Publications

Edited Books

Lemelin, H., Dawson, J., and Stewart, E. J. (2012). Last Chance Tourism: adapting tourism opportunities in a changing world. London, UK: Routledge.

Contributions in this publication:

 

Last Chance TourismLemelin, R.H., Stewart, E.J. and Dawson, J., “An introduction to last chance tourism”, (Chap 1) p.3-9.

Johnston, M.E., Viken, A. and Dawson, J., “First and lasts Arctic tourism: last chance tourism dialectic of change.”, (Chap 2) p.10-24.

Steiger, R., Dawson, J., and Stotter, J., “Last tourism chance in alpine regions: last chance to ski?”, (Chap 4) p.42-54.

Stewart, E. J., Dawson, J., and Lemelin, R.H., “The Transformation of Polar Bear Viewing in the Hudson Bay Region, Canada”, (Chap 7) p.89-102.

Dawson, J., Stewart, E.J., and Lemelin, R.H., (Chap 15) p. 218-228.

Refereed Chapters in Books

 

the practice of sustainable tourismDawson, J., Lemelin, R.H., Stewart, E.J. & Taillon, J. (2015). Last chance tourism: a race to be last? In M. Hughes, D. Weaver, & C. Pforr (Eds.), The practice of sustainable tourism: Resolving the paradox (pp. 133-145). London, New York: Taylor and Francis.

 

international perspectives on climate changeJaja, J., & Dawson, J. (2014). What contributes to climate change adaptive capacity: A retrospective case study in a Caribbean small island community. In W. Leal Filho, F. Alves, S. Caeiro, & U.M. Azeiteiro (Eds.), International perspectives on climate change (pp. 123–133). New York: Springer.

Climate change and Polar Bear Viewing

Dawson, J., Stewart, E.J. and Scott, D. (2010). “Climate change and polar bear viewing: a case study of visitor demand, carbon emissions and migration in Churchill, Canada”, Tourism and Global Change in Polar Regions, C. M. Hall and J. Saarinen, New York, Routledge, 88-103.

Envrironmental Values Water Based TouristsDawson, J. and Lovelock, B. (2007). “Environmental values of non-consumptive and consumptive water based tourists in the south island of New Zealand”, Tourism and the Consumption of Wildlife: hunting, shooting and sport fishing, B. Lovelock, New York, Routledge, 129-140.→

 

Non-refereed Chapters in Books

 

 

Park and Protected areas in Canada

Lemelin, R.H., Johnston, M.E., & Dawson, J. (2016). Northern parks and protected areas. In P. Dearden, R. Rollins, & M. Needham (Eds.), Parks and protected areas in Canada: Planning and management, fourth edition (pp. 270–293). Oxford: Oxford University Press.

tourism destination development

Viken, A., Johnston, M.E., Nyseth, T., & Dawson, J. (2014). Responsible tourism governance: A case study of Svalbard and Nunavut. In A. Viken & B. Granas (Eds.), Tourism destination development: Turns and tactics (pp. 245–262). Surrey: Ashgate.

Indigenous People

Lemelin, R.H., Thompson-Carr, A., Stewart, E.J., Dawson, J., Johnston, M.E., and Garnett, R. (2013). “Indigenous people: discussing the forgotten dimensions of dark tourism and battlefield tourism”, New Issues in Polar Tourism: Communities, Environments, Politics, Müller, D. K., Lundmark, L, and Lemelin, R. H., London, Springer, 205-215.

Cruise-Tourism-in-Polar-RegionsStewart, E., Draper, D. and Dawson, J. (2010). “Monitoring patterns of cruise tourism across Arctic Canada”, Cruise Tourism in Polar Regions: Promoting Environmental and Social Sustainability?, M. Lueck, P.T. Maher and E.J. Stewart, London, Earthscan, 133-145

Polar-Tourism

Stewart, E.J., Drapper, D. and Dawson, J. (2010).  “Coping with change and vulnerability: a case study of resident attitudes toward tourism in Cambridge Bay and Pond Inlet, Nunavut, Canada”, Polar Tourism: Human, Environmental and Governance Dimensions, M. Lueck, P.T. Maher and E.J. Stewart, Elmsford, NY, Cognizant Communications Corp.

Natural-Resources-and-Aboriginal-Peoples-in-CanadaDawson, J., Stewart, E.J., Maher, P.T., and Slocomb, D.S. (2009). “Climate change complexity and cruising in Canada’s Arctic: a Nunavut case study”, Natural Resources and Aboriginal People in Canada, R.B. Anderson & R.M. Bone (eds), Concord ON, Captus Press, 414-439.→

Papers in Refereed Journals

Dawson, J.,Pizzolato,L.,Howell, S.E.L., Copland, L., & Johnston,M.E. (2018). Temporal and Spatial Patterns of Ship Traffic in the Canadian Arctic from 1990 to 2015. Arctic, 71. 15-26. https://doi.org/10.14430/arctic4698

Thoman, R., Dawson, J., Liggett, D., Lamers, M., Stewart, E., Ljubicic, G., Knol, M., & Hoke, W. ( 2016). Second Polar Prediction Project (PPP), Societal and Economic Research and Applications (SERA) Meeting focused on end user use of weather and climate information. BAMS. doi: 10.1175/BAMS-D-16-0195.1

Mussells, O., Howell, S.E., & Dawson, J. (2016). Using RADARSAT to identify sea ice ridges and their implications for shipping in the Hudson Strait. Arctic 69 (4). DOI: 10.14430/arctic4604

Jaja, J., Dawson, J., & Gaudet, J. (2016). Using Social Network Analysis to examine the role of institutional integration for enhancing adaptive capacity to climate change in Caribbean small island communities, Local Environment 22 (4). https://doi.org/10.1080/13549839.2016.1213711

Johnston, M., Dawson, J., De Souza, E., & Stewart, E.J. (2016). Managing the fastest growing marine shipping sector in Arctic Canada: Pleasure craft vessels, Polar Record 53 (1). https://doi.org/10.1017/S0032247416000565

Stewart, E.J., Wilson, J., Espiner, S., Purdie, H., Lemieux, C.J. & Dawson, J. (2016). Implications of climate change for glacier tourism. Tourism Geographies 18. https://doi.org/10.1080/14616688.2016.1198416

Stewart, E.J., Dawson, J., & Johnston, M.E. (in press, 2016). Growth and challenges in cruise tourism in Arctic Canada, Northern Public Affairs.

Jung, T., Gordon, N.D., Bauer, P., Bromwich, D.H., Chevallier, M., Day, J., Dawson, J., Doblas-Reyes, F., Fairall, C., Goessling, H., Holland, M., Inoue, J., Iversen, T., Klebe, S., Lemke, P., Losch, M., Makshtas, A., Mills, B., Nurmi, P., Perovich, D., Reid, P., Renfrew, I., Smith, G., Svensson, G., Tolstykh, M., & Yang, Q. (in press, 2016) Advancing polar prediction capabilities on daily to seasonal time scales, Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society.

Dawson, J. Stewart, E.J., Johnston, M.E., & Lemiux, C. (in press, 2016). Identifying and evaluating adaptation strategies for cruise tourism in Arctic Canada. Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 24, DOI: 10.1080/09669582.2015.1125358.

Groulx, M.G., Lemieux, C.J., & Dawson, J. (2016). Motivations to engage in last chance tourism in the Churchill Wildlife Management Area and Wapusk National Park: The role of place identity and nature relatedness. Journal of Sustainable Tourism, DOI: 10.1080/09669582.2015.1134556.

de la Barre, S., Maher, P.T., Dawson, J., Hillmer, K., Huijbens, E.H., Lamers, M., Liggett, D., Muller, D., Pashkevich, A., & Stewart, E.J. (2016). Tourism and Arctic observation systems: Exploring the relationship. Polar Research, 35, 24980.

Ritsema, R., Dawson, J., Jorgenson, M., & Mcdougall, B. (2015) “Steering our own ship?”: An assessment of self-determination and self-governance for community development in Nunavut. The Northern Review, 41, 157-180.

Stewart, E.J., Dawson, J., & Johnston, M.E. (2015). Risks and opportunities associated with change in the cruise tourism sector: Community perspectives from Arctic Canada. Polar Journal, 5(2), 403-427.

Pashkevich, A., Dawson, J., & Stewart, E.J. (2015). Governance of expedition cruise ship tourism in the Arctic: A comparison of the Canadian and Russian Arctic. Tourism in Marine Environments, 10(3/4), 225-240.

Howell, S. E.L., Derksen, C., Pizzolato, L. and Brady, M. (2015), Multiyear ice replenishment in the Canadian Arctic Archipelago: 1997–2013. J. Geophys. Res. Oceans. Accepted Author Manuscript. doi:10.1002/2015JC010696.

Hall, M.C., Amelung, B., Cohen, S., Eijgelaar, E., Gossling, S., Higham, J., Leemans, R., Peeters, P., Ram, Y., Scott, D., Aall, C., Abegg, B., Arana, J.E., Barr, S., Becken, S., Buckley, R., Burns, P., Dawson, J., Doran, R., Dubois, G., Duval, D.T., Fennell, D., Gill, A.M., Gren, M., Gronau, W., Guiver, J., Hopkins, D., Huijbens, E.H., Koens, K., Lamers, M., Lemieux, C., Lew, A., Long, P., Melissen, F., Nawijn, J., Nicholls, S., Nilsson, J., Nunkoo, R., Pomering, A., Reis, A., Reiser, D., Richardson, R.B., Rogerson, C.M., Saarinen, J., Sæporsdottir, A.D., Steiger, R., Upham, P., van der Linden, S., Visser, G., Wall, G., & Weaver, D. (2015). Denying bogus skepticism in climate change and tourism research. Tourism Management, 47, 352-356.

Hall, M.C., Amelung, B., Cohen, S., Dawson, J Eijgelaar, E., Gossling, S., Higham, J., Leemans, R., Peeters, P., Ram, Y., Scott, D., Aall, C., Abegg, B., Arana, J.E., Barr, S., Becken, S., Buckley, R., Burns, P., Dawson, J., Doran, R., Dubois, G., Duval, D.T., Fennell, D., Gill, A.M., Gren, M., Gronau, W., Guiver, J., Hopkins, D., Huijbens, E.H., Koens, K., Lamers, M., Lemieux, C., Lew, A., Long, P., Melissen, F., Nawijn, J., Nicholls, S., Nilsson, J., Nunkoo, R., Pomering, A., Reis, A., Reiser, D., Richardson, R.B., Rogerson, C.M., Saarinen, J., Sæporsdottir, A.D., Steiger, R., Upham, P., van der Linden, S., Visser, G., Wall, G., & Weaver, D.  (2015). No time for smokescreen skepticism: a rejoinder to Shani and Arad. Tourism Management 47: 341-347.

Groulx, M.G., Lewis, J.L., Lemieux, C.J., and Dawson, J. (2014) Place-based climate change adaptation: a critical case study of climate change messaging and collective action in Churchill, Manitoba. Landscape and Urban Planning 132: 136-147.

Pizzolato, L., Howell, S. E. L., Derksen, C., Dawson, J., & Copland, L. (2014). Changing sea ice conditions and marine transportation activity in Canadian Arctic waters between 1990 and 2012. Climatic Change, 123(2): 161–173. doi:10.1007/s10584-013-1038-3.

Sharp, R.L., Lemieux, C.J., Thompson, J.L., and Dawson, J., (2014). Improving parks and protected area management in an era of rapid climate change through integrated social science. Journal of Parks and Recreation Administration 32(4):1-18.

Dawson, J., Johnston, M.E., Stewart, E.J. (2014). Governance of Arctic expedition cruise ships in a time of rapid environmental and economic change. Ocean & Coastal Management 89: 88-99. DOI: 10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2013.12.005

Johnston, M.E., Dawson, J., Childs, J. and Maher P.T., (2014) Exploring post-course outcomes of an undergraduate tourism field trip to the Antarctic Peninsula. Polar Record 50(2): 147-155. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S003224741300003X

Dawson, J., Scott, D., and Havitz, M., (2013). Skier demand and adaptation to climate change in the US Northeast. Leisure/Loisir 37(2): 127-143. DOI: 10.1080/14927713.2013.805037

Lemelin, R.H., and Dawson, J. (2013). Case Study of the Designation-Effect of Marine Protected Areas in Coastal Arctic and Sub-Arctic Communities in Canada. Canadian Geographer 58(2). DOI: 10.1111/j.1541-0064.2013.12059.x

Lemieux, C.J., Thompson, J., Dawson, J., and Shuster, R. (2013). Natural resource manager perceptions of agency performance on climate change. Journal of Environmental Management 114: 178-189. DOI: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2012.09.014

Lemelin, R.H., and Dawson, J., Johnston, M.E., Stewart, E.J., Mattina, C. (2012). Resilience, appartenance et tourisme au Nunatsiavut. Etudes Inuits/Inuit Studies 36(2): 35-58. DOI: 10.7202/1015977ar

Lemelin, R.H., Dawson, J., Johnston, M. and Stewart, E., and Mattina C. (2012). From Hunting and Fishing to Cultural Tourism and Ecotourism: Examining the Transitioning Tourism Industry in Nunavik. The Polar Journal, 2(1), 39-60. DOI: 10.1080/2154896X.2012.679559

Dawson, J., and Scott, D. (2013). Managing for Climate Change in the Alpine Ski Sector. Tourism Management 35, 244-254. DOI:10.1016/j.tourman.2012.07.009

Johnston, A., Johnston, M.E., Dawson, J., and Stewart, E.J. (2012). Challenges of Changes in Arctic Cruise Tourism: Perspectives of Federal Government Stakeholders. Journal of Maritime Law and Commerce 43(3), 335-347.

Johnston, A., Johnston, M., Stewart, E.J., Lemelin, H. and Dawson, J. (2012). Perspectives of Decision Makers and Regulators on Climate Change and Adaptation in Expedition Cruise Ship Tourism in Nunavut. Northern Review 35: 69-95.

Lemelin, H., Howell, S.E.L., Pearce, T., Stewart, E.J., Dawson, J., and Johnston, M.E. (2013). Local-Level Responses to Sea Ice Change and Cruise Tourism in Arctic Canada’s Northwest Passage. Polar Geography, 36(1-2): 142-162. DOI: 10.1080/1088937X.2012.705352

Dawson, J., Johnston, M. E., Stewart, E.J., Lemieux, C.J, Lemelin, R.H., Maher, P.T. and Grimwood, B. (2011). Ethical considerations of last chance tourism. Journal of Ecotourism 10(3): 205-262. DOI:10.1080/14724049.2011.617449

Stewart, E.J., Dawson, J., and Draper, D. (2011). Cruise Tourism and Residents in Arctic Canada: Development of a Resident Attitude Typology.  Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Management 18: 95-106. DOI:10.1375/jhtm.18.1.95

Dawson, J., Scott D. and Havitz, M.E, (2011). Behavioral Adaptation of Alpine Skiers to Climate Change: Examining Activity Involvement and Place Loyalty. Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing 28(4): 388-404. DOI: 10.1080/10548408.2011.571573.

Stewart E.J., and Dawson, J. (2011). A matter of good fortune? The grounding of the “Clipper Adventurer” in the Northwest Passage, Arctic Canada. Arctic 64(2), 263-267. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.14430/arctic4113.

Dawson, J., and Scott, D. (2010) Systems analysis of climate change vulnerability for the US Northeast ski sector. Tourism, Development, Planning and Development 7(3), 219-235. DOI:10.1080/1479053X.2010.502383.

Lemelin, H., Dawson, J., and Stewart, E.J., Maher, P.T. & Lueck, M. (2010) Last chance tourism: the doom, the gloom and the boom of visiting destinations. Current Issues in Tourism 13(5), 477-493. DOI: 10.1080/13683500903406367.

Maher, P.T., Johnston, M.E., Dawson, J., and Noakes, J. (2010). Risk and changing environment in Antarctic Tourism. Current Issues in Tourism 14(4), 387-399. DOI:10.1080/13683500.2010.491896

Dawson, J. and Scott, D. (2010).  Climate change and tourism in the Great Lakes region: A summary of risks and opportunities. Tourism in Marine Environments 6(2-3): 119-132. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3727/154427310X12682653195087

Stewart, E.J. Tivy, A., Howell, S.E.L., Draper, D. and Dawson, J. (2010). Cruise tourism and sea ice in Canada’s Hudson Bay region. Arctic 63(1): 57-66. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.14430/arctic647

Dawson, J., Stewart, E.J., Lemelin, H. and Scott, D. (2010). The carbon cost of polar bear viewing in Churchill, Canada. Journal of Sustainable Tourism 18(3): 319-336. DOI:10.1080/09669580903215147

Dawson, J., McBoyle, G. and Scott, D. (2009). Climate change analogue analysis of ski tourism in the northeastern USA. Climate Research 39(1): 1-9.

Scott, D., Dawson, J., and Jones, B. (2008). Climate change vulnerability of the US Northeast winter recreation-tourism sector. Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change 13(5-6): 557-596.

Dawson, J., and Scott, D. (2007). Climate change vulnerability in the Vermont ski tourism industry (USA). Annals of Leisure Research 10(3-4): 550-571. DOI: 10.1080/11745398.2007.9686781

Dawson, J., Maher, P.T. and Slocombe, D. S. (2007). Climate change, marine tourism and sustainability in the Canadian Arctic: contributions from systems and complexity approaches. Tourism in Marine Environments 4(2-3): 69-83. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3727/154427307784772057

Dawson, J. (2007). Environmental values and passion for nature. Outward Bound Canada Journal of Outdoor Education 11: 17-20.

Dawson, J. (2006) Staff Interviews on Service – What’s Up? Outward Bound Canada Journal of Outdoor Education 10:16-18.

Dawson, J. (2006). Historical Development of Community Service: An Old Fashioned Prescription for Modern Times. Outward Bound Canada Journal of Outdoor Education 10:6-8.

Dawson, J. (2006). Program Evaluation: Leave the Accountants Out of It! Ontario Journal of Outdoor Education (Pathways) 18(3): 20-21.

Dawson, J. (2005). A Little Warmth in the Arctic: Elder Observations of Climate Change. Ontario Journal of Outdoor Education (Pathways) 17(2): 13-17.

Technical Reports

ship doc

Shipping Trends in Nunavut from 1990-2015

nunavut-1

Nunavut Communities Snapshot:  Benchmarking Document

WWRP_PPP_SERA_Mtg2_Christchurch_report_2016_Page 1-page-001

World Meteorological Organization Commission For Atmospheric Sciences (CAS)

cca_marine_shipping_risks_en_page 1-page-001Commercial Marine Shipping Accidents: Understanding The Risks in Canada

Proceedings of the Northern Marine page 1-page-001

Proceedings of the Northern Marine Transportation Corridors Workshop

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Cruise Tourism in Arctic Canada

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Strategies for Managing Arctic Pleasure Craft Tourism: A Scoping Study
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Stakeholder Perspectives on Climate Change and Adaptation in Expedition Cruise Tourism in Nunavut
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Cruise Tourism in Arctic Canada
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Cruise Tourism in Arctic Canada
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Climate Change Adaptation Assessment for Transportation in Arctic Waters
Navigating weatherNavigating Weather, Water, Ice and Climate Information for Safe Polar Mobilities

Posters

ACUNS Poster[1]pdf

ACUNS_Poster_2015