Factors influencing teenagers' forest visit frequency

The data results from a questionnaire survey conducted at 8 schools in the cantons Zurich, Aargau and St. Gallen. Respondents aged 13-22 years. The aim of the survey was to gain insight into teenagers' relationship to the forest, reasons for visiting or not visiting the forest and activities in the forest.

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Related Publications

Oppliger J, Lieberherr E, Hegetschweiler KT (2019) Factors influencing teenagers’ recreational forest use in a densely-populated region in Switzerland. Journal of Outdoor Recreation and Tourism 27. doi:10.16904/10.1016/j.jort.2019.100225.

Oppliger J, Lieberherr E, Hegetschweiler KT (2020) Waldnutzungsverhalten von Schweizer Jugendlichen – Erkenntnisse aus einer Umfrage. Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Forstwesen 171:165-168 (https://doi.org/10.3188/szf.2020.0165)


Oppliger, Jérôme; Lieberherr, Eva; Hegetschweiler, Tessa (2019). Factors influencing teenagers' forest visit frequency. EnviDat.

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  • Email: jerome.oppligerfoo(at)wsl.ch  Given Name: Jérôme  Family Name: Oppliger  Affiliation: WSL  DataCRediT: Collection, Publication
  • Email: eva.lieberherrfoo(at)usys.ethz.ch  ORCID: 0000-0001-5985-0809  Given Name: Eva  Family Name: Lieberherr  Affiliation: D-USYS, ETHZ  DataCRediT: Publication, Supervision
  • Email: tessa.hegetschweilerfoo(at)wsl.ch  ORCID: 0000-0001-6738-7148  Given Name: Tessa  Family Name: Hegetschweiler  Affiliation: WSL  DataCRediT: Publication, Supervision
Contact Person Given Name: Tessa  Family Name: Hegetschweiler  Email: tessa.hegetschweilerfoo(at)wsl.ch  Affiliation: WSL  ORCID: 0000-0001-6738-7148
Publication Publisher: EnviDat  Year: 2019
  • Type: Collected  Date: 2017-05-01  End Date: 2017-06-30
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Last Updated April 24, 2020, 16:54 (CEST)
Created June 11, 2019, 14:20 (CEST)

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