Modeling Of Land-use And Ecological Dynamics

byDan MalkinsonEditorDanny Czamanski, Itzhak Benenson

Paperback | August 27, 2016

Modeling Of Land-use And Ecological Dynamics by Dan Malkinson
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As cities are rapidly expanding and encroaching into agricultural and natural areas, a question of primary concern is how this expansion affects surrounding agriculture and natural landscapes. This book presents a wide spectrum of both theoretical and empirical approaches to simulation and assessment of landscape dynamics. The first part presents state-of-the-art modelling approaches pertaining to land-use changes entailed by the urban sprawl, at different spatial resolutions and temporal time scales. The second part is dedicated to case studies of the effects and consequences of the emerging urban-agriculture open space patterns.
Prof.Daniel Czamanski is an economist specializing in urban spatial dynamics and in energy economics. He is a associate dean for graduate studies and research in the Faculty of Architecture and Town Planning at the Technion - Israel Institute of Technology. He is the director of the city complexity research lab. Czamanski has published...
Title:Modeling Of Land-use And Ecological DynamicsFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:193 pages, 9.25 X 6.1 X 0 inShipping dimensions:193 pages, 9.25 X 6.1 X 0 inPublished:August 27, 2016Publisher:Springer NatureLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3662514109

ISBN - 13:9783662514108

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