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Water skiing and the environment

UK Centre for Economic and Environmental Development.

Water skiing and the environment

a literature review.

by UK Centre for Economic and Environmental Development.

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Published by Sports Council in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsSports Council.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 126p. ;
Number of Pages126
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18285428M
ISBN 101872158412

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Summary of environmental impacts. Because of the seasonal nature of water skiing and the relatively small number of sites where it takes place, disturbance to wildlife tends to be localised. Where disturbance to wildlife by water skiing has been observed, it ranges from the birds taking to flight, to redistribution around the site or.

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In Samuelson became the world's first water ski jumper, skiing over a partly submerged diving platform that had been greased with lard. Water Ski Patents InFred Waller of Huntington, New York, patented the first water skis, called Dolphin AkwaSkees, made out of kiln-dried mahogany — Waller had first skied on Long Island Sound in Author: Mary Bellis.

The report is the first comprehensive collection, summary and analysis of research into water skiing's interaction with the natural environment.

The scope of the research is worldwide but all the literature reviewed has relevance to the UK situation. The assessment of water skiing's impact on the aquatic environment has often been prone to a high level of subjectivity.

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