JOURNAL OF NATURAL RESOURCES ›› 2014, Vol. 29 ›› Issue (7): 1225-1234.doi: 10.11849/zrzyxb.2014.07.013

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Studies on the Evaluation of the Sustainable Development of Suburban Scenic Area Based on Stakeholders:A Case Study of Hubei Province

WANG Fang, YAO Chong-huai   

  1. College of Horticulture & Forestry Sciences, Huazhong Agricultural University, Wuhan 430070, China
  • Received:2013-03-22 Revised:2013-11-12 Online:2014-07-20 Published:2014-07-20


Stakeholders of scenic spot are composed of different industries and sectors, these organizations or groups with their individual goals and interests constitute a complex network of interests together. The balance of interests between them is the fundamental guarantee of the sustainable development of scenic area.
This paper attempts to build up an evaluation system of the sustainable development of suburban scenic area, which can evaluate subsystems development level/the overall coordination and the comprehensive development index through the principal component analysis and standard deviation method, based on the index system. Then it is utilized in analyzing the suburban scenic area of Hubei Province.
The results show that the evaluation system could help us understand the suburban scenic area about the status of sustainable development and the development level of stakeholders subsystem, put forward development suggestions, and have some guiding significance to scenic area of our country in planning, management system and policy making.

Key words: stakeholder, suburban scenic area, Hubei Provin, sustainable development

CLC Number: 

  • F592