Barcelona Field Studies Centre

Tourist Impact and Management

Study Options Locations Study Time Travel Time Distance

Changes in tourist activities

Sant Felieu/Aro valley 4 hrs 1 hr 40 km

Impact of growth of second homes & tourism

Montseny 2 hrs 1 hr 40 km

Growth & impact of tourism

Teią/Masnou 2 hrs 1 hr 40 km

Natural Park management strategies & the effectiveness of visitor management

Collserola
Delta del Ebro
Garraf
Montseny
3 hrs
4 hrs
2 hrs
3 hrs
½ hr
2 hrs
½ hr
1 hr
10 km
180 km
20 km
40 km

Visitor pressure & ecological impact

Collserola
Delta del Ebro
Garraf
Montseny
3 hrs
3 hrs
2 hrs
3 hrs
½ hr
2 hrs
½ hr
1 hr
10 km
180 km
20 km
40 km

Visitor profiles, activities & perceptions

Collserola
Delta del Ebro
Garraf
Montseny
3 hrs
4 hrs
3 hrs
4 hrs
½ hr
2 hrs
½ hr
1 hr
10 km
180 km
20 km
40 km

Carrying capacities

Collserola
Delta del Ebro
Garraf
Montseny
4 hrs
4 hrs
3 hrs
4 hrs
½ hr
2 hrs
½ hr
1 hr
10 km
180 km
20 km
40 km

The Coastal Strip: good v bad land use planning for tourism

Santa Susanna v Sant Vicenē de Montalt 1 day 1 hr 40 km