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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 ...
    • Beachgoer perceptions on health regulations of COVID-19 in two popular beaches on the Brazilian Amazon 

      Cajueiro Carneiro Pereira, Luci; de Sousa-Felix, Rosigleyse Corrêa; Brito Dias, Ana Beatriz; Coelho Pessoa, Rubem Manoel; Ribeiro Padilha da Silva, Brenda; da Costa Baldez, Carlos Alessandro; da Costa, Rauquírio Marinho; Sousa da Silva, Taynara; Ferreira da Silva Assis, Luciane; Jiménez Quintana, José Antonio (2021-06)
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      The sandy beaches of the Brazilian Amazon coast have enormous touristic potential and attract thousands of visitors each year, principally in July, at the beginning of the summer vacation period. In 2020, beach going was ...
    • 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 ...
    • Effects of extreme climatic events on the hydrological parameters of the estuarine waters of the Amazon coast 

      Rodriguez da Costa, Adila Kelly; Cajueiro Carneiro Pereira, Luci; Jiménez Quintana, José Antonio; Gomes de Oliveira, Antonio Rafael; Flores Montes, Manuel de Jesus; da Costa, Rauquírio Marinho (2022-09)
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      Oscillations in rainfall levels are one of the principal factors that determine seasonal shifts in physicochemical and hydrobiological variables, and exceptional climate events can have an enormous effect on the characteristics ...
    • 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 ...