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Landscape Ecology for Sustainable Environment and Culture by Bojie Fu, Changhong Su, Yihe Lü (auth.), Bojie Fu, K. Bruce

By Bojie Fu, Changhong Su, Yihe Lü (auth.), Bojie Fu, K. Bruce Jones (eds.)

Climate swap and the pressures of escalating human calls for at the setting have had expanding affects on landscapes internationally. during this booklet, world-class students talk about present and urgent concerns concerning the panorama, panorama ecology, social and financial improvement, and adaptive administration. themes contain the interplay among landscapes and ecological approaches, panorama modeling, the appliance of panorama ecology in figuring out cultural landscapes, biodiversity, weather swap, panorama companies, panorama making plans, and adaptive administration to supply a entire view that permits readers to shape their very own opinions.

Professor Bojie Fu is an Academician of chinese language Academy of Sciences and Chair of clinical committee on the study middle for Eco-Environmental Sciences, chinese language Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China.

Professor okay. Bruce Jones is the administrative Director for Earth and atmosphere Sciences department at wilderness learn Institute, college of Nevada, Las Vegas, USA.

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2a). The frequent use of words like habitat, conservation, fragmentation, and connectivity reflects the predominance of biodiversity conservation, as a research topic, in landscape ecological studies. Another trend in the frequency of word occurrence is that urbanization, 42 J. Wu et al. 1 The top 15 most cited papers that were published in landscape ecology based on data from web of science (accessed on December 5, 2012) Order Author (year) Article title Vol Total Cites/ (issue) cites year 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 O’Neill et al.

Wu et al. 1 The top 15 most cited papers that were published in landscape ecology based on data from web of science (accessed on December 5, 2012) Order Author (year) Article title Vol Total Cites/ (issue) cites year 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 O’Neill et al. (1988) Franklin and Forman (1987) Riitters et al. (1995) Roth et al. (1996) Gardner et al. (1987) Turner et al. (1989) Wu and Hobbs (2002) Hargis et al. 3 Andow et al. 6 climate change, ecosystems services, and sustainability have become increasingly dominant in landscape ecology during the past two decades (Fig.

2 Strengthening Landscape Ecology’s Contribution to a Sustainable Environment 35 Tress G, Tress B, Fry G. Clarifying integrative research concepts in landscape ecology. Landscape Ecol. 2005b;20:479–93. Tress G, Tress B, Fry G. Analysis of the barriers to integration in landscape research projects. Land Use Policy. 2007;24:374–85. Van Driesche J, Lane M. Conservation through conversation: collaborative planning for reuse of a former military property in Sauk County, Wisconsin, USA. Plan Theory Pract.

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