Publications

2017

Needham, M. D., Szuster, B. W., Mora, C., Lesar, L., & Anders, E. (2017). Manta ray tourism: Interpersonal and social values conflicts, sanctions, and management. Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 25(10), 1367-1384. PDF

Needham, M. D., Vaske, J. J., & Petit, J. D. (2017). Risk sensitivity and hunter perceptions of chronic wasting disease risk and other hunting, wildlife, and health risks. Human Dimensions of Wildlife, 22(3), 197-216. PDF

Perry, E. E., Needham, M. D., & Cramer, L. A. (2017). Coastal resident trust, similarity, attitudes, and intentions regarding new marine reserves in Oregon. Society and Natural Resources, 30(3), 315-330. PDF

Strauss, S. H., Jones, K. N., Lu, H., Petit, J. D., Klocko, A. L., Betts, M. G., Brosi, B. J., Fletcher Jr., R. J., & Needham, M. D. (2017). Reproductive modification in forest plantations: Impacts on biodiversity and society. New Phytologist, 213(3), 1000-1021. PDF

Falk, J. H., & Needham, M. D. (2017). Utilizing indicator-based methods: Measuring the impact of a science center on its community. In P. G. Patrick (Ed.), Preparing informal science educators: Perspectives from science communication and education (pp. 261-266). Cham, Switzerland: Springer.

2016

Dearden, P., Rollins, R., & Needham, M. (Eds.) (2016). Parks and protected areas in Canada: Planning and management (4th Edition). Don Mills, ON: Oxford University Press. Webpage

Rollins, R., Dearden, P., & Needham, M. D. (2016). Challenges for the future. In P. Dearden, R. Rollins, & M. Needham, Parks and protected areas in Canada: Planning and management (4th Edition) (pp. 456-472). Don Mills, ON: Oxford University Press.

Needham, M. D., Dearden, P., Rollins, R., & McNamee, K. (2016). Parks and protected areas in Canada. In P. Dearden, R. Rollins, & M. Needham, Parks and protected areas in Canada: Planning and management (4th Edition) (pp. 3-38). Don Mills, ON: Oxford University Press.

Needham, M. D., Haider, W., & Rollins, R. (2016). Protected areas and visitors: Theory, planning, and management. In P. Dearden, R. Rollins, & M. Needham, Parks and protected areas in Canada: Planning and management (4th Edition) (pp. 104-140). Don Mills, ON: Oxford University Press.

Littlejohn, K., Needham, M. D., Szuster, B. W., & Jordan, E. J. (2016). Pre-trip expectations and post-trip satisfaction with marine tour interpretation in Hawaii: Applying the norm activation model. Journal of Environmental Education, 47(3), 202-212. PDF

Falk, J. H., & Needham, M. D. (2016). Utilizing indicator-based methods: Measuring the impact of a science center on its community. Journal of Research in Science Teaching, 53(1), 65-69. PDF

2015

Morzillo, A. T., & Needham, M. D. (2015). Landowner incentives and normative tolerances for managing beaver impacts. Human Dimensions of Wildlife, 20(6), 514-530. PDF

DeChenne, S. E., Koziol, N., Needham, M., & Enochs, L. (2015). Modeling sources of teaching self-efficacy for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics graduate teaching assistants. CBE-Life Sciences Education, 14(3), 1-14. PDF

Pomeranz, E. F., Needham, M. D., & Kruger, L. E. (2015). Perceptions of stakeholders regarding wilderness and best management practices in an Alaska recreation area. Managing Sport and Leisure, 20(1), 36-55. PDF

2014

Needham, M. D., Vaske, J. J., Whittaker, D., & Donnelly, M. P. (2014). Extending the encounter – norm – crowding generalization to angler evaluations of other social and resource indicators. Human Dimensions of Wildlife, 19(3), 288-299. PDF

Perry, E. E., Needham, M. D., Cramer, L. A., & Rosenberger, R. S. (2014). Coastal resident knowledge of new marine reserves in Oregon: The impact of proximity and attachment. Ocean and Coastal Management, 95(1), 107-116. PDF

Kim, S. O., Shelby, B., & Needham, M. D. (2014). Effects of facility developments and encounter levels on perceptions of settings, crowding, and norms in a Korean park. Environmental Management, 53(2), 441-453. PDF

2013

Pomeranz, E. F., Needham, M. D., & Kruger, L. E. (2013). Stakeholder perceptions of collaboration for managing nature-based recreation in a coastal protected area in Alaska. Journal of Park and Recreation Administration, 31(3), 23-44. PDF

Needham, M. D., & Szuster, B. W. (2013). Crowding, use levels, and social capacity issues in coastal and marine environments: Introduction to the special issue. Tourism in Marine Environments, 9(1-2), 1-4. PDF

Needham, M. D. (2013). Encounters, norms, and crowding at six coastal and marine areas in Hawaii. Tourism in Marine Environments, 9(1-2), 19-34. PDF

Pomeranz, E. F., Needham, M. D., & Kruger, L. E. (2013). Stakeholder perceptions of indicators of tourism use and codes of conduct in a coastal protected area in Alaska. Tourism in Marine Environments, 9(1-2), 95-115. PDF

Needham, M. D., & Vaske, J. J. (2013). Activity substitutability and degree of specialization among deer and elk hunters in multiple states. Leisure Sciences, 35(3), 235-255. PDF

Needham, M. D., Scott, D., & Vaske, J. J. (2013). Recreation specialization and related concepts in leisure research. Leisure Sciences, 35(3), 199-202. PDF

Needham, M. D., Ceurvorst, R. L., & Tynon, J. F. (2013). Toward an approach for measuring indicators of facility carrying capacity in outdoor recreation areas. Journal of Leisure Research, 45(3), 345-366. PDF

Falk, J. H., & Needham, M. D. (2013). Factors contributing to adult knowledge of science and technology. Journal of Research in Science Teaching, 50(4), 431-452. PDF

Needham, M. D., & Little, C. M. (2013). Voluntary environmental programs at an alpine ski area: Visitor perceptions, attachment, value orientations, and specialization. Tourism Management, 35(2), 70-81. PDF

2012

DeChenne, S. E., Enochs, L. G., & Needham, M. (2012). Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics graduate teaching assistants teaching self-efficacy. Journal of the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, 12(4), 102-123. PDF

Ceurvorst, R. L., & Needham, M. D. (2012). Value orientations and normative evaluations of individuals visiting coral reef areas in Hawaii. Tourism in Marine Environments, 8(3), 111-126. PDF

Rosenberger, R. S., Needham, M. D., Morzillo, A. T., & Moehrke, C. (2012). Attitudes, willingness to pay, and stated values for recreation use fees at an urban proximate forest. Journal of Forest Economics, 18(4), 271-281. PDF

Zegre, S. J., Needham, M. D., Kruger, L. E., & Rosenberger, R. S. (2012). McDonaldization and commercial outdoor recreation and tourism in Alaska. Managing Leisure, 17(4), 333-348. PDF

Grimm, K. E., & Needham, M. D. (2012). Moving beyond the “I” in motivation: Attributes and perceptions of conservation volunteer tourists. Journal of Travel Research, 51(4), 488-501. PDF

Ceurvorst, R. L., & Needham, M. D. (2012). Is “acceptable” really acceptable? Comparing two scales for measuring normative evaluations in outdoor recreation. Leisure Sciences, 34(3), 272-279. PDF

Grimm, K. E., & Needham, M. D. (2012). Internet promotional material and conservation volunteer tourist motivations: A case study of selecting organizations and projects. Tourism Management Perspectives, 1(1), 17-27. PDF

2011

Szuster, B. W., Needham, M. D., & McClure, B. P. (2011). Scuba diver perceptions and evaluations of crowding underwater. Tourism in Marine Environments, 7(3/4), 153-165. PDF

Little, C. M., & Needham, M. D. (2011). Skier and snowboarder motivations and knowledge related to voluntary environmental programs at an alpine ski area. Environmental Management, 48(5), 895-909. PDF

Needham, M. D., Rollins, R. B., Ceurvorst, R. L., Wood, C. J. B., Grimm, K. E., & Dearden, P. (2011). Motivations and normative evaluations of summer visitors at an alpine ski area. Journal of Travel Research, 50(6), 669-684. PDF

Bell, C. M., Needham, M. D., & Szuster, B. W. (2011). Congruence among encounters, norms, crowding, and management in a marine protected area. Environmental Management, 48(3), 499-513. PDF

Needham, M. D., Szuster, B. W., & Bell, C. M. (2011). Encounter norms, social carrying capacity indicators, and standards of quality at a marine protected area. Ocean and Coastal Management, 54(8), 633-641. PDF

Needham, M. D., & Szuster, B. W. (2011). Situational influences on normative evaluations of coastal tourism and recreation management strategies in Hawaii. Tourism Management, 32(4), 732-740. PDF

Falk, J. H., & Needham, M. D. (2011). Measuring the impact of a science center on its community. Journal of Research in Science Teaching, 48(1), 1-12. PDF

2010

Needham, M. D. (2010). Value orientations toward coral reefs in recreation and tourism settings: A conceptual and measurement approach. Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 18(6), 757-772. PDF

2009

Needham, M. D., Sprouse, L. J., & Grimm, K. E. (2009). Testing a self-classification measure of recreation specialization among anglers. Human Dimensions of Wildlife, 14(6), 448-455. PDF

Wiener, C. S., Needham, M. D., & Wilkinson, P. F. (2009). Hawaii’s real life marine park: Interpretation and impacts of commercial marine tourism in the Hawaiian Islands. Current Issues in Tourism, 12(5/6), 489-504. PDF

Christensen, A., Needham, M. D., & Rowe, S. (2009). Whale watchers’ past experience, value orientations, and awareness of consequences of actions on the marine environment. Tourism in Marine Environments, 5(4), 271-285. PDF

Needham, M. D., & Rollins, R. (2009). Social science, conservation, and protected areas theory. In P. Dearden & R. Rollins (Eds.), Parks and protected areas in Canada: Planning and management (3rd Edition) (pp. 135-168). Don Mills, ON: Oxford University Press. PDF

Vaske, J. J., Shelby, L. B., & Needham, M. D. (2009). Preparing for the next disease: The human-wildlife connection. In M. J. Manfredo, J. J. Vaske, P. J. Brown, D. J. Decker, & E. A. Duke (Eds.), Wildlife and society: The science of human dimensions (pp. 244-261). Washington, DC: Island Press. PDF

2008

Brown, R. N. K., Rosenberger, R. S., Kline, J. D., Hall, T. E., & Needham, M. D. (2008). Visitor preferences for managing wilderness recreation after wildfire. Journal of Forestry, 106(1), 9-16. PDF

Needham, M. D., & Vaske, J. J. (2008). Hunter perceptions of similarity and trust in wildlife agencies and personal risk associated with chronic wasting disease. Society and Natural Resources, 21(3), 197-214. PDF

Needham, M. D., & Vaske, J. J. (2008). Survey implementation, sampling, and weighting data. In J. J. Vaske, Survey research and analysis: Applications in parks, recreation and human dimensions (pp. 173-222). State College, PA: Venture Publishing. PDF

Needham, M. D., & Vaske, J. J. (2008). Writing and constructing surveys. In J. J. Vaske, Survey research and analysis: Applications in parks, recreation and human dimensions (pp. 121-171). State College, PA: Venture Publishing. PDF

2007

Vaske, J. J., & Needham, M. D. (2007). Segmenting public beliefs about conflict with coyotes in an urban recreation setting. Journal of Park and Recreation Administration, 25(4), 79-98. PDF

Christensen, A., Rowe, S., & Needham, M. D. (2007). Value orientations, awareness of consequences, and participation in a whale watching education program in Oregon. Human Dimensions of Wildlife, 12(4), 275-279. PDF

Needham, M. D., Vaske, J. J., Donnelly, M. P., & Manfredo, M. J. (2007). Hunting specialization and its relationship to participation in response to chronic wasting disease. Journal of Leisure Research, 39(3), 413-437. PDF

Stafford, N. T., Needham, M. D., Vaske, J. J., & Petchenik, J. (2007). Hunter and nonhunter beliefs about chronic wasting disease in Wisconsin. Journal of Wildlife Management, 71(5), 1739-1744. PDF

Vaske, J. J., Needham, M. D., & Cline Jr., R. C. (2007). Clarifying interpersonal and social values conflict among recreationists. Journal of Leisure Research, 39(1), 182-195. PDF

2006

Needham, M. D., Vaske, J. J., & Manfredo, M. J. (2006). State and residency differences in hunters’ responses to chronic wasting disease. Human Dimensions of Wildlife, 11(3), 159-176. PDF

Vaske, J. J., Needham, M. D., Stafford, N. T., Green, K., & Petchenik, J. (2006). Information sources and knowledge about chronic wasting disease in Colorado and Wisconsin. Human Dimensions of Wildlife, 11(3), 191-202. PDF

Needham, M. D., & Vaske, J. J. (2006). Beliefs about chronic wasting disease risks across multiple states, years, and interest groups. Human Dimensions of Wildlife, 11(3), 215-220. PDF

Vaske, J. J., Needham, M. D., Newman, P., Manfredo, M. J., & Petchenik, J. (2006). Potential for conflict index: Hunters’ responses to chronic wasting disease. Wildlife Society Bulletin, 34(1), 44-50. PDF

2005

Needham, M. D., Rollins, R. B., & Vaske, J. J. (2005). Skill level and normative evaluations among summer recreationists at alpine ski areas. Leisure / Loisir: Journal of the Canadian Association for Leisure Studies, 29(1), 71-94. PDF

Needham, M. D., & Rollins, R. B. (2005). Interest group standards for recreation and tourism impacts at ski areas in the summer. Tourism Management, 26(1), 1-13. PDF

2004

Needham, M. D., Rollins, R. B., & Wood, C. J. B. (2004). Site-specific encounters, norms and crowding of summer visitors at alpine ski areas. International Journal of Tourism Research, 6(6), 421-437. PDF

Needham, M. D., Vaske, J. J., & Manfredo, M. J. (2004). Hunters’ behavior and acceptance of management actions related to chronic wasting disease in eight states. Human Dimensions of Wildlife, 9(3), 211-231. PDF

Needham, M. D., Wood, C. J. B., & Rollins, R. B. (2004). Understanding summer visitors and their experiences at the Whistler Mountain ski area, Canada. Mountain Research and Development, 24(3), 234-242. PDF

Needham, M. D., Rollins, R. B., & Wood, C. J. B. (2004). Stakeholders’ perceptions of bear viewing tours at an alpine ski area in the summer. Human Dimensions of Wildlife, 9(2), 153-156. PDF

2003

Needham, M. D., & Rollins, R. B. (2003). The lure of summer: A study at Whistler shows what visitors love about the mountains. Ski Area Management, 42(2), 28-29. PDF