Long-Term Ecological Changes in the Densely Populated Rural Landscapes of China

  1. Ruth S. Defries,
  2. Gregory P. Asner and
  3. Richard A. Houghton
  1. Erie C. Ellis

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/153GM23

Ecosystems and Land Use Change

Ecosystems and Land Use Change

How to Cite

Ellis, E. C. (2004) Long-Term Ecological Changes in the Densely Populated Rural Landscapes of China, in Ecosystems and Land Use Change (eds R. S. Defries, G. P. Asner and R. A. Houghton), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/153GM23

Author Information

  1. Department of Geography and Environmental Systems, University of Maryland Baltimore County, Baltimore, Maryland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904184

Online ISBN: 9781118665985

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Keywords:

  • Land use—Decision making—Case studies;
  • Environmental degradation—Case studies

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Measuring Change Across China's Village Landscapes

  • Lessons Learned