16. Ethnoecology and Landscapes

  1. E. N. Anderson3,
  2. D. Pearsall4,
  3. E. Hunn5 and
  4. N. Turner6
  1. Leslie Main Johnson1 and
  2. Iain Davidson-Hunt2

Published Online: 7 JUL 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118015872.ch16



How to Cite

Johnson, L. M. and Davidson-Hunt, I. (2011) Ethnoecology and Landscapes, in Ethnobiology (eds E. N. Anderson, D. Pearsall, E. Hunn and N. Turner), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118015872.ch16

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Department of Anthropology, University of California, Riverside, CA, USA

  2. 4

    Department of Anthropology, University of Missouri, Columbia, USA

  3. 5

    Department of Anthropology, University of Washington, USA

  4. 6

    School of Environmental Studies, University of Victoria, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Dept of Anthropology, Athabaska University, Athabasca, AB, USA

  2. 2

    Natural Resources Institute, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 JUL 2011
  2. Published Print: 18 JUL 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470547854

Online ISBN: 9781118015872



  • ethnoecology and landscapes - cultural understandings of relationships among organisms;
  • navigating landscapes, the way people perceive landscape - through systems of orientation;
  • field trips, participant observation - learning about landscape, documentation of ecotopes


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Landscapes and Ethnoecology

  • References