Environmental Impacts of Mountaineering: A Conceptual Framework

  title={Environmental Impacts of Mountaineering: A Conceptual Framework},
  author={Michal Apollo},
  journal={Environmental Impacts of Mountaineering},
  • Michal Apollo
  • Published 2021
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Impacts of Mountaineering
This book investigates the consequences of mountaineering (hiking, trekking, climbing) on the natural environment. These consequences are divided into three groups: (1) transformations caused by the mountaineer’s, or other people’s, stay in a mountaineering region; (2) transformations caused by the mountaineer’s travel (movement) through a mountaineering region, with the consideration of the ground type (rock, rock and grass, grass, residual soil, snow, ice), and (3) transformations caused by… 
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