Lincoln Ray Larson

https://orcid.org/0000-0001-9591-1269

conservation social science, human dimensions, parks, outdoor recreation, pro-environmental behavior

Dr. Lincoln Larson is an Associate Professor in the Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management at North Carolina State University, where his conservation social science research and teaching focus on promoting sustainable human-environment interactions and fostering healthy relationships between people and nature. Lincoln has degrees in Biology (B.S., Duke University), Forest Resources (M.S., University of Georgia), and Natural Resources Recreation and Tourism (Ph.D., University of Georgia). Before coming to NC State in 2017, he worked as a postdoctoral researcher at Cornell University and an Assistant Professor at Clemson University. Working with a variety of government agencies, NGO partners, and colleagues from around the world, Lincoln has published more than 100 journal articles, book chapters, and reports covering a range of topics including park management, nature-based recreation, environmental justice, and human dimensions of natural resource management.

Works (109)

2022 journal article

An antiracist, anticolonial agenda for urban greening and conservation

Conservation Letters, 15(4).

By: L. Mullenbach, B. Breyer, B. Cutts, L. Rivers & L. Larson

Sources: ORCID, Web Of Science, Crossref
Added: June 13, 2022

2022 journal article

Citizen Science as an Ecosystem of Engagement: Implications for Learning and Broadening Participation

BioScience, 72(7), 651–663.

By: B. Allf, C. Cooper, L. Larson, R. Dunn, S. Futch, M. Sharova, D. Cavalier

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: July 5, 2022

2022 journal article

Citizen science as a tool for enhancing recreation research in protected areas: Applications and opportunities

Journal of Environmental Management, 305, 114353.

By: S. Cheung, Y. Leung & L. Larson

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: January 24, 2022

2022 journal article

Cultivating social capital in diverse, low-income neighborhoods: The value of parks for parents with young children

LANDSCAPE AND URBAN PLANNING, 3.

By: L. Mullenbach, L. Larson, M. Floyd, O. Marquet, J. Huang, C. Alberico, S. Ogletree, J. Hipp

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: May 23, 2022

2022 journal article

Cultivating social capital in diverse, low-income neighborhoods: The value of parks for parents with young children

Landscape and Urban Planning, 219, 104313.

By: L. Mullenbach, L. Larson, M. Floyd, O. Marquet, J. Huang, C. Alberico, S. Scott Ogletree, J. Aaron Hipp

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 2, 2022

2022 journal article

Greenspace and park use associated with less emotional distress among college students in the United States during the COVID-19 pandemic

Environmental Research, 204, 112367.

By: L. Larson, L. Mullenbach, M. Browning, A. Rigolon, J. Thomsen, E. Metcalf, N. Reigner, I. Sharaievska ...

Sources: ORCID, Web Of Science, Crossref
Added: November 11, 2021

2022 journal article

Nature-based Pathways to Health Promotion: The Value of Parks and Greenspace

North Carolina Medical Journal, 83(2), 99–102.

By: L. Larson & J. Hipp

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 1, 2022

2022 journal article

Political polarization of conservation issues in the era of COVID-19: An examination of partisan perspectives and priorities in the United States

Journal for Nature Conservation, 67, 126176.

By: W. Casola, J. Beall, M. Nils Peterson, L. Larson, S. Brent Jackson & K. Stevenson

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: May 23, 2022

2022 journal article

Self-reported participation in outdoor and nature-based recreation before and during the COVID-19 pandemic supports psychological health and well-being

Wellbeing, Space and Society, 3, 100094.

By: J. Beall, S. Jackson, W. Casola, M. Peterson, L. Larson, K. Stevenson, E. Seekamp

Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: July 16, 2022

2022 journal article

The influence of YouTube videos on human tolerance of sharks

Animal Conservation, 7.

By: J. Beall, L. Pharr, R. von Furstenberg, A. Barber, W. Casola, A. Vaughn, M. Peterson, L. Larson

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 1, 2022

2022 journal article

The utility and limitations of the New Ecological Paradigm scale for children

The Journal of Environmental Education, 53(2), 87–98.

By: C. Rosa, S. Collado & L. Larson

Sources: ORCID, Web Of Science, Crossref
Added: March 5, 2022

2022 journal article

Tourists’ motivations, learning, and trip satisfaction facilitate pro-environmental outcomes of the Antarctic tourist experience

Journal of Outdoor Recreation and Tourism, 37, 100454.

By: D. Cajiao, Y. Leung, L. Larson, P. Tejedo & J. Benayas

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: April 25, 2022

2022 journal article

Urban greenspace linked to lower crime risk across 301 major U.S. cities

Cities, 131, 103949.

By: S. Ogletree, L. Larson, R. Powell, D. White & M. Brownlee

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 1, 2022

2022 journal article

“Messy transitions”: Students’ perspectives on the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on higher education

Higher Education, 4.

By: I. Sharaievska, O. McAnirlin, M. Browning, L. Larson, L. Mullenbach, A. Rigolon, A. D’Antonio, S. Cloutier ...

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: May 2, 2022

2021 journal article

Candid Critters: Challenges and Solutions in a Large-Scale Citizen Science Camera Trap Project

Citizen Science: Theory and Practice, 6(1).

By: M. Lasky, A. Parsons, S. Schuttler, A. Mash, L. Larson, B. Norton, B. Pease, H. Boone, L. Gatens, R. Kays

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 2, 2022

2021 journal article

Connection to Nature Boosts Adolescents’ Mental Well-Being during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Sustainability, 13(21), 12297.

By: S. Jackson, K. Stevenson, L. Larson, M. Peterson & E. Seekamp

Sources: ORCID, Web Of Science, Crossref
Added: November 8, 2021

2021 journal article

Cultural Cognition and Ideological Framing Influence Communication About Zoonotic Disease in the Era of COVID-19

Frontiers in Communication, 6.

By: J. Beall, W. Casola, M. Peterson, L. Larson, W. Carr, E. Seekamp, K. Stevenson, S. Jackson

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: July 6, 2021

2021 journal article

Diverse University Students Across the United States Reveal Promising Pathways to Hunter Recruitment and Retention

The Journal of Wildlife Management, 85(5), 1017–1030.

By: V. Vayer, L. Larson, M. Peterson, K. Lee, R. Von Furstenberg, D. Choi, K. Stevenson, A. Ahlers ...

Sources: ORCID, Web Of Science, Crossref
Added: May 8, 2021

2021 journal article

Forest therapy can prevent and treat depression: Evidence from meta-analyses

Urban Forestry & Urban Greening, 57, 126943.

By: C. Rosa, L. Larson, S. Collado & C. Profice

Sources: ORCID, Web Of Science, Crossref
Added: December 20, 2020

2021 journal article

Impacts of tourism on support for conservation, local livelihoods, and community resilience around Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya

Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 5, 1–23.

By: K. Holland, L. Larson, R. Powell, W. Holland, L. Allen, M. Nabaala, S. Tome, S. Seno, J. Nampushi

Sources: ORCID, Web Of Science, Crossref
Added: June 4, 2021

2021 journal article

Inclusion in citizen science: The conundrum of rebranding

Science, 372(6549), 1386–1388.

By: C. Cooper, C. Hawn, L. Larson, J. Parrish, G. Bowser, D. Cavalier, R. Dunn, M. Haklay ...

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 2, 2021

2021 journal article

Leveraging Citizen Science in a College Classroom to Build Interest and Efficacy for Science and the Environment

Citizen Science: Theory and Practice, 6(1), 29.

By: H. Smith, B. Allf, L. Larson, S. Futch, L. Lundgren, L. Pacifici, C. Cooper

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 2, 2022

2021 journal article

Measuring Green Space Effects on Attention and Stress in Children and Youth: A Scoping Review

Children, Youth and Environments, 31(1), 1.

By: Barger, Torquati, Larson, Bartz, Johnson-Gaither, Gardner, Moody, Rosenberg ...

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 1, 2022

2021 journal article

Nature as an Ecological Asset for Positive Youth Development: Empirical Evidence From Rural Communities

Frontiers in Psychology, 12.

By: E. Bowers, L. Larson & B. Parry

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: June 28, 2021

2021 journal article

Neighborhood built environment impacts park use of diverse, low-income mothers and their children

Journal of Healthy Eating and Active Living, 1(3), 98–110.

By: L. Mullenbach, L. Larson, M. Floyd, O. Marquet, J. Huang, C. Alberico, A. Hipp

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 2, 2022

2021 journal article

Outdoor Activity Participation Improves Adolescents’ Mental Health and Well-Being during the COVID-19 Pandemic

International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 18(5), 2506.

By: S. Jackson, K. Stevenson, L. Larson, M. Peterson & E. Seekamp

Sources: ORCID, Web Of Science, Crossref
Added: March 4, 2021

2021 journal article

Psychological impacts from COVID-19 among university students: Risk factors across seven states in the United States

PLOS ONE, 16(1), e0245327.

By: M. Browning, L. Larson, I. Sharaievska, A. Rigolon, O. McAnirlin, L. Mullenbach, S. Cloutier, T. Vu ...

Ed(s): C. Lin

Sources: ORCID, Web Of Science, Crossref
Added: January 8, 2021

2021 journal article

The future of wildlife conservation funding: What options do US college students support?

CONSERVATION SCIENCE AND PRACTICE, 3(10), e505.

By: L. Larson, M. Peterson, R. Furstenberg, V. Vayer, K. Lee, D. Choi, K. Stevenson, A. Ahlers ...

Sources: ORCID, Web Of Science
Added: July 27, 2021

2021 journal article

Undergraduate Student Experiences with Citizen Science Highlight Potential to Broaden Scientific Engagement

Citizen Science: Theory and Practice, 6(1), 33.

By: B. Johns, D. Thomas, L. Lundgren, L. Larson & C. Cooper

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 1, 2022

2021 journal article

Urban Park Use During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Are Socially Vulnerable Communities Disproportionately Impacted?

Frontiers in Sustainable Cities, 3.

By: L. Larson, Z. Zhang, J. Oh, W. Beam, S. Ogletree, J. Bocarro, K. Lee, J. Casper ...

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: February 28, 2022

2021 journal article

Using Participatory System Dynamics Modeling to Address Complex Conservation Problems: Tiger Farming as a Case Study

Frontiers in Conservation Science, 2.

By: E. Rieder, L. Larson, M. 't Sas-Rolfes & B. Kopainsky

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 1, 2022

2021 journal article

Who visits U.S. national parks (and who doesn’t)? A national study of perceived constraints and vacation preferences across diverse populations

Journal of Leisure Research, 53(3), 404–425.

By: X. Xiao, K. Lee & L. Larson

Sources: ORCID, Web Of Science, Crossref
Added: August 19, 2021

2020 journal article

Advice for collaborations among natural and social scientists

BioScience, 70(5), 373–373.

By: C. Cooper & l. Larson

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: June 22, 2020

2020 journal article

Climate Change and Nature-Based Tourism: How Do Different Types of Visitors Respond?

Tourism Planning & Development, 12, 1–19.

By: A. McCreary, E. Seekamp, L. Larson, J. Smith & M. Davenport

Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: December 22, 2020

2020 journal article

Deepening Diversity: A Collection of Teaching Perspectives and Strategies from Social Justice Advocates

SCHOLE: A Journal of Leisure Studies and Recreation Education, 37(1-2), 26–43.

By: M. Fernandez, K. Lee, L. Larson, C. Johnson, R. Mowatt, K. Bush, J. Robinett, I. Sharaievska, W. Stewart

Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: July 2, 2020

2020 journal article

Fear of the Unknown: Examining Neighborhood Stigma’s Effect on Urban Greenway Use and Surrounding Communities

Urban Affairs Review, 57(4), 1015–1048.

By: B. Harris, D. Schmalz, L. Larson & M. Fernandez

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: April 27, 2020

2020 journal article

Gender Differences in Connection to Nature, Outdoor Preferences, and Nature-Based Recreation Among College Students in Brazil and the United States

Leisure Sciences, 8, 1–21.

By: C. Rosa, L. Larson, S. Collado, S. Cloutier & C. Profice

Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 4, 2020

2020 journal article

How can citizen science advance environmental justice? Exploring the noise paradox through sense of place

Cities & Health, 5(1-2), 33–45.

By: B. Carson, C. B. Cooper, L. R. Larson & L. Rivers

Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: February 17, 2020

2020 journal article

How do YouTube videos impact tolerance of wolves?

Human Dimensions of Wildlife, 25(6), 531–543.

By: W. Casola, J. Rushing, S. Futch, V. Vayer, D. Lawson, M. Cavalieri, L. Larson, M. Peterson

Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: June 22, 2020

2020 journal article

Public Parks and Sno-Parks Help Diverse Populations in California’s Central Valley Negotiate Constraints to Winter Recreation

Journal of Park and Recreation Administration.

By: J. Whiting, L. Larson, C. Greenwood & S. Lankford

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: December 20, 2021

2020 journal article

The diverse motivations of citizen scientists: Does conservation emphasis grow as volunteer participation progresses?

Biological Conservation, 242, 108428.

By: L. Larson, C. Cooper, S. Futch, D. Singh, N. Shipley, K. Dale, G. LeBaron, J. Takekawa

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: April 20, 2020

2020 journal article

Tree Canopy Coverage Predicts Lower Conduct Problem Severity in Children with ASD

Journal of Mental Health Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 13(1), 43–61.

By: B. Barger, L. Larson, S. Ogletree, J. Torquati, S. Rosenberg, C. Gaither, J. Bartz, A. Gardner, E. Moody

Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: January 28, 2020

2020 journal article

Water-based recreation management: a normative approach to reviewing boating thresholds

Lake and Reservoir Management, 36(2), 139–154.

By: G. Riungu, J. Hallo, K. Backman, M. Brownlee, J. Beeco & L. Larson

Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: February 19, 2020

2019 journal article

Contested Spaces: Intimate Segregation and Environmental Gentrification on Chicago's 606 Trail

City & Community, 8.

By: B. Harris, D. Schmalz, L. Larson, M. Fernandez & S. Griffin

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 26, 2019

2019 journal article

Effects of an art-based environmental education camp program on the environmental attitudes and awareness of diverse youth

The Journal of Environmental Education, 50(3), 208–222.

By: A. Staples, L. Larson, T. Worsley, G. Green & J. Carroll

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: September 16, 2019

2019 journal article

Exploring the Diverse Motivations of Day Hikers: Implications for Hike Marketing and Management

The Journal of Park and Recreation Administration, 37(3), 53–69.

By: S. Wilcer, L. Larson, J. Hallo & E. Baldwin

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 12, 2019

2019 journal article

Fee hikes at state parks in Georgia: Effects on visitation, revenues, welfare, and visitor diversity

Journal of Park and Recreation Administration, 38(3), 55–76.

By: J. Cothran, J. Bowker, L. Larson, R. Parajuli, J. Whiting & G. Green

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: September 7, 2020

2019 journal article

Getting Started on the Tenure Track: Challenges and Strategies for Success

SCHOLE: A Journal of Leisure Studies and Recreation Education, 34(1), 36–51.

By: L. Larson, L. Duffy, M. Fernandez, J. Sturts, J. Gray & G. Powell

Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: September 23, 2019

2019 journal article

Introduction to Special Issue on Navigating Academic Life (Part 2): Responding to Change

SCHOLE: A Journal of Leisure Studies and Recreation Education, 34(2), 69–70.

By: L. Duffy, L. Larson, M. Fernandez & G. Powell

Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: September 23, 2019

2019 journal article

Introduction to the Special Issue on Navigating Academic Life (Part 1): Pathways to Success

SCHOLE: A Journal of Leisure Studies and Recreation Education, 34(1), 1–2.

By: L. Duffy, M. Fernandez, L. Larson & G. Powell

Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: September 23, 2019

2019 journal article

Leveraging local livelihood strategies to support conservation and development in West Africa

Environmental Development, 29, 16–28.

By: A. Sene-Harper, D. Matarrita-Cascante & L. Larson

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: March 25, 2019

2019 journal article

More than “Just Green Enough”: Helping Park Professionals Achieve Equitable Greening and Limit Environmental Gentrification

Journal of Park and Recreation Administration, 38(3), 29–54.

By: A. Rigolon, S. Keith, B. Harris, L. Mullenbach, L. Larson & J. Rushing

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: September 7, 2020

2019 journal article

Nature-based recreation associated with connectedness to nature and leisure satisfaction among students in Brazil

Leisure Studies, 38(5), 682–691.

By: C. Rosa, S. Collado, C. Profice & L. Larson

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: June 17, 2019

2019 journal article

Outdoor Time, Screen Time, and Connection to Nature: Troubling Trends Among Rural Youth?

Environment and Behavior, 10, 001391651880668.

By: L. Larson, R. Szczytko, E. Bowers, L. Stephens, K. Stevenson & M. Floyd

Source: ORCID
Added: September 23, 2019

2019 journal article

Predictors of visitors’ climate-related coping behaviors in a nature-based tourism destination

Journal of Outdoor Recreation and Tourism, 26, 23–33.

By: A. McCreary, E. Seekamp, L. Larson, J. Smith & M. Davenport

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: June 17, 2019

2019 journal article

Romanticism in urban landscapes: parks, tourism, and the rebirth of Chattanooga, Tennessee

Tourism Geographies, 5, 1–25.

By: B. Kitheka, E. Baldwin & L. Larson

Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: September 23, 2019

2019 journal article

Surviving and Thriving in Graduate School

SCHOLE: A Journal of Leisure Studies and Recreation Education, 34(1), 3–15.

By: M. Fernandez, J. Sturts, L. Duffy, L. Larson, J. Gray & G. Powell

Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: September 23, 2019

2019 journal article

The Academic Job Search: Steps for Success

SCHOLE: A Journal of Leisure Studies and Recreation Education, 34(1), 16–28.

By: J. Gray, L. Larson, M. Fernandez, L. Duffy, J. Sturts, G. Powell, K. Roberts

Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: September 23, 2019

2019 journal article

The problem with delineating narrow criteria for citizen science

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 116(31), 15336–15337.

By: J. Auerbach, E. Barthelmess, D. Cavalier, C. Cooper, H. Fenyk, M. Haklay, J. Hulbert, C. Kyba ...

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 12, 2019

2019 journal article

Urban Youth Perspectives on the Benefits and Challenges of Outdoor Adventure Camp

Journal of Youth Development, 14(4), 122–143.

By: E. Bowers, L. Larson & A. Sandoval

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: January 6, 2020

2018 journal article

Characterizing conflict between humans and big cats Panthera spp: A systematic review of research trends and management opportunities

PLOS ONE, 13(9), e0203877.

By: K. Krafte Holland, L. Larson & R. Powell

Ed(s): E. Serrano Ferron

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: October 16, 2018

2018 journal article

Do birdwatchers buy the duck stamp?

Human Dimensions of Wildlife, 24(1), 61–70.

By: N. Shipley, L. Larson, C. Cooper, K. Dale, G. LeBaron & J. Takekawa

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: January 7, 2019

2018 journal article

First Day Hikes: Participation, Impacts, and Implications for the Future

The Journal of Park and Recreation Administration, 36(2), 213–226.

By: S. Wilcer, L. Larson, J. Hallo & E. Baldwin

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

Gray space and green space proximity associated with higher anxiety in youth with autism

Health & Place, 53, 94–102.

By: L. Larson, B. Barger, S. Ogletree, J. Torquati, S. Rosenberg, C. Gaither, J. Bartz, A. Gardner ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: October 16, 2018

2018 journal article

Greenway use and preferences in diverse urban communities: Implications for trail design and management

Landscape and Urban Planning, 172, 47–59.

By: S. Keith, L. Larson, C. Shafer, J. Hallo & M. Fernandez

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

Lights on, or Lights Off? Hotel Guests' Response to Nonpersonal Educational Outreach Designed to Protect Nesting Sea Turtles

Chelonian Conservation and Biology, 17(2), 206.

By: K. Mascovich, L. Larson & K. Andrews

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: February 11, 2019

2018 journal article

Place-Based Pathways to Proenvironmental Behavior: Empirical Evidence for a Conservation–Recreation Model

Society & Natural Resources, 31(8), 871–891.

By: L. Larson, C. Cooper, R. Stedman, D. Decker & R. Gagnon

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Contrasting the Views and Actions of Data Collectors and Data Consumers in a Volunteer Water Quality Monitoring Project: Implications for Project Design and Management

Citizen Science: Theory and Practice, 2(1).

By: C. Cooper, L. Larson, K. Holland, R. Gibson, D. Farnham, D. Hsueh, P. Culligan, W. McGillis

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 28, 2019

2017 journal article

Different Views From The 606: Examining the Impacts of an Urban Greenway on Crime in Chicago

Environment and Behavior, 50(1), 56–85.

By: B. Harris, L. Larson & S. Ogletree

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 28, 2019

2017 journal article

Exploring Nontraditional Pathways Into Hunting in New York State: Implications for Recruitment and Retention

Human Dimensions of Wildlife, 22(5), 391–405.

By: M. Quartuch, R. Stedman, D. Decker, L. Larson, W. Siemer & M. Baumer

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Hunting and the local food movement: Insights from central New York State

Wildlife Society Bulletin, 41(4), 720–728.

By: R. Stedman, L. Larson, K. Tidball, M. Tidball & P. Curtis

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Local Government Capacity to Respond to Environmental Change: Insights from Towns in New York State

Environmental Management, 60(1), 118–135.

By: L. Larson, T. Lauber, D. Kay & B. Cutts

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Outdoor recreation motivation and site preferences across diverse racial/ethnic groups: A case study of Georgia state parks

Journal of Outdoor Recreation and Tourism, 18, 10–21.

By: J. Whiting, L. Larson, G. Green & C. Kralowec

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 28, 2019

2017 journal article

Surfers as Environmental Stewards: Understanding Place-protecting Behavior at Cape Hatteras National Seashore

Leisure Sciences, 40(5), 442–465.

By: L. Larson, L. Usher & T. Chapmon

Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: September 23, 2019

2016 journal article

Advancing Sustainability through Urban Green Space: Cultural Ecosystem Services, Equity, and Social Determinants of Health

International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 13(2), 196.

By: V. Jennings, L. Larson & J. Yun

Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: September 23, 2019

2016 journal article

Community-based conservation as a potential source of conflict around a protected area in Sierra Leone

Environmental Conservation, 43(3), 242–252.

By: L. Larson, A. Conway, K. Krafte, S. Hernandez & J. Carroll

Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: September 23, 2019

2016 journal article

Ecosystem Services and Preventive Medicine

American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 50(5), 642–645.

By: V. Jennings, C. Larson & L. Larson

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 28, 2019

2016 journal article

Ecosystem services and urban greenways: What's the public's perspective?

Ecosystem Services, 22, 111–116.

By: L. Larson, S. Keith, M. Fernandez, J. Hallo, C. Shafer & V. Jennings

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 28, 2019

2016 journal article

Facebook as an Online Teaching Tool: Effects on Student Participation, Learning, and Overall Course Performance

College Teaching, 64(2), 84–94.

By: M. Camus, N. Hurt, L. Larson & L. Prevost

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 28, 2019

2016 journal article

Finding Common Ground: Environmental Ethics, Social Justice, and a Sustainable Path for Nature-Based Health Promotion

Healthcare, 4(3), 61.

By: V. Jennings, J. Yun & L. Larson

Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: September 23, 2019

2016 report

Human-Panthera Conflict--Lit Review Data

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By: K. Holland & L. Larson

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Human-wildlife conflict, conservation attitudes, and a potential role for citizen science in Sierra Leone, Africa

Conservation and Society, 14(3), 205.

By: L. Larson, A. Conway, S. Hernandez & J. Carroll

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 28, 2019

2016 journal article

Public Parks and Wellbeing in Urban Areas of the United States

PLOS ONE, 11(4), e0153211.

By: L. Larson, V. Jennings & S. Cloutier

Ed(s): C. Lepczyk

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 28, 2019

2016 journal article

Teaching Tolerance? Effects of Conservation Education Programs on Wildlife Acceptance Capacity for the American Alligator

Human Dimensions of Wildlife, 21(3), 264–279.

By: G. Skupien, K. Andrews & L. Larson

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 28, 2019

2016 journal article

The influence of sociopolitical, natural, and cultural factors on international tourism growth: a cross-country panel analysis

Environment, Development and Sustainability, 19(3), 825–838.

By: O. Joshi, N. Poudyal & L. Larson

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 28, 2019

2015 journal article

Are wildlife recreationists conservationists? Linking hunting, birdwatching, and pro-environmental behavior

The Journal of Wildlife Management, 79(3), 446–457.

By: C. Cooper, L. Larson, A. Dayer, R. Stedman & D. Decker

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: January 5, 2020

2015 journal article

Contributions of non-urban state parks to youth physical activity: a case study in northern Georgia

Journal of Park and Recreation Administration, 33(2), 20–36.

By: L. Larson, J. Whiting, G. Green & J. Bowker

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: December 30, 2020

2015 journal article

Emotions as Drivers of Wildlife Stewardship Behavior: Examining Citizen Science Nest Monitors’ Responses to Invasive House Sparrows

Human Dimensions of Wildlife, 21(1), 18–33.

By: L. Larson, C. Cooper & M. Hauber

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 28, 2019

2015 journal article

Understanding the multi-dimensional structure of pro-environmental behavior

Journal of Environmental Psychology, 43, 112–124.

By: L. Larson, R. Stedman, C. Cooper & D. Decker

Sources: ORCID, Crossref
Added: September 23, 2019

2014 journal article

Exploring the Social Habitat for Hunting: Toward a Comprehensive Framework for Understanding Hunter Recruitment and Retention

Human Dimensions of Wildlife, 19(2), 105–122.

By: L. Larson, R. Stedman, D. Decker, W. Siemer & M. Baumer

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: January 5, 2020

2014 journal article

Local awareness of and attitudes towards the pygmy hippopotamus Choeropsis liberiensis in the Moa River Island Complex, Sierra Leone

Oryx, 49(3), 550–558.

By: A. Conway, S. Hernandez, J. Carroll, G. Green & L. Larson

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: January 5, 2020

2014 journal article

Physical Activity Levels and Preferences of Ethnically Diverse Visitors to Georgia State Parks

Journal of Leisure Research, 46(5), 540–562.

By: L. Larson, J. Whiting, G. Green & J. Bowker

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: January 5, 2020

2014 journal article

Physical activity locations in Georgia: Frequency of use by socio-demographic group

Journal of Outdoor Recreation and Tourism, 5-6, 68–72.

By: L. Larson, J. Whiting, G. Green & J. Bowker

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: January 5, 2020

2014 journal article

Physical activity of youth in non-urban parks: an observation-based assessment

Leisure/Loisir, 38(3-4), 225–232.

By: L. Larson, J. Whiting, G. Green & J. Bowker

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: January 5, 2020

2014 journal article

Using art to assess environmental education outcomes

Environmental Education Research, 21(6), 846–864.

By: A. Flowers, J. Carroll, G. Green & L. Larson

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: January 5, 2020

2013 journal article

Are sustainable cities “happy” cities? Associations between sustainable development and human well-being in urban areas of the United States

Environment, Development and Sustainability, 16(3), 633–647.

By: S. Cloutier, L. Larson & J. Jambeck

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: January 5, 2020

2013 journal article

Evaluating the efficacy of questioning strategies in lecture-based classroom environments: Are we asking the right questions?

Journal on Excellence in College Teaching, 24(1), 105–122.

By: L. Larson & M. Lovelace

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: December 30, 2020

2013 journal article

Young People's Outdoor Recreation and State Park Use: Perceived Benefits from the Parent/Guardian Perspective

Children, Youth and Environments, 23(3), 89.

By: L. Larson, J. Whiting & G. Green

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: January 5, 2020

2012 journal article

Comparing interpretive methods targeting invasive species management at Cumberland Island National Seashore

Journal of Interpretation Research, 17(2), 23–43.

By: R. Sharp, L. Larson, G. Green & S. Tomek

Sources: NC State University Libraries, Crossref, ORCID
Added: December 30, 2020

2012 journal article

Developing sustainable tourism through adaptive resource management: a case study of Machu Picchu, Peru

Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 20(7), 917–938.

By: L. Larson & N. Poudyal

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: January 5, 2020

2012 journal article

Effects of an environmental educator training workshop on environmental knowledge, awareness, and teaching self-efficacy

Illuminare, 10(1), 30–43.

By: R. Small, L. Larson, G. Green & A. Shenk

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: December 30, 2020

2012 journal article

Monitoring visitation in Georgia state parks using the System for Observing Play and Recreation in Communities (SOPARC)

Journal of Park and Recreation Administration, 30(4), 21–37.

By: J. Whiting, L. Larson & G. Green

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: December 30, 2020

2012 journal article

The ‘Facebook' Effect: College Students' Perceptions of Online Discussions in the Age of Social Networking

International Journal for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, 6(2).

By: N. Hurt, G. Moss, C. Bradley, L. Larson, M. Lovelace, L. Prevost, N. Riley, D. Domizi, M. Camus

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: January 5, 2020

2011 journal article

Children’s time outdoors: Results and implications of the National Kids Survey

Journal of Park and Recreation Administration, 29(2), 1–20.

By: L. Larson, G. Green & H. Cordell

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: December 30, 2020

2011 journal article

Exploring the influence of outdoor recreation participation on pro-environmental behaviour in a demographically diverse population

Local Environment, 16(1), 67–86.

By: L. Larson, J. Whiting & G. Green

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: January 5, 2020

2011 journal article

Factors influencing public preferences for invasive alien species management

Biological Conservation, 144(8), 2097–2104.

By: R. Sharp, L. Larson & G. Green

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: January 5, 2020

2011 journal article

Whitewater kayaking: A social world investigation

Illuminare, 9(1), 1–15.

By: J. Whiting, K. Pawelko, G. Green & L. Larson

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: December 30, 2020

2010 journal article

Effects of an environmental education program on the environmental orientations of children from different gender, age, and ethnic groups

Journal of Park and Recreation Administration, 28(3), 95–113.

By: L. Larson, S. Castleberry & G. Green

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: December 30, 2020

2009 journal article

Construction and Validation of an Instrument to Measure Environmental Orientations in a Diverse Group of Children

Environment and Behavior, 43(1), 72–89.

By: L. Larson, G. Green & S. Castleberry

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: January 5, 2020

Employment

2020 - present

North Carolina State University Raleigh, North Carolina, US
Associate Professor Parks, Recreation & Tourism Management

2017 - 2020

North Carolina State University Raleigh, North Carolina, US
Assistant Professor Parks, Recreation & Tourism Management

2014 - 2016

Clemson University Clemson, South Carolina, US
Assistant Professor Parks, Recreation & Tourism Management

2012 - 2014

Cornell University Ithaca, New York, US
Postdoctoral Research Associate Natural Resources

Education

2008 - 2012

University of Georgia Athens, Georgia, US
PhD Forest Resources

2006 - 2008

University of Georgia Athens, Georgia, US
MS Forest Resources

1999 - 2003

Duke University Durham, North Carolina, US
BS Biology