Parks, Recreation & Tourism: Web Resources

Web Resources

Starting Points

Human Kinetics http://www.humankinetics.com/
One of the premiere publishers of exercise and sports related information in book, journal, and Web format.

Island Press

Leisuretourism.com
From CABI Publishing

Sagamore Publishing

Associations

Academy of Leisure Sciences

American Hotel and Lodging Association

 American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute

American Therapeutic Recreation Association

American Trails

Appalachian Mountain Club

Association for Experiential Education

European Association of Sport Management

George Wright Society

International Ecotourism Society (TIES) /

Leave No Trace http://www.lnt.org/

National Alliance For Youth Sports http://www.nays.org

National Council for Therapeutic Recreation Certification ® (NCTRC ®) http://www.nctrc.org/

National Recreation and Park Association http://www.nrpa.org/

National Sporting Goods Association http://www.nsga.org/

North American Society for Sport Management

Outdoor Education Australia

Outdoor Industry Association

Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) http://www.pata.org/

Resort and Commercial Recreation Association

Society of Outdoor Recreation Professionals (formerly NARRP)

Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance http://www.suwa.org/

Sports & Fitness Industry Association (Formerly known as Sporting Goods Manufacturer's Association (SGMA)
  
Travel and Tourism Research Association http://www.ttra.com/

World Leisure and Recreation Association http://www.worldleisure.org/

World Tourism Organization (WTO)

World Travel and Tourism Council

 

Federal Agencies

Recreation.gov http://www.recreation.gov/

Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) http://www.tva.gov/

Tourism Industries Office http://tinet.ita.doc.gov/

United States Department of the Interior http://www.doi.gov/

US Army Corps of Engineers http://www.usace.army.mil/

USDA Forest Service http://www.fs.fed.us/

 

Utah

Governor's Office of Planning and Budget http://governor.utah.gov/gopb/publications.html

Ski Utah http://www.skiutah.com/

State of Utah Department of Natural Resources 

Utah Avalanche Center https://utahavalanchecenter.org/

 Utah Division of Travel Development http://www.utah.org/travel/index.html


Utah Sports Commission http://www.utahsportscommission.com/

 

Web Links

Bibliography of Economic Impacts of Parks, Recreation and Tourism http://www.msu.edu/user/changwe4/bibli.htm

Sustainable Development Department, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations http://www.fao.org/sd/index_en.htm

H. John Heinz III Center for Science, Economics and the Environment

International Council on Monuments and Sites http://www.international.icomos.org/

National Center on Accessibility http://www.ncaonline.org

National Outdoor Leadership School http://www.nols.edu/

World Resource Institute http://www.wri.org/index.html

 

Old Links ( Archived or Out of Date)


Natural Resources Research Information Pages (NRRIPS) http://www4.ncsu.edu/~leung/nrrips.html

Tourism Research Links by René Waksberg http://www.waksberg.com/

National Therapeutic Recreation Society (NTRS) http://www.nrpa.org/content/default.aspx?documentId=530

Utah Ski Database October 2002 http://www.governor.state.ut.us/dea/Publications/USD.PDF
 

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