Research Completed

This section includes abstracts of completed and published research. This section encourages the submission of a wide range of research publication types from conference PowerPoint presentations to peer-reviewed journal articles and including publications in draft and in press.


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Environmental effects associated with snow grooming and skiing at Treble Cone Ski Field  (1999)

Fahey, B., Wardle, K. & Weir, P.

The effect of snow grooming on snow properties at Treble Cone Ski Field and possible impacts on plants and soil were investigated by Landcare Research, Lincoln, for the Department of Conservation in... read more

Public Perceptions of Outstanding Natural Landscapes in the Auckland Region  (2004)

Fairweather, J. R. & Swaffield, S. R.

There are many planning and policy decisions relating to land management that require some level of input from the public. One such area is public perception of the natural character of the... read more

Visitors’ and Locals’Experiences of Westland, New Zealand  (2001)

Fairweather, J. R., Newton, B., Swaffield, S. R. & Simmons, D. G.

The objective of this study was to develop an understanding of visitors’ and locals’ experiences of the Westland landscape and infrastructure. The interest in landscape experience... read more

Understanding Visitors’ Experiences in Kaikoura Using Photographs of Landscapes and Q Method  (1998)

Fairweather, J. R., Swaffield, S. R. & Simmons, D. G.

The primary objective of this study was to develop an understanding of visitors’ experiences of the Kaikoura landscape using photographs of landscape and Q method. The study was based on... read more

Understanding public conservation awareness within the Waikato Conservancy, New Zealand  (2007)

Fitchman, J.

This report presents results of a telephone survey of 303 people, drawn randomly from within the geographic boundaries of the Waikato Conservancy of the Department of Conservation (DOC), on their... read more

Public attitudes towards invasive animals and their impacts  (2007)

Fitzgerald, G., Fitzgerald, N. & Davidson, C.

This project in the Detection and Prevention Program of the Invasive Animals Cooperative Research Centre (IACRC) identifies and reviews the research literature on public attitudes towards, and... read more

Maximizing work integrated learning experiences through identifying graduate competencies for employability: a case study of sport studies in higher education  (2008)

Fleming, J., Martin, A. J., Hughes, H. & Zinn, C.

Cooperative education, practicum or work integrated learning (WIL) experiences aim to develop appropriate competencies that enhance employability. The purpose of this study was to identify employers... read more

Hunting pressure, deer populations, and vegetation impacts in the Kaimanawa Recreational Hunting Area  (1997)

Fraser, K.W. & Speedy, J. C.

The relationships between recreational hunting pressure, indices of deer density and “condition” (= skeletal size), and two measures of deer impacts on vegetation (browse indices and... read more

The effect of recreational hunters on deer populations in Pureora Conservation Park  (1996)

Fraser, K.W.

Manaaki Whenua – Landcare Research investigated recreational hunting and red deer population dynamics in Pureora Conservation Park (Pureora CP) for the Department of Conservation. The principal... read more

Status and conservation role of recreational hunting on conservation land  (2000)

Fraser, K.W.

Recreational deer hunting and impacts on the deer populations on conservation land administered by the Department of Conservation (DOC) are compared with commercial hunting. Recreational hunting... read more

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