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Landscape ecological analysis

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Published by Springer in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Landscape ecology

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJeffrey M. Klopatek, Robert H. Gardner, editors.
    ContributionsKlopatek, Jeffrey M., Gardner, R. H.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH541.15.L35 L33 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 400 p. :
    Number of Pages400
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL371950M
    ISBN 100387983252
    LC Control Number98033561

    These steps include 1) survey and deep observation, 2) assessment in the landscape scale, 3) recognition and ecological perception, 4) design and act, and 5) .   Landscape metrics help us to understand changes in landscape from different perspectives (Visual, ecological, cultural). Landscape metrics have been provided contributions to the Landscape ecology studies. These contributions are listed .

    Shows how to combine the forces of ecological science and participatory democracy to design urban landscapes that enable us to act as communities, are resilient rather than imperiled, and touch our hearts. Over the last fifty years, the process of community building has been lost in the process of city building. City and suburban design divides us from others in our communities, destroys.   The premise of the book is that an ecological approach is urgently needed both as a remedial device for the contemporary city and an organizing principle for new cities. Ecological urbanism approaches the city without any one set of instruments and with a worldview that is fluid in scale and disciplinary s:

    Landscape and Ecological Engineering is published by the International Consortium of Landscape and Ecological Engineering with the aim of protecting and improving the environment in the face of biodiversity loss, desertification, global warming, and other environmental conditions. Analysis of social-ecological systems using the natural and social sciences and humanities (e.g. Leser; Naveh; Zonneveld): Landscape ecology is defined as an interdisciplinary super-science that explores the relationship between human societies and their specific environment, making use of not only various natural sciences, but also social.


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