231-R-00-001"--Cover. Microfiche.