Climate change vulnerability of the US Northeast winter recreation– tourism sector

@article{Scott2008ClimateCV,
  title={Climate change vulnerability of the US Northeast winter recreation– tourism sector},
  author={Daniel Scott and Jackie Dawson and Brenda Jones},
  journal={Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change},
  year={2008},
  volume={13},
  pages={577-596}
}
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