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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1991)

Document title

Tourism development on the north Yucatan coast : human response to shoreline erosion and hurricanes in Caribbean hurricanes.

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

MEYER-ARENDT K. J. ;

Abstract

It is the aim of this paper to present a brief background of human occupation of the fragile coastal environment of north Yucatan, in particular the impact of tourism development. Both the physical and cultural landscapes of the N Yucatan coast are distinct from those of the E coast of Yucatan, and this may explain differences in both the impacts of and recovery rates from Hurricane Gilbert

Source

Article of periodic

published at : GeoJournal / ISSN 0343-2521 / CODEN GEOJDQ

Editor : Springer, Heidelberg - ALLEMAGNE (1977)

Millesime : 1991, vol. 23, no4 [pp. 327-336]

Bibliographic references : 26 réf.

Language

Anglais

INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 17887

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