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Title A changing world : challenges for landscape research / edited by Felix Kienast, Otto Wildi, Sucharita Ghosh
Published Dordrecht : Springer, [2007]


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Description ix, 296 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 25 cm
Series Landscape series ; v. 8
Landscape series (Springer (Firm)) ; v.8
Landscape series ; v. 8
Contents Change and transformation : a synthesis / Felix Kienast, Otto Wildi, Sucharita Ghosh -- Value systems : drivers of human-landscape interaction / Matthias Buchecker, Susanne Kianicka, Berit Junker -- The role of value systems in biodiversity research / Peter Duelli ... [et al.] -- The meaning of 'landscape' : an exegesis of Swiss government texts / Peter Longatti, Thomas Daland -- Space and place : two aspects of the human-landscape relationship / Marcel Hunziker, Matthias Bucheker, Terry Hartig -- Modern remote sensing for environmental monitoring of landscape states and trajectories / Niklaus E. Zimmermann .. [et al.] -- A large-scale, long-term view on collecting and sharing landscape data / Adrian Lanz, Marting Brandli, Andri Baltensweiler -- On selected issues and challenges in dendroclimatology / Jan Esper, David C. Frank, Jurg Luterbacher -- Using the past to understand the present land use and land cover / Matthias Burgi ... [et al.] -- Integrating population genetics with landscape ecology to infer spatio-temporal processes / Rolf Holderegger ... [et al.] -- Landscape permeability : from individual dispersal to population persistence / Werner Suter, Kurt Bollmann, Rolf Holderegger -- Identifying and quantifying landscape patterns in space and time / Janine Bolliger, Helene H. Wagner, Monica G. Turner -- Essay on the study of the vegetation process / Otto Wildi, Laszlo Orloci -- Statistical analysis of landscape data : space-for-time, probability surfaces and discovering species / Sucharita Ghosh, Otto Wildi -- Memory, non-stationarity, and trend : analysis of environmental time series / Sucharita Ghosh ... [et al.] -- Model up-scaling in landscape research / Heike Lischke ... [et al.] -- Dynamic spatio-temporal landscape models / Heike Lischke, Janine Bolliger, Ralf Seppelt
Summary Landscape Research is established as an interdisciplinary field dealing with complex environmental processes at multiple spatial and temporal scales. This book identifies emerging fields and challenges that are discussed within the framework of the "driving forces" of Landscape Development
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Also available via the World Wide Web
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Subject Land use -- Planning.
Landscape assessment.
Landscape ecology -- Research.
Landscape protection.
Landscapes -- Research.
Author Ghosh, S. (Sucharita)
Kienast, Felix.
Wildi, Otto.
LC no. 2007425093
ISBN 9781402044342
Other Titles Landscape research