Chapter 4. Traditional Land-Use Systems: Sustainability, Efficiency and Biodiversity

  1. Colin Hindmarch1 and
  2. Mike Pienkowski2

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470694978.ch4

Land Management: The Hidden Costs

Land Management: The Hidden Costs

How to Cite

Hindmarch, C. and Pienkowski, M. (2000) Traditional Land-Use Systems: Sustainability, Efficiency and Biodiversity, in Land Management: The Hidden Costs, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470694978.ch4

Author Information

  1. 1

    EFNCP, Hampshire (UK)

  2. 2

    EFNCP, Peterborough (UK)

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 10 JUL 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632056521

Online ISBN: 9780470694978

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Keywords:

  • traditional land-uses systems;
  • sustainable land-uses;
  • pastoral systems;
  • palaeo-ecological view

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Issues

  • Sustainable land-uses

  • Character of extensive land user

  • Farming efficiency and ecological complexity

  • Habitat scale effects of optimising production within extensive systems

  • Marsh Fritillary butterfly

  • Red-billed Chough (Pyrrbocorax pyrrbocorax)

  • Landscape scale effects of optimising production within extensive systems

  • Concluding thoughts

  • Summary