Chapter 16. Edges: Where Landscape Elements Meet

  1. David B. Lindenmayer and
  2. Richard J. Hobbs
  1. Gary W. Luck

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692400.ch16

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

Luck, G. W. (2008) Edges: Where Landscape Elements Meet, 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.ch16

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:

  • structural change;
  • ecosystem function;
  • spatial patterns;
  • revegetation;
  • landmass

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Abstract

  • Introduction

  • Defining landscapes, edges and edge effects

  • A brief history of edge theory

  • What do we currently know?

  • What do we need to know?

  • Landscape design principles

  • References