Biodiversity Protection Technology in the Construction of Rural Landscape

  • Jianfeng ZhangEmail author


The loss of biological diversity is a global issue that has attracted widespread attention. Urbanization and rural construction are two major land developments in current social development, and they have changed the original land surface and considerably affect organisms. The impact of urbanization on biodiversity has been studied in detail, but few works have focused on investigating the effects of rural construction on rural biodiversity. As such, the impacts of land use change and effects of conservation measures in rural landscape construction must be studied. The rural environment is an important habitat for living things. With the construction of landscapes in rural areas, rural land use, agricultural activities, and residential area construction have undergone great changes. These changes have potential threats to the survival of existing organisms. Biodiversity is the foundation of human development, and biodiversity conservation technology should be supported for rural landscape construction. This chapter introduced five measures: rural landscape layout design, development of ecological agriculture, protection of diverse habitats, establishment of ecological parks and ecological corridors, and construction of life-rich rural culture. During the process, the design of rural landscape layout divides reasonable areas, protects diverse biological habitats, establishes ecological corridors, and forms rural ecological parks and ecological agricultural landscapes, and combines rural cultural construction to conserve biodiversity.


Rural landscape construction Biodiversity conservation Biological habitat Human activity Land use 


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  1. 1.Institute of Subtropical Forestry of Chinese Academy of ForestryHangzhouChina

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