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Tourism booms as the Arctic melts. A critical approach of polar tourism
Language: en
Pages: 15
Authors: Undine Handorf
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-04 - Publisher: GRIN Verlag

Seminar paper from the year 2011 in the subject Tourism, grade: 1,2, , language: English, abstract: Wild bears, double‐digit minus degrees and no comfortable luxury hotel within the range of vision‐ Polar Regions may not look like typical mass tourism destinations. But in fact – they are! For many years,
Climate Change and the White World
Language: en
Pages: 238
Authors: Prem Shankar Goel, Rasik Ravindra, Sulagna Chattopadhyay
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-14 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book showcases the results of studies pertaining to climate changes in the Polar Regions - Arctic-Antarctic-Himalaya. It discusses the significant variations due to thinning of sea ice in the Arctic, insights on the first Indian Arctic multi-sensor mooring (IndARC), political context of major geological and tectonic features of Arctic
Climate Change in the Polar Regions
Language: en
Pages: 434
Authors: John Turner, Gareth J. Marshall
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-05-12 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Comprehensive, up-to-date account of polar climate change over the last one million years for researchers and advanced students in polar science.
Tourism and Change in Polar Regions
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Michael C. Hall, Jarkko Saarinen, Professor and Head of the Centre for Tourism C Michael Hall, Prof
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-07-15 - Publisher: Routledge

Tourism is seen as one of the few economic opportunities in these regions but at the same time the polar regions are being opened up to tourism development they are being affected by a number of new factors that are interconnected to travel and tourism: climate change; landscape and species
Climate Change in the Arctic
Language: en
Pages: 366
Authors: Neloy Khare
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-04-08 - Publisher: CRC Press

The Arctic, in the polar region, the northernmost part of Earth, is the hotspot for climate change assessments and the sensitive barometer of global climate variability. This book includes the scientific observations in the Arctic region’s climate and the results obtained by scientists at the Indian Arctic station Himadri over