Numerical methods of calculating environmental impact of sporting activities

Posted on | October 19, 2007 | Category: News

The most important environmental impacts caused by sports activities are land use for venues and related infrastructure material use caused by production of sporting equpiment and construction of venues, energy consumption and emissions from the passenger traffic of athletes and sports tourists and transportation of materials, and waste production.

The International Orienteering Federation has proposed a suitable methodology for sports that have no permanent structures and who use the environment without modificaiton. For more information, go to documents.

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