Journal of Building Construction and Planning Research

Volume 3, Issue 4 (December 2015)

ISSN Print: 2328-4889   ISSN Online: 2328-4897

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The Effects of Tourism Architecture on Island Ecosystems

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DOI: 10.4236/jbcpr.2015.34016    4,728 Downloads   5,486 Views  Citations
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ABSTRACT

This research aims to propose environmental prevention and mitigation on fragile coastal ecosystems due to the actions of the tourist architecture, using methods of life-cycle assessment of buildings, matrix methods of the actions that cause severe environmental impact and statistical processing through multivariate analysis. A study of projects was undertaken in Cayo Coco located to the north of Ciego de Avila, Cuba, being built today and where the tourist development of the archipelago Sabana-Camaguey started. It has been determined that suitable architecture would decrease the negative impact of these fragile ecosystems.

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Ruiz, L. (2015) The Effects of Tourism Architecture on Island Ecosystems. Journal of Building Construction and Planning Research, 3, 163-170. doi: 10.4236/jbcpr.2015.34016.

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