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Finnish Forest Research Institute
2nd October, 2003


The Second International Conference on
Monitoring and Management of Visitor Flows in Recreational and Protected Areas
June 16-20, 2004 Rovaniemi, Finland

The Second MMV -conference welcomes recreation researchers and scholars as well as practitioners and managers of recreational and protected areas. Participants are invited to share their experiences and know-how of the information basis for monitoring and management of visitor flows in recreational and protected areas. The conference provides a forum for research presentations and constructive discussions on managerial policies, problems, practices and solutions regarding issues related to monitoring and management of visitor flows. A special interest is focused on management of international visitors and nature tourists.

Keynote speakers
Dr. David Cole, USA
prof. David Fennell, Canada
Dr. Rauno Väisänen, Finland

Call for papers
Deadline for submission of abstract November 30, 2003. Notification of acceptance is delivered by December 20, 2003. Submission of full manusript is February 28.

Contacts and information http://www.metla.fi/tapahtumat/2004/mmv2/index.htm

  • Abstracts and questions to conference secretary: Eija Virtanen, eija.virtanen@metla.fi

  • Program, sessions and worshops: Tuija Sievänen, tuija.sievanen@metla.fi

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