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Published: 07 July 2022
The Seismic Record (2022) 2 (3): 156–166.
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Published: 17 September 2019
Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology (2020) 53 (2): 276–282.
... environment, where an anthropogenically altered geological and hydrogeological environment is used for the needs of tourism. 09 08 2018 25 06 2019 26 06 2019 © 2019 The Author(s). Published by The Geological Society of London. All rights reserved 2019 © 2019 The Author(s) A boat...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2018
DOI: 10.1144/SP466.17
EISBN: 9781786203786
... is also widely used in the Middle East, China, North America, and northern and eastern Africa and is of crucial importance for the sustainable development of tourism and the economy. Karst aquifers currently supply c. 10% of the global population with drinking water and, in some zones, they are the only...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2018
DOI: 10.1144/SP466.14
EISBN: 9781786203786
... and meteorological surveys on the surface. Monitoring of the microclimate of the caves focuses on measuring the effects of tourism and monitoring the levels of radon, with the aim of the ensuring the safety of the park’s employees. Ensuring a favourable status for the underground habitats and species is laid down...
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Journal Article
Published: 25 January 2017
Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology (2017) 50 (1): 53–59.
...-tourism: few case studies of subsidence influence on historical churches in Ostrava–Karvina District (Czech Republic) . Environmental Earth Sciences , 75 , https://doi.org/10.1007/s12665-015-4993-3 Leventhal , A. R. & De Ambrosis , L. P. 1985 . Waste disposal in coal mining...
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Journal Article
Published: 28 September 2016
Proceedings of the Yorkshire Geological Society (2016) 61 (2): 134–147.
... source of art objects, a refuge for travellers, soldiers and outcasts, and an invaluable resource towards the discovery of the everyday life, customs and beliefs in a civilization that lasted >3000 years (e.g. Romer 1984 ), the West Bank has become a destination of massive tourism. Each...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1144/SP417.15
EISBN: 9781862397125
... of the development of tourism in aesthetically attractive landscapes, this introductory paper seeks to provide that essential background; its time frame reflects major political, social, cultural and scientific events in Britain and Europe (Fig. 2 ) and the countries over which they had influence elsewhere...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1144/SP417.1
EISBN: 9781862397125
...Abstract Abstract This chapter explores people’s experience of the physical landscape in Scotland from the perspective of parallel developments in geological science, landscape aesthetics and tourism since the middle of the eighteenth century. It begins with tourism of awe, inspired...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1144/SP417.9
EISBN: 9781862397125
... With the development of tourism came the tourist guidebook written for the use of visitors seeking to experience beautiful, sublime and picturesque scenery. It was in Britain and Germany that these travellers’ tools were invented ( Sillitoe 1995 ), with geological field guides following soon after...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1144/SP417.4
EISBN: 9781862397125
... of Gerolstein (now the centre of the Vulkaneifel European Geopark) in the heart of the Eifel and their base for three weeks of dedicated geological sketching and (geo)tourism. The crater lakes and rock formations sketched by von Guérard are today key features of the Geopark. Although tourism on the Rhine...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1144/SP417.14
EISBN: 9781862397125
...Abstract Abstract The first evidence of tourism on the Dutch coast can be found in drawings and etchings from the end of the sixteenth century. In this period Holland developed into one of the most urbanized regions of Europe. The interest in landscape originated in the towns. The first scenes...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1144/SP417.12
EISBN: 9781862397125
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1144/SP417.6
EISBN: 9781862397125
... and fieldwork This chapter examines the development and influence on landscape (geo)tourism of two local natural history societies between the 1850s and 1950s. Inevitably, with voluminous material available for study and comment, it is necessary to confine analysis to the detail that best underpins...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1144/SP417.7
EISBN: 9781862397125
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1144/SP417.13
EISBN: 9781862397125
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1144/SP417.3
EISBN: 9781862397125
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1144/SP417.8
EISBN: 9781862397125
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1144/SP417.11
EISBN: 9781862397125
...; the boundless ocean, … will prove as interesting to the reader as they have been to the writer’. It is now clear that we are entering an era in which the tourist needs to be encouraged by some purple prose! The arrival of the railway and modern tourism Fig. 4. Philip Michell’s 1841 lithograph...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1144/SP417.10
EISBN: 9781862397125
... After World War II, a populist form of tourism replaced that of the crowned heads. During the 1970s, safety measures for tourist activities were strengthened and the authorities first prohibited the navigation and then actual physical access to the gorge. Gradually, the site and its access sank...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1144/SP417.2
EISBN: 9781862397125
... landscapes is not new however, and dates back to the end of the eighteenth century. Two areas within the Sudetes are cradles of local nature-based tourism. These are the granite massif of the Karkonosze in the west and the sandstone stepped plateau of Broumov Highland and Stołowe Mountains in the central...
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