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    • Application of the DPSIR framework to the evaluation of the recreational and environmental conditions on estuarine beaches of the Amazon coast 

      de Sousa, Rosigleyse C.; Pereira, Luci Cajueiro Carneiro; Trindade, Wellington N.; da Costa, Rauquírio Marinho; Jiménez Quintana, José Antonio (2017-11)
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      The present study proposes a diagnosis of the conditions and impacts on estuarine beaches of the Amazonian coast based on the application of the DPSIR (Driving Forces, Pressures, State, Impact, Responses) model, which ...
    • Challenges of the recreational use of Amazon beaches 

      Cajueiro Carneiro Pereira, Luci; de Sousa-Felix, Rosigleyse Corrêa; da Costa, Rauquírio Marinho; Jiménez Quintana, José Antonio (2018-11)
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      The Amazon coast is characterized by a heterogeneous landscape, ranging from zones of intense urban development to sparsely-populated areas with little or no infrastructure or public services (Szlafstein, 2012). The most ...
    • Federal conservation units in the Brazilian amazon coastal zone: an adequate approach to control recreational activities? 

      Coelho Pessoa, Rubem Manoel; Jiménez Quintana, José Antonio; da Costa, Rauquírio Marinho; Cajueiro Carneiro Pereira, Luci (2019-08)
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      Coastal tourism usually is of enormous interest to local coastal communities due to its potential for the creation of jobs and the generation of income. Within this context, beaches are the main resource since they comprise ...
    • Influence of a drought event on hydrological characteristics of a small estuary on the Amazon mangrove coast 

      Pereira, Luci Cajueiro Carneiro; Costa, Adila K. R.; da Costa, Rauquírio Marinho; Magalhaes, Andre; Flores-Montes, Manuel J.; Jiménez Quintana, José Antonio (2018-05)
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      The effects of atypical climatic conditions, such as those of a drought event, are remarkably accentuated in minor estuaries filled with sediments and with reduced or sporadic freshwater input, where the salinity intrusion ...
    • Management of estuarine beaches on the Amazon coast though the application of recreational carrying capacity indices 

      de Sousa, Rosigleyse C.; Pereira, Luci Cajueiro Carneiro; da Costa, Rauquírio Marinho; Jiménez Quintana, José Antonio (2017-04)
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      The purpose of this paper is to determine the Recreational Carrying Capacity of three estuarine beaches (Colares, Marudá and Murubira) on the Amazon coast of Brazil, based on the combined assessment of natural conditions ...
    • Recreational beach management: a case study from the Amazon coast 

      de Sousa-Felix, Rosigleyse Corrêa; Coelho Pessoa, Rubem Manoel; da Costa, Rauquírio Marinho; Jiménez Quintana, José Antonio; Cajueiro Carneiro Pereira, Luci (2020-03)
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      Coastal tourism is the most important segment of this economic sector, given that a majority of tourists tend to prefer coastal destinations. The sandy beaches of the Brazilian Amazon coast, with their well-preserved ...