This book is for landscape architects and other planning professions. This book contains chapters on recent developments in studies of landscape architecture.
Theoretical foundations, theories, methods, and applications will be essential parts of this reference book. In addition, this book addresses several very different subjects of study; landscape management, biodiversity, landscape restoration, landscape design, and urban design related to theory, practice and the results will be covered.
Contents Section 1 Landscape Planning 1 Biosphere Reserves 2 Land Use/Cover Classification Techniques Using Optical Remotely Sensed Data in Landscape Planning 3 GIS in Landscape Planning 4 An Approach to Landscape Planning in Borders 5 Urban Green Space System Planning 6 Tourism Planning in Rural Areas and Organization Possibilities 7 Agriculture and Rurality as Constructor of Sustainable Cultural Landscape 8 Residents' Perceptions of and Attitudes Toward Sustainable Tourism Planning and Management in Amasra (Turkey) 9 Woody Plants in Landscape Planning and Landscape Design 10 Integration of Infrastructures in Landscape - An Opportunity to Landscape Planning Improvement 11 Ecological Landscape Planning, with a Focus on the Coastal Zone Section 2 Landscape Design 12 Landscape Perception 13 Urban Landscape Design 14 Irrigation 15 Private Plantation Techniques 16 Xeriscape in Landscape Design