, Volume 18, Issue 2, pp 189–197 | Cite as

Relating environmental quality to slopeland residential development by using an empirical land use modeling approach

With a suggested scheme for slope land use in the east rim of taipei basin
  • Fan Y. H. 


The purpose of this study is to formulate a method to improve slopeland's environment through better use of land. It first analyses the relationship between land use factors and environment criteria. Then, using the slope land uses in the Taipei urban fringe as a case study to illustrate this relationship. The third step is to form an improved land use scheme through an empirical modeling process. The process proves useful in providing guidance for various local and regional land use planning applications, including the formulation of a slopeland residential land use scheme in Taipei, which helps to improve slopeland environment around Taipei basin.


Environmental Management Empirical Modeling Environmental Quality Residential Land Regional Land 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Fan Y. H. 
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  1. 1.Department of GeographyNational Taiwan UniversityTaipeiTaiwan 107, Republic of China

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