Chapter 14. Incorporating Edge Effects into Landscape Design and Management

  1. David B. Lindenmayer and
  2. Richard J. Hobbs
  1. Thomas D. Sisk

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692400.ch14

Managing and Designing Landscapes for Conservation: Moving from Perspectives to Principles

Managing and Designing Landscapes for Conservation: Moving from Perspectives to Principles

How to Cite

Sisk, T. D. (2008) Incorporating Edge Effects into Landscape Design and Management, in Managing and Designing Landscapes for Conservation: Moving from Perspectives to Principles (eds D. B. Lindenmayer and R. J. Hobbs), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692400.ch14

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 15 OCT 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405159142

Online ISBN: 9780470692400

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Keywords:

  • landscape design;
  • human activities;
  • anthropogenic activities;
  • ecological processes;
  • land uses

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Abstract

  • Introduction

  • The emerging mechanistic understanding of edge effects

  • Predictive models of edge responses

  • Modelling edge effects at the landscape level

  • Current capabilities and remaining challenges

  • Principles for addressing edge effects in landscape design

  • Acknowledgements

  • References