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Title Landscape ecology and geographic information systems / edited by Roy Haines-Young, David R. Green, Steven Cousins.
Imprint London ; New York : Taylor & Francis, 1993.


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Description 1 online resource (ix, 288 pages : illustrations, maps
Series Applications of geographic information systems series
Applications of geographic information system.
Note Cover title: Landscape ecology and GIS.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Subject Landscape ecology.
Information storage and retrieval systems -- Landscape ecology.
Geographic information systems.
Landscape ecology -- Remote sensing.
Information storage and retrieval systems -- Landscape ecology.
Geographic Information Systems.
geografische informatiesystemen
geographical information systems
landscape ecology
ruimtelijke ordening
physical planning
remote sensing
Landscape Ecology
Geographical Information Systems
Terrestrial Ecology
Geografische informatiesystemen
Terrestrische ecologie
Genre Geographic information systems.
Geographic information systems.
Contents Landscape ecology and spatial information systems / R. Haines-Young, D.R. Green, S. Cousins -- The role of geographic information systems for landscape ecological studies / D.A. Stow -- Landscape ecology, geographic information systems and nature conservation / P.B. Bridgewater -- The tradition of landscape ecology in Czechoslovakia / J.R. Petch, J. Kolejka -- Equilibrium landscapes and their aftermath : spatial heterogeneity and the role of the new technology / C.J. Lavers, R.H. Haines-Young -- Hierarchy in ecology : its relevance to landscape ecology and geographic information systems / S. Cousins -- Landscape response units : process-based self-organising systems / F. Perez-Trejo -- Problems of sampling the landscape / A.R. Harrison, R. Dunn -- A methodology for acquiring information on vegetation succession from remotely sensed imagery / D.R. Green [and others] -- Landscape structural analysis of central Belgium using SPOT data / H. Gulinck, O. Walpot, P. Janssens -- Using cover-type likelihoods and typicalities in a geographic information system data structure to map gradually changing environments / T.F. Wood, G.M. Foody.
The use of remote sensing (SPOT) for the survey of ecological patterns, applied to two different ecosystems in Belgium and Zaire / R. Goossens [and others] -- Managing environmental radioactivity monitoring data : a geographic information system approach / I. Heywood, S. Cornelius -- Using hydrological models and geographic information systems to assist with the management of surface water in agricultural landscapes / R.A. MacMillan, P.A. Furley, R.G. Healey -- The effects of management on heath and mire hydrology : a framework for a geographic information system approach / A.M. Gurnell, P.J. Edwards, C.T. Hill -- Use of geographic information systems for interpreting land-use policy and modelling effects of land-use change / R. Aspinall -- Effects of beaver and moose on boreal forest landscapes / C.A. Johnston, J. Pastor, R.J. Naiman -- The ecological interpretation of satellite imagery with special reference to bird habitats / G.H. Griffiths [and others] -- The use of landscape models for the prediction of the environmental impact of forestry / C. Lavers, R. Haines-Young, M. Avery.
Summary Following a workshop on environmental applications of GIS technology, this book contains a variety of papers on the conceptual frameworks behind spatial analysis in ecology, information handling techniques and applied studies in plant and animal ecology and landscape modelling.
Other Author Haines-Young, R. H. (Roy H.)
Green, David R., 1956-
Cousins, Steven, 1948-
Other Title Print version: Landscape ecology and geographic information systems. London ; New York : Taylor & Francis, 1993 0748400028
Other Title Landscape ecology and GIS