Chapter 35. Core Principles for Using Natural Disturbance Regimes to Inform Landscape Management

  1. David B. Lindenmayer and
  2. Richard J. Hobbs
  1. Malcolm L. Hunter Jr.

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692400.ch35

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

Hunter, M. L. (2008) Core Principles for Using Natural Disturbance Regimes to Inform Landscape 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.ch35

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:

  • disturbance regimes;
  • landscape management;
  • natural dynamics;
  • anthropogenic disturbance;
  • spatial patterns

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Abstract

  • Introduction

  • Emulating natural disturbance regimes has limitations

  • Species differ in their responses to disturbances

  • Temporal patterns

  • Spatial patterns

  • Disturbance legacies

  • The interaction of natural and anthropogenic disturbances

  • Investigating disturbance regimes

  • An alternative model

  • References