Landscape Ecology for Sustainable Environment and Culture

  • Bojie Fu
  • K. Bruce Jones

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Concepts and Approaches

  3. Landscape Modeling

  4. Landscape Planning and Management

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 223-223
    2. Francoise Burel, Stephanie Aviron, Jacques Baudry, Violette Le Féon, Chloe Vasseur
      Pages 285-308
    3. Alanna J. Rebelo, David le Maitre, Karen J. Esler, Richard M. Cowling
      Pages 335-364

About this book

Introduction

Climate change and the pressures of escalating human demands on the environment have had increasing impacts on landscapes across the world. In this book, world-class scholars discuss current and pressing issues regarding the landscape, landscape ecology, social and economic development, and adaptive management. Topics include the interaction between landscapes and ecological processes, landscape modeling, the application of landscape ecology in understanding cultural landscapes, biodiversity, climate change, landscape services, landscape planning, and adaptive management to provide a comprehensive view that allows readers to form their own opinions.

Professor Bojie Fu is an Academician of Chinese Academy of Sciences and Chair of scientific committee at the Research Center for Eco-Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China.

Professor K. Bruce Jones is the Executive Director for Earth and Ecosystem Sciences Division at Desert Research Institute, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, USA.

Keywords

Climate Change Environmental Management Human Activity Landscape Ecology Sustainability

Editors and affiliations

  • Bojie Fu
    • 1
  • K. Bruce Jones
    • 2
  1. 1.Res. Center for Eco-Environmental Sci.Chinese Academy of SciencesBeijingChina, People's Republic
  2. 2.University of NevadaDesert Research Institute University of NevadaLas VegasUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-007-6530-6
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Biomedical and Life Sciences
  • Print ISBN 978-94-007-6529-0
  • Online ISBN 978-94-007-6530-6
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